This time around something simple. I'd love to see what you all can do with the king of meat, the mighty beef. What about a deadline in two weeks, March 29th? Should be plenty of time!
EDIT: Shit, I totally forgot about the vegetarians here, including thenewgreen, right? For you the challenge to make something good with meat replacers / tofu.
Beef Bacon Beer and Cheese Soup
1 pound beef
¼ cup butter
¼ cup flour
2 teaspoons garlic powder1/2 to 2 teaspoons ground chile de arbol (or 1/2 to 2 teaspoons cayenne pepper; to taste)1 teaspoon smoked paprika
1 teaspoon kosher salt
1 teaspoon pepper
1 cup beer
1 cup beef broth
2 cups half and half
8 ounces mild cheddar cheese, shredded
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1 can diced white potatoes
I stole it from this guy because I made his and didn't like it with chicken: