The easiest, most delicious Beef Pot Roast that you make in your slow cooker! Only 7 ingredients are needed to make this incredible roast!
I just want to put this out there… this happens to be the best roast that I have ever tasted. There I said it. What has taken me so long to make it? I have seen it going around on Pinterest for years but didn’t really pay attention to all of the hype, but then a reader on my Facebook page recommended that I try it.
Hubs said it was the best roast that he has ever had and asked me to make it again for a dinner party that weekend. Everyone just raved about it and asked me for the recipe. They were shocked when I told them what I used for the recipe.
Don’t be scared about the stick of butter. this roast makes its own amazing gravy, so serve it over your favorite mashed potatoes. With just a few simple ingredients, you will find it to be so easy and mouth watering. I couldn’t stop taking nibbles of it when it was done. I burnt my tongue, but it was worth it! I am salivating now just thinking about it! I found out where this recipe originated. It has gone viral and has been pinned over a million times! I can see why!!
Only 7 ingredients are needed to make this tender, melt in your mouth roast! 3-pound chuck roast, Olive oil, 1 packet Ranch Dressing Mix, 1 packet Au Jus mix, pepperoncini peppers and butter.
in a hot skillet, add olive oil.
Season roast with pepper and sear in a hot skillet for a couple minutes.
Turn the roast over after a couple minutes. Sear the other side.
Take out 8 peppers from jar.
In a slow cooker, add roast, dry mixes, peppers, and butter. Cover and cook on LOW for 8 hours. Do Not Open Lid.
With two forks, shred beef, remove fat.
Serve this amazing roast over my favorite Mashed Potatoes Recipe.
- 3 lb chuck roast
- 2 tbsp olive oil
- salt & pepper to taste
- 1 packet ranch dressing mix
- 1 packet Au Jus mix
- ½ cup salted butter 1 stick
- 8 Pepperoncini peppers
- Heat up a large non-stick pan on high.
- Add oil to hot skillet.
- You want it really hot here to brown or "sear" the beef quickly.
- Take a paper towel and make sure you dry both sides of the pot roast.
- Season with a little bit of pepper.
- Once the skillet is nice and hot, add the roast.
- Allow the roast to cook for about 2-3 minutes until it is golden brown.
- Using tongs, flip the meat over and sear the other side of the roast for another 2-3 minutes.
- Transfer meat to slow cooker.
- Sprinkle packets of dry ranch dressing and Au Jus over pot roast.
- Top with a stick of butter then place peppers on and around roast.
- Cover and cook on low for 8 hours.
- Take two forks and start shredding the meat.
- Discard any big fatty pieces.
- Serve over mashed potatoes or rice.
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