"It would be nice if the Food and Drug Administration stopped issuing warnings about toxic substances and just gave me the names of one or two things still safe to eat."--Robert Fuoss

Marie-Elena’s Pot Roast Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Marie-Elena’s Pot Roast, by , is from The SODEIKES Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Marie Elena SODEIKES

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 Tbsp. flour
2 tsp salt
1½ tsp thyme
¼ tsp ground pepper
1 small bay leaf (crumbled)
2 large onions (quartered)
2 large cloves crushed garlic
2 Tbsp. oil
6 medium carrots (diagonal)
6 large celery stalks (halved)
8 small potatoes (halved)
5 lb. beef for pot roast
¾ cup water or beef broth

Directions:
Directions:
Mix flour, salt, thyme, pepper and bay leaf. Rub into meat. Heat oil in large skillet with dome vented lid or in Dutch oven. Brown meat slowly on all sides. When browning last side add onions and garlic. Brown slightly. Cover and open vent or leave lid slightly ajar. Simmer 1½ hours. Stir onions once or twice. Add carrots, celery, potatoes and water or beef broth. Simmer covered until all is tender (2-2½ hours). Add a little more water or beef broth if evaporated. Remove roast. Let rest several minutes. Slice desired number of servings. Arrange on heated platter with vegetables. Cover and refrigerate or freeze remaining roast.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

1W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!