Better Than Mom's Pot Roast

READY IN: 8hrs 20mins
Recipe by quirkycook

I stumbled across this recipe in a crock pot magazine and now I won't make pot roast any other way.

Top Review by AZPARZYCH

Very good roast! Made as written and added a little cornstarch slurry to the sauce to thicken it up a little. Was a great Sunday dinner. Made and reviewed for 2012 Spring PAC.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Season both sides of roast with salt and pepper.
  2. Combine broth, ketchup, vinegar, onions, garlic, and sugar in slow cooker.
  3. Add roast and top with carrots and celery.
  4. Cover and cook on low for 8 hours, until meat is tender.

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