Crock Pot Roast

pot roast


2 ½ -3 lb. pot roast or chuck roast

2 small onions quartered

6 carrots cut into ½ inch pieces

6 medium potatoes cut into 1-inch pieces

½ teaspoon dried basil

½ teaspoon dried thyme

¼ teaspoon pepper

1 clove garlic, minced

¼ cup quick cooking tapioca


Trim fat from roast. Brown roast on all sides.

Place vegetables in crock pot.

Sprinkle with tapioca.

Place meat on top. Cut to fit as needed.

Pour in 1 ½ cups water. (or tomato juice)

Cover and cook on-

High – 5-6 hours

Medium – 8-9 hours

Low – 10-12 hours

To serve, remove meat and vegetables to warm platter.

Skim fat from top of gravy.

Pass gravy with pot roast.



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