*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                          Pot Roast Mediterranean
 
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 Serving Size  : 8    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Crockpot                         Beef
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    5      pounds        Eye Round of Beef -- tied
                         Pimento-Stuffed Olives
    3      Lg   Cloves   Garlic -- slivered
    1      Medium        Onion -- sliced
    1      Rib           Celery -- cut in chunks
    1      Lg            Bay Leaf
    4                    Whole Cloves
    1      tablespoon    Sugar
      1/4  teaspoon      Summer Savory
      1/4  teaspoon      Peppercorns
      1/4  teaspoon      Salt
    1 1/2  cups          Dry Red Wine
    2      tablespoons   Olive Oil (or other oil)
    6      Med.          New Potatoes -- peel
    4                    Carrots -- 2 sticks
    1      cup           Tomatoes -- diced
    1      tablespoon    Flour
 
   With fat side up,. make small but deep incisions in beef and stuff olive 
 and 2 slivers garlic in each cut. Place in large bowl, add  onions, 
 celery, bay leaves, cloves, sugar, savory, pepper, salt, any remaining 
 garlic and 1/2 cup sliced  olives. Pour wine over all, marinate all night, 
 turning occasionally.  Remove beef and reserve marinade. In Dutch oven 
 brown meat slowly in oil.  Remove meat. Put 1/2 the carrots and potatoes 
 in cooker, add meat, top  with remaining potatoes and carrots. Mix 
 marinade ingredients and tomatoes and pour over top. Cover and cook on low 
 10 - 12 hours. Remove  meat to serving platter. Using slotted spoon, place 
 olives and vegetables  around pot roast. Strain gravy and measure 2 cups. 
 Place back in cooker  and bring to boil on high. Blend flour with 2 T 
 water and quickly stir  into boiling gravy. Cook, stirring occasionally, 
 until thickened. Serve with beef. From “Woman’s Day Crockery Cook Book”
  
 
 
 
 
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