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Slow Cooker Mexican Pot Roast











1 large onion, halved, thinly sliced
1 lb baby red potatoes (about 8 potatoes)
1 boneless beef chuck roast (2 1/2 to 3 lb)
1 package (1 oz) taco seasoning mix
2 teaspoons ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon ground red pepper (cayenne)
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1 can (14.5 oz) fire roasted diced tomatoes, drained



Spray 5-quart slow cooker with cooking spray. Arrange onion and potatoes in slow cooker. Place beef over vegetables. Sprinkle with taco seasoning mix, cumin, red pepper, salt and pepper. Pour tomatoes over beef and vegetables.

Cover; cook on Low heat setting 8 to 9 hours or until beef is tender. Serve beef and vegetables with sauce.

Makes 6-8 Servings


Crock Pot Old Fashioned Beef Stew

crock pot beef stew


This is a delicious old fashioned beef stew recipe that your grandma probably made.  Easy to make and family and friends will absolutely love it.


1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 1/2 lb beef stew meat, cut into bite-size pieces if needed
4 medium carrots, cut into 1/2-inch slices (2 cups)
3 medium red potatoes, peeled, cut into 1/2-inch cubes (3 cups)
1 large onion, cut into 1-inch pieces (1 1/2 cups)
1 medium stalk celery, cut into 1-inch pieces (1 cup)

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