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Recipe: sous vide beef short ribs with smashed avocado toast

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sous vide beef short ribs with smashed avocado toast

Are you looking for a hearty and flavorful beef breakfast dish? Shredded Beef Short Ribs plus smashed avocados on whole-grain toast make this recipe a new brunch favorite.


  • 1 3/4 pounds beef Chuch Shirt Ribs, Boneless
  • 1/2 cup prepared roasted tomato salsa
  • 2 avocados, pitted
  • 4 slices whole grain seedy bread, toasted
  • 1 tomato, cut into 8 slices
  • 1 lime, cut into 4 wedges


  1. Attach sous vide wand to stock pot. Fill pot with water according to manufacturer's instructions.
  2. Preheat sous vide wand to 160°F.
  3. Place beef and salsa in food-safe plastic bag and seal, removing as much air as possible.

    Cook's Tip: For best results use a vacuum sealer.

  4. Submerge bag in water. Set timer for 24 hours.
  5. At end of cooking time, carefully remove bag from pot, open bag and pour 1 cup of cooking liquid into small bowl; remove ribs; discard bag. Shred beef with two forks. Remove fat from cooking liquid.
  6. Remove avocado flesh from peel. Use potato masher or fork to lightly smash avocado to spread-like consistency.
  7. Divide ingredients evenly and layer each piece of bread with avocado spread, a tomato slice and shredded beef. Drizzle cooking liquid over each serving. Season with salt and pepper. Serve with wedge of lime.

Nutrition information per serving, 1 loaded toast: 643 Calories; 390.6 Calories from fat; 43.4g Total Fat (14.7 g Saturated Fat; 1.8 g Trans Fat; 3.4 g Polyunsaturated Fat; 24.1 g Monounsaturated Fat;) 123 mg Cholesterol; 496 mg Sodium; 30 g Total Carbohydrate; 8.2 g Dietary Fiber; 38 g Protein; 0 mg Calcium; 6 mg Iron; 1006 mg Potassium; 0.5 mg Riboflavin; 8 mg Niacin; 0.7 mg Vitamin B6; 4.3 mcg Vitamin B12; 320 mg Phosphorus; 13.1 mg Zinc; 43.2 mcg Selenium; 131.8 mg Choline.

This recipe is an excellent source of Dietary Fiber, Protein, Iron, Potassium, Riboflavin, Niacin, Vitamin B6, Vitamin B12, Phosphorus, Zinc, Selenium, and Choline.

Ribs |  Sous Vide