Preparation / Directions:
In large skillet or slow-cooking pot with browning unit, cook bacon several minutes. Remove bacon and set aside. Coat beef with flour and brown on all sides in bacon mixture. Combine steak, bacon drippings, cooked bacon, seasonings, boullon, and Burgundy in slow-cooking pot. Cover and cook on low for 6 to 8 hours or until meat is tender. Turn control to high. Add mushrooms; cook on high 15 minutes. To thicken sauce, if desired, add cornstarch (dissolved in 2 tbs. cold water) with mushrooms.