Monkey Stew


1 pd hamburger
1(16oz) can stewed tomatoes
1(6oz) can tomatoe paste
3(6oz) cans water
1 onion, sliced
thin sliced cabbage wedges
1 tablespoon sugar
1 teaspoon season salt
1/8 teaspoon pepper
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon garlic salt
4 large potatoes, peeled and diced
4 meduim carrots, peeled and diced
3 stalks celery, peeled and diced
1(16oz) green beans

Form hamburger into small balls; brown in skillet; drain.

Place stewed tomatoes,paste and water in skillet, stir until pasteis throughly blended.

Return meat to skillet along with spices,onion,potatoes,carrots and celery.Simmer 40 minutes or until carrots and potatoes are done.

Put in green beans and cabbage and cook additional 5-10 minutes until cabbage is done.



Not sure where grandma came up with the name for this but us kids always enjoyed it when she made it