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Busy Day Slow Cooker Pot Roast

Tender, juicy slow cooked pot roast is absolutely mouthwatering and is my go-to recipe for a busy day main dish.
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 hours 5 minutes
Servings 6


  • 1 3 to 3.5 lb beef roast - any cut
  • 1 tablespoon house seasoning - see link
  • 1 large sweet onion
  • 1 tablespoon tomato paste
  • 1 cup beef , chicken or vegetable stock
  • 1 - 2 sprigs fresh rosemary


  • Cut onion into thick slices and place in bottom of slow cooker. Place roast on top of slices.
  • Mix together in a small bowl, tomato paste and stock. Pour mixture over roast. Sprinkle on house seasoning and add rosemary.
  • Cook in crock pot on high for 5 hours or low for 6-7 hours.
  • When done, remove from crock pot, slice and serve with extra drippings.