Homestyle Classic Pot Roast Recipe

Homestyle Classic Pot Roast Recipe

3-hour 5-Minute recipe Serves 6
Beef and carrots are cooked in a savoury broth for this homestyle classic pot roast recipe. Meat emerges from the oven perfectly tender, and packed with flavourful juices. Each serving is an excellent source of iron.
3-hour 5-Minute recipe Serves 6


Prep: 10 mins | Cook: 2 hours 55 mins
  • 1

    Position rack in centre of oven, then preheat to 350°F.

  • 2

    Heat a large oven-proof pot over medium-high. Add oil, then beef. Cook until browned on all sides. Remove beef to a plate.

  • 3

    Reduce heat to medium. Add onions. Cook, stirring often, 8 minutes. Stir in garlic and thyme. Cook 1 minute. Stir in stock concentrate, 1 cup water and wine until stock dissolves. Return beef to pot.

  • 4

    Roast, covered, 2 hours. Stir in carrots. Continue roasting until carrots are tender and an instant-read thermometer inserted into thickest part of roast reads at least 145°F, about 30 more minutes. Remove beef and carrots to a serving platter and cover with foil to keep warm.

  • 5

    Make the Gravy: Stir flour with remaining 1/3 cup water in a small bowl. Whisk into pot juices. Bring to a boil over high, then reduce heat to medium. Cook, stirring constantly, until sauce is thickened, about 5 minutes.

  • 6

    Carve pot roast, then serve with gravy. Garnish with more fresh thyme leaves, if desired.

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