Friday, May 18, 2012

Balsamic and Onion Pot Roast (and How to Make Pot Roast in a CrockPot) from Kalyn's Kitchen

Balsamic and Onion Pot Roast (and How to Make Pot Roast in a CrockPot) from Kalyn's Kitchen found on
This Balsamic and Onion Pot Roast uses all my tricks for making pot roast in the slow cooker.  (Photo from Kalyn's Kitchen)

(For Friday Favorites we spotlight past recipes that you may have missed,  and this pot roast with balsamic vinegar and onions is something I have been enjoying for years!)

This pot roast recipe shares the techniques I think are essential for getting good results when you make pot roast in the slow cooker.  I know there are lots of variations for slow cooker pot roast, but this recipe for Balsamic and Onion Pot Roast is one of my personal favorites, and it's been one of the most popular recipes on Kalyn's Kitchen for quite a few years.

Ingredients for this recipe:
Boneless chuck roast, steak rub, olive oil, water, onions, beef stock, balsamic vinegar, tomato sauce.

I hope you enjoy trying this from-scratch slow cooker recipe!  Use this link to get the recipe for Balsamic and Onion Pot Roast from Kalyn's Kitchen.

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Balsamic and Onion Pot Roast in a CrockPot adapted by Neighbor Food

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  1. It is truly so good, hope you guys enjoy it!

  2. I'm a huge slow cooker fan and this recipe looks perfect. Can hardly wait to try it.

  3. Thanks Cheryl, hope you like it!

  4. On Google Reader all I saw of the title was "Slow-Cooker Instructions for Making Pot"


  5. That is funny! At least it inspired you to click through!

  6. OH. MY. - this looks incredible. I would buy a slow cooker for this - but I think I will try it in my Römertopf!

  7. Thanks Meeta, now I need to google to see what a Romertopf is!

  8. This is the BEST crock pot meal I've ever made/eaten! My family LOVES it!! Do you have any more recipes similar to this one?

  9. So glad you liked it. I am slowly featuring all my slow cooker recipes on this site, but you can find them on my main blog on the Recipe Index page for Slow Cooker Recipes. There are a lot of good recipes there, including a couple of other variations for pot roast or pork roast. Enjoy!


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