Beer-Braised Pot Roast

Beer-Braised Pot Roast
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  • 2 cloves garlic, smashed
  • 2 cups peeled, diced rutabagas (¾-inch chunks)
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 5 oz. thick-sliced (¼ inch) bacon, cut into ½-inch squares (to yield 1 cup)
  • 5 whole black peppercorns
  • ¼ cup balsamic vinegar
  • 1 Tbs. Dijon mustard or prepared horseradish
  • + 8 more ingredients
    • 2 cups peeled, diced parsnips (¾-inch chunks)
    • 2 cups peeled, diced carrots (¾-inch chunks)
    • 2 Tbs. vegetable oil
    • 1 4-lb. boneless beef chuck pot roast
    • 1-½ cups homemade or low-salt chicken or beef broth
    • 2 sprigs fresh sage (or ½ tsp. dried)
    • 1-½ cups beer or ale
    • 1-½ cups finely chopped onions

Set a rack on the lower third of the oven and heat the oven to 300°F. Select a 5- to 6-quart Dutch oven with a tight-fitting lid. Cut a large single-layer square of cheesecloth, and rinse it to remove any loose fibers. Spread the cheesecloth flat and pile the garlic, sage and peppercorns in the c...

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Variations on Beer-Braised Pot Roast

  • Beer-Braised Pot Roast
    • 1.5 teaspoon(s) cornstarch mixed with 2 tablespoons water
    • Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper
    • 3 cup(s) beef stock or low-sodium broth
    • +8 other ingredients

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