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5 from 1 vote

Easy Pot Roast Recipe

So delicious, yet so easy! Throw all the ingredients in your slow cooker and let it do all the work for you!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time8 hrs
Total Time8 hrs 5 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: easy, slow cooker
Servings: 8 servings


  • 1 roast of your choice
  • Carrots
  • Potatoes, roughly cut
  • 2 onions, cut in half
  • Onion soup mix
  • Water


  • Add roast to the slow cooker then add all veggies and potatoes.
  • Mix the onion soup mix with 2 cups of water and pour on top of the roast.
  • Cover and cook on low for 8-10 hours, or until tender and delicious!


Build this recipe using what you have and what your family likes! Family loves potatoes? Only have a few carrots? Have some extra veggies you want to dice and throw in? It'll all taste delicious!
Leftovers? Store them in an airtight container in the fridge for up to a week or freeze them! Store in a freezer bag and get as much air out as possible. Thaw overnight in the refrigerator when you're ready to eat.