Slow Cooker Tangy Italian Beef Sandwiches

READY IN: 10hrs 20mins
Recipe by Karen..

This is a Betty Crocker recipe and we just love it! So easy and the aroma is FABULOUS!

Top Review by luminajd

I had high hopes for this recipe because of the other reviews but was very disappointed. I used an expensive cut of meat and followed the directions exactly and the meat was tough and way too sweet. I will never make this again.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (3 -4 lb) boneless beef roast, trimmed of fat
  • 14 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1 (16 ounce) bottle Italian dressing
  • 2 teaspoons italian seasoning
  • 12 hamburger buns, split


  1. Spray inside of 3- to 4-quart slow cooker with cooking spray. If beef is tied, remove strings or netting. Place beef in cooker.
  2. Sprinkle with brown sugar. Pour dressing over beef.
  3. Cover and cook on Low heat setting 10 to 12 hours.
  4. Remove beef from cooker; place on cutting board. Shred beef, using 2 forks.
  5. Return beef to cooker; add Italian seasoning and mix well.
  6. Using slotted spoon to remove beef from cooker, fill each bun with about 1/3 cup beef. Serve with remaining juices.

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