French Pot Roast
This succulent pot roast is simmered to perfection in your very own slow cooker.
round, or chuck roast, boneless
soup, french onion
sweet red bell peppers
green, seeded, sliced
Trim excess fat from roast; rub beef well with flour; brown in oil in a large skillet or an electric slow cooker. Place meat in slow cooker; pour onion soup over; cover cooker. Cook on Low for 10 hours or on High for 5 hours, or until meat is tender when pierced with a two tined fork. Place green pepper rings on roast to steam during last 10 minutes of cooking.
Remove meat and pepper rings to heated serving platter; keep hot while making gravy from juices. Turn heat to high. Combine ¼ cup flour and ½ cup cold water in a cup to make a smooth paste. Stir into slow cooker; cover; cook 15 minutes; taste and season with salt and pepper if needed.
First published: 1996-01-27 last updated: 2015-03-31