Total Time
8hrs 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 8 hrs

a lovely dish, that can be made in the morning and when you come home, you have a lovely dinner.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 3 lbs beef roast
  • 12 cup flour
  • 1 (8 ounce) envelope dry onion soup mix
  • 1 (8 ounce) envelope brown gravy mix
  • 2 cups ginger ale


  1. Coat roast with flour, and reserve flour that doesn't stick to step 2, and place roast in slow cooker.
  2. Combine remaing ingredients along with leftover flour in a large bowl, and mix well.
  3. Pour the sauce over roast.
  4. Cover and cook on low 8-10 hours, or until roast is tender.
Most Helpful

I was so looking forward to making this highly rated roast as any crockpot dishes I have tried have always been mediocre. I so wanted this one to be great but sadly, not - another mediocre dish after following the recipe to a T. Suggest to anyone trying this, more seasoning is needed to make this dish even close to 5 stars.

gemgemini1 February 27, 2014

Have made many roasts in the crockpot. This one turned out well, although I think I prefer cooking beef in cola vs ginger ale. We sliced the roast thin and served as an open-faced sandwich with the gravy spooned on top. Made for Football Pool Week 2 win.

ratherbeswimmin' September 23, 2012

My DS hates roasts, so I haven't made one in a long time. Craving one horribly, and saw this last night and just had to try it out. Delicious and easy....usually I brown my roast before putting in the crock pot, but didn't notice a difference with this. Very similar to another crock-pot roast that I make and love! I am smiling ear-to-ear. I had some comfort food today! Delicious! Thanks for sharing.

breezermom May 28, 2012