Claim Jumper is a restaurant chain headquartered in California with 45 locations through out the western states. They are known for a large menu with a wide range of foods. The menu features a wide range of foods, including sandwiches, pizzas, and salads, but focuses mainly on meats such as steaks, and ribs. They have become well known for their signature desserts. Claim Jumper has licensed its name to frozen food producer American Pie, LLC to create a line of frozen dinners, which are sold in grocery stores.
Claim Jumper Copycat Recipe
12 ounces chuck roast, fully cooked and
cut into 1-inch squares
3 ounces carrots, roasted
2 1/2 ounces turnips, roasted
2 1/2 ounces sweet potatoes, roasted
5 ounces onion, roasted
6 ounces herb gravy (See recipe below.)
4 ounces beef stock/beef au jus
2 1/2 ounces olive oil
1 ounce garlic, chopped
3/4 ounce shallot, chopped
1/2 ounce fresh herbs (thyme, rosemary, oregano), chopped
1 cup beef stock/beef au jus
1 1/2 cups beef gravy
For roast: Roast the vegetables ahead using olive oil, salt, pepper and a small amount of fresh herbs until tender. Place the cubed roast into a heated skillet and add the carrot, turnip, sweet potato and onion. Add the herb gravy and the au jus, cover and simmer for 5 minutes. Scoop the mashed potato into the center of a dish. Place the meat and vegetables around the mashed potato and top with the sauce. Garnish with a rosemary sprig and serve with buttermilk biscuits.
For gravy: Place the olive oil in a sauce pot and heat. Add the garlic, shallots and fresh herbs. Simmer until the garlic turns to a golden brown. Add the beef stock and beef gravy and simmer for 5 minutes.