Crock-Pot Sunday Pot Roast

READY IN: 12hrs 10mins
Recipe by LexingtonMom

Classic pot roast flavor with the ease of a slow cooker. I'm not a huge pot roast fan, but my family really likes this one.

Top Review by lazyme

Loved this! I was a little apprehensive of starting with a frozen roast but wanted to try it because sometimes my schedule changes and I don't want to wait to thaw a roast before cooking. This worked really well. I put this into the crock pot around 10pm (and added some celery) and it was ready about lunch time - so it took around 12 -14 hours give-or-take depending upon the size of your roast. The sauce came out nice and thick - I thinned it out a little at the end while the roast was resting. I think that I would double the soups for the sauce if you're planning this for a whole meal for multiple servings. Since I usually cook for one, it worked for me because I morphed the leftover roast into other meals but I don't think that there would have been enough sauce for several servings. Thanks for sharing a nice keeper, LexingtonMom. Made for Bargain Basement Tag.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (3 -4 lb) frozen beef roast
  • 1 (10 3/4 ounce) can cream of mushroom soup
  • 1 (10 3/4 ounce) can French onion soup
  • 3 potatoes, cubed (optional)
  • 1 cup baby carrots (optional)


  1. Place all ingredients in crock pot on low setting before going to bed.
  2. Roast will be tender and ready for lunch next day!

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