Get recipes in your inbox!Subscribe

Beef Macaroni Soup

Site Index Beef Macaroni Soup

This post may contain affiliate links. See my privacy policy for details.

Beef Macaroni Soup
Beef Macaroni Soup

Beef Macaroni Soup.

Do you guys see the pattern with my recipes this winter?

Sometimes you just don’t feel like a tomato based soup, am I right? Don’t get me wrong, I love my Classic Beef & Tomato Macaroni Soup. It’s just that the other day I was REALLY craving macaroni in my soup. Thus I whipped up some simple beef macaroni soup with a beef broth base instead.

This has become my “thing” this year., soups with macaroni in them.. They are filling, completely satisfying for that winter carb craving that seems to hit me all winter long and packed with protein and vegetables. It’s the perfect meal!

This time around I had an Instant Pot full of beef bone broth that I had whipped up, so I wanted to make a soup that was beef broth based instead of tomato based. Mike actually doesn’t like barley ( I don’t get it, I really don’t. Barley is the BOSS) so barley was out. Beef macaroni soup was in.

 Beef Macaroni Soup by @kitchenmagpie

Now your soup isn’t going to look as greasy as mine does, unless you make some homemade beef bone broth. That is covered in my How to Make Crockpot Bone Broth post and it is definitely a healthier route to go instead of store bought broth (which I also use all the time in my kitchen, so don’t fret.) It also makes it super beefy tasting and all that “grease” is actually all the good stuff for you.

This is easily customizable to your liking and you can see that I don’t have celery in my soup.

I never have celery in my soup.

I hate celery in my soup.

Blech. Texture problem. For sure.

However, I love the flavour of celery so I use it in my bone broth, so this soup does have the flavour in there. You can chop up celery and use it to your liking!

Happy cooking all!

Love,

Karlynn

PIN THIS RECIPE to your SOUP RECIPES Board  and Remember to FOLLOW ME ON PINTEREST!

How to make a simple Beef Macaroni Soup with beef stewing meat #soup #beef #macaroni

Learn to cook like the Kitchen Magpie

Beef Macaroni Soup

How to make a simple Beef Macaroni Soup with beef stewing meat

5 from 1 vote
Prep Time
15 minutes
Cook Time
1 hour
Total Time
1 hour 15 minutes
Course
Soup
Cuisine
American
Servings
5
Calories
506
Author
Karlynn Johnston

Ingredients

  • 2 lb beef stew meat cubed
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 8 cups strong beef broth or bone broth
  • 2 cups potatoes peeled and chopped
  • 2 cups chopped carrots
  • 1 white onion diced
  • 1 cup celery optional
  • 2 bay leaves
  • 2 tsp Worcestershire sauce or to taste
  • 1 tsp salt or to taste, depends on how salty your broth is!
  • 1 1/2 cups dry macaroni

Instructions

  1. In a large pan, brown the beef in oil then drain. Place in either a large stockpot or a crockpot.
  2. Stir in the broth, potatoes, carrots, onion, bay leaves, Worcestershire sauce Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 1 hour in the stock pot OR cook on low for 6-8 hours in the crockpot.
  3. Half an hour before serving, add in the macaroni and cook.
  4. Serve!

Recipe Notes

This soup is excellent with a strong bone broth. If you desire, you can add in a large can of diced tomatoes, but I prefer a nice strong beef flavour to mine.

Nutrition Information

Calories: 506kcal, Carbohydrates: 42g, Protein: 51g, Fat: 13g, Saturated Fat: 3g, Cholesterol: 112mg, Sodium: 2081mg, Potassium: 1510mg, Fiber: 5g, Sugar: 4g, Vitamin A: 172.9%, Vitamin C: 18.4%, Calcium: 12.2%, Iron: 43.8%

All calories and info are based on a third party calculator and are only an estimate. Actual nutritional info will vary with brands used, your measuring methods, portion sizes and more.

Made this recipe?

Share a photo of what you made on Instagram or Facebook and tag me @thekitchenmagpie or hashtag it #thekitchenmagpie.

Please rate this recipe in the comments below to help out your fellow cooks!

Save Your Favorite Recipes!
Create an account and save recipes

Karlynn Johnston

I’m a busy mom of two, wife & cookbook author who loves creating fast, fresh meals for my little family on the Canadian Prairies. Karlynn Facts: I'm allergic to broccoli. I've never met a cocktail that I didn't like. I would rather burn down my house than clean it. Most of all, I love helping YOU get dinner ready because there's nothing more important than connecting with our loved ones around the dinner table!

Learn more about me

Site Index Beef Macaroni Soup

Reader Interactions

Comments & Recipe Tips Share a tip or comment!

  1. Missy says

    I put ham broth base in it and beef onion soup mix

  2. Avery says

    THE BEST! I love how it uses bone broth – heath win!!!

Leave a Comment or Recipe Tip

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.