- 1 boneless beef chuck roast (3 pounds), trimmed
- 1 can (10-1/2 ounces) condensed French onion soup, undiluted
- 1 can (10-1/2 ounces) condensed beef consomme, undiluted
- 1 can (10-1/2 ounces) condensed beef broth, undiluted
- 1 teaspoon beef bouillon granules
- 8 to 10 French or Italian rolls, split
- Halve roast and place in a 3-qt. slow cooker. Combine the soup, consomme, broth and bouillon; pour over roast. Cover and cook on low for 6-8 hours or until meat is tender.
- Remove meat and shred with two forks. Serve on rolls. Skim fat from cooking juices; serve juices on the side for dipping. Yield: 10 servings.
Reviews for Shredded French Dip
"Very good. The au jus is not as salty as many are. I used no sodium brothI also used a rump roast as this week chuck roast was insanely expensive. I cut the rump roast into smaller pieces as they tend to be tough."
"Loved this recipe!! It was easy to make and great flavors! The meat was tender."
"Awesome! So delicious! This was my first attempt at French Dip - served it at our "Day After Christmas" celebration. I made it according to the recipe, but cooked more beef (about 5 pounds) to serve 14. There was plenty of "au jus" without doubling the other ingredients. Many of my family took seconds, very little leftover. Will definitely make again!"
"I just made this for Christmas dinner for 12 people. It was a big hit. I started with 4 1/2 pounds of meat because I was making it for more than 8-10 people and I wanted plenty. Good thing I did because there was a lot of fat to cut out in the middle of the meat. I had plenty of juice without changing the liquid amounts. Leftovers were great over mashed potatoes. Even hubby ( aka Mr. Picky ) loved this! I will be making this again."
"Wowza! These were phenomenal. I served them up on hard rolls with a slice of swiss cheese. Delicious!"
"Didn't change a thing. Love it!!"
"I am giving this 5 stars because the recipe is so easy and the dipping sauce is absolutely delicious. My family loved it. I have to say I used a chuck roast as directed and cooked it on low for the directed time and it was tender but not as tender as we hoped. We had to mostly cut it because it didn't shred very easily. I will make this again but will probably use a different cut of beef . A fantastic recipe!! :-)"
"GREAT!! So good and so much better than store bought roast beef and package au jus mix! I just add a little cheese after it's on the buns and broil them. Fantastic!"
"This has been one of my "go to" easy meals, since it was first published. I still had kids at home, then, and EVERYONE loves it! Put this in my slow cooker before I left for work yesterday and shredded it, when I got home. We put it on our buns, added slices of cheese (pepper jack, this time) and set it under the broiler until the cheese melted. YUMMY!!!!! It only takes 2-3 minutes prep time--REALLY!! I highly recommend it!!!!ToniGommy of 5 (and pending)"