Food, Cooking, Picnic, Tailgate, & Backyard Recipes plus more...

Looking for cowboy and western cooking recipes?  YES! Alan's Kitchen has a large collection of favorite cowboy and western cooking recipes that you're sure to love.
Custom Search

Grocery Shopping Tips | Alan's Picnic Guides | Cowboy Picnics | Cowboy Menu | Ingredients
Western Movies | Western Stars | Westerns TV | Year In Westerns

Home >> Cowboy & Western >> Cowboy Meat Recipes

 Menu Ideas & Planning
Menu Ideas & Planning

1000s of great recipes and menu ideas

Browse Cowboy & Western Recipes
Cowboy Appetizers
Cowboy Beverages
Cowboy Breads
Cowboy Breakfast
Cowboy Casseroles
Cowboy Cookies
Cowboy Desserts
Cowboy Fish
Cowboy Meats
Cowboy Poultry
Cowboy Salad
Cowboy Sandwiches
Cowboy Side Dishes
Cowboy Soup

Classic Chuck Wagon Pot Roast

Cowboy Cooking Recipes from AlansKitchen.comMakes 6 to 8 servings


  • 2 - Tablespoon vegetable oil

  • 1 - boneless (about 3 pounds) beef chuck shoulder, arm or blade pot roast

  • 1 - teaspoon salt

  • 1/4 - teaspoon pepper

  • 3 - cups thinly sliced onions (about 2 medium sized)

  • 3 - cloves garlic, minced

  • 1/4 - cup all-purpose flour

  • 1/2 - cup beer or apple cider

  • 1/2 - cup water

  • 1 - teaspoon dried thyme leaves, crumbled


  1. In Dutch oven, heat 1-tablespoon oil over medium heat until hot.  Place beef pot roast in Dutch oven and evenly brown.  Remove roast from Dutch oven.  Season with salt and pepper.

  2. Add remaining 1-tablespoon oil to Dutch oven. Heat until hot.  Add onions and garlic; cook and stir 10 minutes or until onions are very soft and golden.  Stir in flour.  Stir in beer (or cider), water and thyme until blended.

  3. Bring to a boil.  Return pot roast to Dutch oven.  Reduce heat and cover tightly.  Simmer for 2-1/4 to 2-3/4 hours, or until pot roast is fork-tender.  Remove pot roast to platter; carve into slices.

More Recipes

Old West Timeline

Sep 9, 1850 - New Mexico Territory is organized by order of the U.S. Congress.


Powered by ... All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License.
E-mail | AlansKitchen Privacy Policy | Thank you

Contact Us | About Us | Site Map