BAVARIAN PORK ROAST

Ellen Bales

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@Starwriter

This isn't your mother's pork roast. Or maybe it is, if your mother happens to be German. The caraway seeds are what sold me, and also the sour cream. Yum!
Recipe and photo by: bhg.com


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Serves:

6

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

9 Hr

Method:

Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients

1 1/2 - 2 lb
boneless pork roast
2 tsp
caraway seed
1 tsp
dried marjoram, crushed
3/4 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
pepper
1 Tbsp
olive oil or cooking oil
1/2 c
water
2 Tbsp
white wine vinegar

GRAVY:

8 oz
dairy sour cream (or plain yogurt)
4 tsp
cornstarch

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Trim fat from roast. In a small bowl, combine caraway seed, marjoram, salt and pepper. Rub all over roast.
2
In a large skillet, brown pork roast on all sides in hot oil. Drain off fat. Place meat in crockpot. Add the water to the skillet; bring to a gentle boil over medium heat, stirring to loosen brown bits in bottom of skillet. Pour skillet juices and vinegar into crockpot.
3
Cover and cook on low-heat setting for 8 to 10 hours or on high-heat setting for 4 to 5 hours. Remove meat from cooker; keep warm.
4
GRAVY: Skim fat from juices; measure 1-1/4 cups juices (add water if necessary). Pour juices into a saucepan; bring to a boil. Combine sour cream or yogurt and cornstarch. Stir into juices. Cook and stir over medium heat until thickened and bubbly. Cook and stir 2 minutes more. Slice meat and serve with gravy.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Main Dishes, Pork, Roasts
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: German
Other Tags: For Kids, Healthy