Effortless Slow Cooker Pot Roast
Slow cooking has never been easier with our Effortless Slow Cooker Pot Roast recipe. It’s a hearty, comforting dish that’s perfect for busy days or when you simply want a delicious, no-fuss meal. The tender, melt-in-your-mouth beef, paired with perfectly cooked vegetables and a savory gravy, will leave your taste buds satisfied and your family asking for seconds.
- 3 pounds chuck roast
- 1 onion, sliced
- 4 carrots, chopped
- 4 potatoes, diced
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 cup beef broth
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 teaspoon dried thyme
- 1 teaspoon dried rosemary
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Season the chuck roast generously with salt and pepper.
- Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Sear the roast on all sides until browned.
- Place the sliced onions, chopped carrots, diced potatoes, and minced garlic in the slow cooker.
- Put the seared roast on top of the vegetables.
- Sprinkle dried thyme and rosemary over the roast.
- Pour beef broth over everything in the slow cooker.
- Cover and cook on low for 8 hours or until the roast is tender and the vegetables are cooked through.
- Once done, transfer the roast and vegetables to a serving platter and keep warm.
- Strain the liquid from the slow cooker and use it to make a savory gravy by thickening it with a roux or cornstarch slurry.
- Serve the pot roast with the delicious gravy and enjoy!
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 8 hours
Yield: 6 servings
This Effortless Slow Cooker Pot Roast is the ultimate comfort food. Tender beef, perfectly cooked vegetables, and a savory gravy make it a family favorite.
Nutrition: Calories – 350, Fat – 15g, Carbohydrates – 20g, Protein – 30g
After a long day, there’s nothing better than coming home to the inviting aroma of a slow-cooked meal. Our Effortless Slow Cooker Pot Roast delivers on both flavor and convenience. It’s a dish that warms the heart and fills the belly, making it a staple in our family gatherings. So, set it and forget it – this recipe will become a regular in your home, too!