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Tangy Pork Stew

Dutch oven cooking is as popular now as it was centuries ago and today’s cooks have discovered that this type of cookware is capable of producing an amazing array of delicious meals. We have collected many Dutch oven recipes over the years and we hope you will use them to create some great meals for your family and friends.

A tangy stew of pork and potatoes to warm you inside and out during cold day and night. Best served with crusty bread or corn muffins for dipping into stew and cleaning the bowls!


2 pounds cubed pork stew meat
1 (11 ounce) can whole kernel corn
1 (14 ounce) can stewed tomatoes
1 (10.75 ounce) can cream of mushroom soup
ground black pepper to taste
garlic powder to taste
1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
8 red potatoes
2 tablespoons cornstarch, or as needed
1 green bell pepper, chopped
1 red bell pepper, chopped
1 sweet onion, diced
1 (14 ounce) can beef broth
1 tablespoon Italian seasoning
1 1/4 cups milk
salt to taste

Cooking Instructions:

Prep time: 15 minutes
Cooking time:  2 hours

Cooking Steps:

  • Using a cast iron skillet, heat olive oil.
  • Mix salt, pepper, garlic powder, and cornstarch.
  • Lightly coat the pork with the mixture.  
  • Put the coated pork in the skillet, and cook until lightly browned but not done.
  • Transfer to a slow cooker and add the potatoes, onion, green bell pepper and red bell pepper.
  • In a mixing bowl combine mix the tomatoes, cream of mushroom soup, milk, broth, and Italian seasoning. Then pour the mixture to the slow cooker. Cover and bring into a boil for 1 hour.
  • Reduce the heat to medium and continue cooking for another 1 hour.
  • Serve while hot.

Our Dutch oven recipes are primarily used with cast iron dutch ovens, but you may also use them with aluminum dutch ovens or enameled dutch ovens. If you are new to dutch oven cooking, we recommend you consider buying cookware made by a reputable manufacturer such a Lodge, Le Crueset, Staub, All-Clad, Mario Battali, Calphalon and Emerilware. We check prices regularly for dutch ovens and by far the best prices have always been found at Amazon.



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