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Im 30 yrs old very happy married to a wonderful man (Nathan) i have a 7yr old son (Lochlan) and one on the way! We live in a town called Davistown. Im an aussie that use to live in the states! But have recently returned back to Australia! And im VERY passionate about cooking and my family!

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Wednesday, March 3, 2010

~French Onion Roast~

~French Onion Roast~
SO simple! And oh so tasty! This can be done in the oven or the good old crock pot!
I took the roast and rubbed olive oil over the entire roast once coated i then sprinkled the roast with onion powder and garlic powder, i heated up a nice old frying pan when it was good and hot i threw the roast in and sealed all sides of the roast! Remove from pan and my roast was done in the crock pot! I took 2 cups of chicken stock and poured it in the hot pan heating it up, then poured the stock into the crock pot, in the crock pot i had 1/3 of a cup of dryed onions, 2 tablespoons of dryed parsely, 2 tablespoons of garlic powder, 2 tablespoons of onion powder, 1 teaspoon of fresh ground black pepper and 2 tablespoons of worshire sauce. I placed the roast into the crock pot and set it to cook in 4 hours! After 3 hours i took the lid off and added some of my home made powdered gravy mix to make sure it would thicken up! You can add gravy packets or a little flour if you like thats all up to your own taste buds :) Put the lid back on and let it finish cooking It should have a nice thick sauce and the meat will just melt in your mouth! The roast is pictured below served with Mashed Rutabaga's and Creamy Balsalmic Green Beans and Asparagus.


Alexis AKA MOM said...

Wow my dear that was one heck of a meal! I love my crock pot and roast are the FAVORITE!!

Hope you're having a great week! Bookmarking this one :)

Tania @ Larger Family Life said...

This looks good!

Denise said...

That looks so good!
Stopping by from SITS to say Hi!
Please stop by!

the domestic mama said...

ooo, this looks so good. Comfort food! I added you to my favorites~I thought I had before, but now you are there! Have a great day!

♥ Katinka said...

Stopping by from SITS and wishing you a great day :) Almost weekend, yay :)

Sophie said...

Dear Kiraaj,

This whole meal looks incredibly tasty!!!

MMMMMM,...pure lovelyness!!! XXX

Natasha said...

I will definitely give this a try soon. I wish winter would hurry up already-I am dying to try out all the recipes I am reading from Northern Hemisphere bloggers!

Hope you have a great week and best wishes always,