Savory Pot Roast

20m Prep Time
3h30m Cook Time
0 Yield
Preparation Directions
STOVE TOP METHOD

STEP ONE

HEAT oil in Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Combine 3 tablespoons flour, celery salt, marjoram, salt and pepper in shallow dish. Coat meat evenly with flour mixture. Add meat and any remaining flour mixture to Dutch oven. Brown meat on all sides. Add onion, 1/2 cup water, tomato sauce and bouillon granules. Cover and simmer 2 hours.

STEP TWO

ADD carrots and potatoes. Cover and simmer about 1 hour or until tender. Place meat and vegetables on serving platter. Cover with foil to keep warm. Heat liquid in Dutch oven until boiling.

STEP THREE

STIR 1/4 cup cold water and remaining 2 tablespoons flour in small bowl until smooth. Stir into hot liquid. Cook over medium-high heat, stirring constantly, until thickened and bubbly. Serve with meat and vegetables.
SLOW COOKER METHOD

STEP ONE

COAT slow cooker with Crisco® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray.

STEP TWO

COMBINE 3 tablespoons flour, celery salt, marjoram, salt and pepper in shallow dish. Coat meat evenly with flour mixture. Heat oil in large skillet over medium-high heat. Brown meat on all sides. Place onion, tomato sauce, bouillon granules, carrots, potatoes and any remaining flour mixture in slow cooker with browned meat on top. Omit water.

STEP THREE

COVER and cook on Low 8 to 10 hours or on High 4 to 5 hours. Remove meat and vegetables from slow cooker onto serving platter. Cover with foil to keep warm. Heat liquid in slow cooker on High until hot. Stir 1/4 cup cold water and remaining 2 tablespoons flour in small bowl until smooth. Stir into hot liquid. Cook until smooth and creamy. Serve with meat and vegetables.

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