Simple Beef Pot Roast


This pot roast recipe and technique could not be easier. In this video, you’ll learn how to make a simple beef pot roast. This is an easy pot roast re... See morecipe made with aromatic vegetables that break down and combine with meat juices to make their own sauce! Just brown the chuck roast and put it in a pot with some sautéed veggies, then find something fun to do until its ready! (This video also features some of Chef John’s impressive stick-figure drawings.) Check out Chef John’s recipe for Simple Beef Pot Roast. You'll see, there’s no complicated gravy recipe here—the sauce is formed by the natural juices from the meat and veggies combined with just a bit of butter. See more Chef John videos >>

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May 20, 2014 1:08 PM

Thanks Chef John! Love the light changing comment but your drawings are awesome!! Have tried several of your recipes simple and so good. Keep on cooking and sharing your tips with the rest of us.


Apr 8, 2014 8:15 AM

Love this site already! I am new to this site and can tell I am going to use these recipes all the time. I'm beginning to feel like a real cook. Family loves it, thanks Chef John


Dec 18, 2013 3:11 PM

Oh....and by the way, I added a few mushrooms and a splash of red wine....

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