- Layer 1/2 of the sauerkraut, 1/2 of the onion slices, sprinkle 1/2 of the caraway seeds and 1/2 of the apples on the bottom of the crock pot.
- Brown (optional) the roast on top of the stove and place on top.
- Layer the remaining ingredients (including the juice from sauerkraut).
- Wash and pierce potatoes once and arrange around the roast.
- Cook on low for 8-10 hours.