Slow Cooker Italian Pot Roast



I love the flavor of this pot roast!! It's to die for!! For a added kick, I put horseradish on it.

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9 Hr
Slow Cooker Crock Pot


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  • 1
    8 oz package of fresh mushrooms
  • 1 large
    sweet onion, cut in half and sliced.
  • 1
    3-4 pound boneless chuck roast
  • 1 tsp
  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1
    1 oz package, dried onion soup mix
  • 1
    14 oz can, beef broth.
  • 1
    8 oz can, tomato sauce
  • 3 Tbsp
    tomato paste
  • 1 tsp
    dry italian seasoning
  • 2 Tbsp

How to Make Slow Cooker Italian Pot Roast


  1. Place mushrooms and onion in a lightly greased 5-to 6-qt. slow cooker.
  2. Sprinkle roast with pepper. Cook roast in hot oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat 2 to 3 minutes on each side or until browned.
  3. Place roast on top of mushrooms and onion in slow cooker. Sprinkle onion soup mix over roast; pour beef broth and tomato sauce over roast. Cover and cook on LOW 8 to 10 hours or until meat shreds easily with a fork.
  4. Transfer roast to a cutting board; cut into large chunks, removing any large pieces of fat. Keep roast warm.
  5. Skim fat from juices in slow cooker; stir in tomato paste and Italian seasoning. Stir together cornstarch and 2 Tbsp. water in a small bowl until smooth; add to juices in slow cooker, stirring until blended. Increase slow cooker heat to HIGH. Cover and cook 40 minutes or until mixture is thickened. Stir in roast.

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About Slow Cooker Italian Pot Roast

Course/Dish: Beef
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Italian

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