Fruited Pot Roast

Total Time

Prep: 15 min. Cook: 6 hours


6 servings

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
This is a wonderful variation of classic pot roast. My family really enjoys it. The fruit is a nice change from the usual vegetables that normally accompany this dish.—Linda South, Pineville, North Carolina


  • 1 package (7 ounces) mixed dried fruit
  • 1 large onion, cut into wedges
  • 1 can (5-1/2 ounces) unsweetened apple juice
  • 1 boneless beef chuck roast (2 pounds)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground allspice
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper


  1. Place fruit and onion in a 3- or 4-qt. slow cooker; add apple juice. Top with roast; sprinkle with seasonings.
  2. Cover and cook on low until meat is tender, 6-8 hours. Serve beef with fruit mixture.

Nutrition Facts

4 ounces cooked beef with 1/2 cup fruit mixture: 394 calories, 15g fat (6g saturated fat), 98mg cholesterol, 302mg sodium, 32g carbohydrate (28g sugars, 2g fiber), 30g protein.