Recipes for Short Ribs From the Slow Cooker, Stovetop, and Oven

Tender, melt-in-your-mouth beef short ribs make a wonderful meal, especially during the cooler fall and winter months. Use a slow cooker, cook in a Dutch oven, on the stovetop or in the oven.

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    Slow Cooker Short Ribs Burgundy
    Slow Cooker Short Ribs Burgundy. Photo of Slow Cooker Short Ribs © Diana Rattray

    These delicious boneless short ribs get loads of flavor from red wine and beef broth mixed with packaged gravy mix, and they're so quick and easy to prepare and cook in the slow cooker. Serve these short ribs with mashed potatoes and cream-style corn, or use your own favorite vegetables on the side. If you use bone-in ribs, allow about 5 pounds for 4 to 6 people.

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    Short Ribs With Cabbage
    Short Ribs With Cabbage. Photo of Short Ribs With Cabbage © Diana Rattray

    Melt-in-your-mouth short ribs are braised to perfection with a little bacon, apple juice, beef broth, and wedges of cabbage. This is a comforting meal, ideal for a cool fall or winter day. Try a steak grill seasoning on these ribs, but feel free to use your favorite seasoned salt blend.

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    Cider-Braised Beef Short Ribs
    Cider-Braised Beef Short Ribs. Photo of Cider-Braised Beef Short Ribs © Diana Rattray

    These delicious beef short ribs are braised with vegetables in the slow cooker in a mixture of cider and beef broth.

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    Golden Short Ribs
    Golden Short Ribs. Photo of Golden Short Ribs © Diana Rattray

    Flavorful beef short ribs are tender and delicious in the slow cooker. Serve these short ribs with mashed potatoes and biscuits or rolls.

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    Beef Short Ribs
    Beef Short Ribs. Photo of Beef Short Ribs © Diana Rattray

    These beef short ribs make an easy meal in one pot. The slow cooked short ribs are cooked with potatoes and vegetables, along with a flavorful barbecue sauce mixture for a fabulous family meal.

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    Slow Cooker Braised Short Ribs
    Slow Cooker Braised Short Ribs. Photo of Slow Cooker Braised Short Ribs © Diana Rattray

    Short ribs are simply braised in the slow cooker with apple juice, beef broth, and seasonings. Serve the tender short ribs with potatoes and a tossed salad for a delicious family meal.

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    These short ribs are cooked in the slow cooker, then served with a wonderful sour cream sauce.

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    Short ribs are baked with potatoes, carrots, small white onions, and zesty beef broth mixture.

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    These tasty beef short ribs are cooked with a flavorful, tangy sauce. Serve these beef ribs with mashed potatoes, noodles, or rice for a perfect everyday meal.

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    Beef short ribs are cooked on the stovetop then a delicious gravy is made with onions and the pan juices.