GARLIC CHUCK ROAST
Garlic Chuck Roast
- Cooking Time: 150
- Servings: 6-8
- Preparation Time: 10
- 1 boneless beef chuck roast 3-4 lbs
- 15 cloves of garlic, peeled (about 1 head)
- 2 Tblsp olive oil
- 5 bay leaves
- 1 large onion, thinly sliced
- 2 Tblsp butter, melted
- 1 1/2 cups water
- 1 lb baby carrots or carrots cut in 2-3 inch pieces
- salt & pepper to taste
Preheat oven 325 degrees F.
Salt & pepper both sides of roast. With a sharp knife cut slits in roast and insert garlic (shove it down into the meat so it stays put).
Heat dutch oven over high heat and brown meat in oil, both sides.
Remove from heat, place bay leaves on top of roast, top with onion slices. Drizzle butter over the onions. Add water to the pan. Cover and bake for 1 1/2 hours.
Baste roast with pan juices; add carrots. Cover and bake additional 45-60 minutes or until meat and carrots are tender.
Remove roast and veggies to serving platter. Remove bay leaves and discard. Thicken pan juices if desired. Let roast stand for 10 minutes.