1. Food
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Discuss in my forum

Crockpot Roast Dinner

User Rating 4 Star Rating (8 Reviews)


Crockpot Roast Dinner
This classic crockpot roast dinner recipe is a fabulous and easy meal in one dish. Be sure to read How to Cook Pot Roast before you begin for best results.

Prep Time: 25 minutes

Cook Time: 9 hours

Total Time: 9 hours, 25 minutes

Yield: 6 servings


  • 2 Tbsp. flour
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1/8 tsp. pepper
  • 1 tsp. dried marjoram leaves
  • 1/2 tsp. dried thyme leaves
  • 2 lb. boneless beef top round, cut into 6 pieces
  • 1 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 4 potatoes, peeled, cut into chunks
  • 1 (16 oz.) pkg. baby carrots
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1 (14 oz.) can ready to serve beef broth
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 Tbsp. cornstarch
  • 1/4 cup water


Combine flour, salt, pepper, marjoram, and thyme on large plate and coat beef with this mixture. Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Cook beef pieces in olive oil for 2-3 minutes on each side to brown. Set aside.

Combine potatoes, carrots and onion in 4 quart slow cooker. Place meat on vegetables. Pour beef broth, water, and Worcestershire sauce over meat. Cover crockpot and cook on low for 8-10 hours until beef is tender.

Remove meat and vegetables from crockpot and place on serving platter. Cover with foil to keep warm and place in the oven that has been heated to 200 degrees F. Combine cornstarch and water in a small bowl and mix well with wire whisk. Add to liquid in crockpot, turn to high and cook uncovered for 10-15 minutes until gravy is thickened. Serve the gravy with beef and vegetables.

User Reviews

Reviews for this section have been closed.

 5 out of 5
Delish!, Guest

Made this for dinner tonight. The only slight change I made was the use of rosemary since I didn't have thyme. This was very good---the meat was very tender and the vegetables were perfect. Thanks for a great recipe.

4 out of 4 people found this helpful.

See all 8 reviews

Related Video
How to Deadhead Flowers

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.