Sweet 'n' Tangy Pot Roast

Source: 
Taste of Home
Time: 
Prep Time: 
Serves: 
8
Ingredients: 
  • 3 lbs boneless beef chuck roast
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon salt
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1⁄4 cup red wine or 1⁄4 cup beef broth
  • 1 envelope brown gravy mix
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1⁄8 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 3 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1⁄4 cup cold water
Directions: 
  1. Place roast in 5 qt slow cooker.
  2. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  3. In a bowl, combine the water, ketchup, wine or broth, gravy mix, mustard, Worcestershire sauce and garlic powder; pour over meat.
  4. Cover and cook on low for 9-10 hours or until meat is tender.
  5. Combine cornstarch and cold water until smooth.
  6. Stir into slow cooker.
  7. Cover and cook on high for 30 minutes or until gravy is thickened.
  8. Remove meat from slow cooker.
  9. Slice and serve with gravy.
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