Mom's Easy Roast

Mom's Easy Roast

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"Slow-cooked and simple, this roast will be a family favorite!"


6 h 20 m servings 555 cals
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Original recipe yields 6 servings



  • Calories:
  • 555 kcal
  • 28%
  • Fat:
  • 30.7 g
  • 47%
  • Carbs:
  • 19.2g
  • 6%
  • Protein:
  • 48 g
  • 96%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 145 mg
  • 48%
  • Sodium:
  • 569 mg
  • 23%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Season the roast with salt and pepper, and place in the bottom of a slow cooker. Sprinkle half of the onion soup mix over it, and pour in half of the water. Put in the potatoes, followed by carrots. Season with the remaining soup mix, then pour in the rest of the water. Cover, and cook on High for 6 to 8 hours.


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  • Try using a liner in your slow cooker for easier cleanup.
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  1. 24 Ratings


At the 6 hour point I did a taste test and noticed that it was a little bland. Since my carrots needed a little more time I added a second packet of onion soup mix and another 1/2 cup water whic...

Can put in a frozen roast, then the rest of ingredients and come home to a fantastic dinner!

I am big on flavor so i took the advice of one review to use 2 packets of onion mix, plus extra water. It was great, and super quick to prepare, it is the newest member to my hubbies growing rec...

I used a 7 bone roast and threw in a bunch of carrots, celery, onions and garlic along with the onion soup mix. My husband, who is indifferent to most food said, "this is good!" I will be making...

This turned out wonderful for me. However I did add 2 packets of dry onion soup. I also went ahead and used 8 small potatoes and used baby carrots instead of 3 carrots cut up as the directions s...

Not too bad. A little bland, but I would make it again and add more seasonings. Thanks!

Good, I added Garlic and that helped. The liquid was a bit too low with the potatos on the bottom.

This was ok. It tasted somewhat like grandmas recipe, but it needs carrots and maybe some celery, onion, and a little heat to kick it up a notch. Cut back on the potatoes. They just went kinda m...

The meat was very tender it is a bit bland but for an easy meal when you haven't got any time it fits the bill. Thanks