Beef Pot Roast

The aroma of pot roast cooking on the stove is almost as wonderful as the first tender taste. From Yankee to Southern to crockpot versions, these easy recipes make a pot roast as good as, if not better, than Mom's.

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Winter Pot Roast

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Lemon peel and dried apricot add interest to this tasty roast. This no-fuss, one-pot meal is a great choice for busy weekdays.

How to Cook Pot Roast

Think of pot roast as the ultimate comfort-food chameleon. It starts out as a jumble of meat, veggies and liquid tossed into a pot, but then it converts into a rich, flavorful dish. If you decide to learn how to cook pot roast, you'll be making some culinary magic, turning budget-friendly ingredients into something wonderful with little effort. A pot roast takes longer to cook than a regular roast, but you won't be wasting your time fussing over it.

How to Cook a Pot Roast in the Oven

Knowing how cook a pot roast in the oven is one of two key elements in the perfect Sunday meal--the other is family.

Pantry Pot Roast

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Add sweetness and tenderness to an inexpensive cut of beef by simmering in a slow cooker with apple juice and mixed dried fruit.

German-Style Beef Roast

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Red wine, dill pickles, and mustard flavor this slow cooker beef roast.

French Pot Roast

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Slow cooker pot roast is a dinner standard in many kitchens. This recipe uses bottled French salad dressing to make it even more convenient, quick, and delicious.

Wine-Braised Beef with Celery Root Puree

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Rich tastes come together in this satisfying mix of wine-braised beef and celery root puree.

Company Pot Roast

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This recipe adds apples, parsnips, dried plums, and a savory rub of garlic, sage, and cayenne pepper to classic pot roast.

Curried Beef and Biscuits

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For a modern take on down-home pot roast, cook the meat in an Indian-spiced gravy and top with biscuits.

Double-Duty Pot Roast

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Chopped onion, celery and carrot act as an edible, flavor-boosting roasting rack for the juicy pot roast.

How to Cook Pot Roast in a Crock Pot

Grandma slaved all day over the stove to serve her family a pot roast this tender and flavorful. Lucky for busy cooks today, we know how to cook pot roast in a crock pot and get a similar result with a lot less fuss and bother.

Country French Beef Stew

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Slow-cooking intensifies the flavor in this beef-bean-and-vegetable stew.

Mushroom-Sauced Pot Roast

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Pot roast with vegetables is a good meal if you're a beginner cook, and it's even easier when you use your slow cooker.

Chunky Pot Roast-Portobello Soup

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The umami level of this soup is off the charts, thanks to the pot roast, red wine and portobello mushrooms.

Fennel Pot Roast

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Roasted fennel and mushrooms add big flavor to classic beef pot roast.

Beef and Red Bean Chili

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If you usually make chili with ground beef, try chuck roast for a change. This is a perfect slow cooker main dish recipe for the busy Christmas season.

Garden Pot Roast

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Adapt this beef pot roast recipe to whatever fresh vegetables are in season.

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