pot roast


Definition of pot roast 

: a piece of beef cooked by braising usually on top of the stove

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DeKnight demystified foods both familiar (pot roast) and more foreign (mulligatawny soup). Hannah Giorgis, Bon Appetit, "How Freda DeKnight’s Cookbook, ‘A Date with a Dish’ Inspired Generations of Black Cooks," 19 June 2018 She and a childhood friend ordered pot roast and collard greens, one of Benford’s favorite dishes. Alison Bowen, chicagotribune.com, "From prison to pioneer: a chef's dream to transform one Chicago corner," 9 July 2018 My short-term goals with the America's Test Kitchen book were to find similar success making chicken stock, cooking a pot roast at warp speed, whipping up risotto for lunch, and understanding how to quick-cook dried chickpeas, beans, and lentils. Joe Ray, WIRED, "A New Cookbook Takes Us Deep Into the World of the Instant Pot," 12 Apr. 2018 On our first visit, main courses — pot roast and mashed potatoes ($16) and grilled prawn Louie ($15) — arrived five minutes before the appetizers, the wedge salad ($9) and tortilla soup ($7). Michael Bauer, San Francisco Chronicle, "With market, bakery and cafe, Oakland Chow bites off more than it can chew," 13 Apr. 2018 Smoked wings, burgers, pot roast, rib eye and buffalo chicken salad are among customer favorites. Jennifer Mcclellan, azcentral, "4 things you should know before heading to the new Twin Peaks restaurant in Glendale," 7 June 2018 The ketchup brings out the sweet flavor of the meat, which tastes like really good pot roast. Sarah Gish, kansascity, "5 things to know about Banksia, downtown KC's Australian bakery, with Sunday brunch | The Kansas City Star," 14 May 2018 On the menu are New England classics such as Yankee pot roast and salt-cod cake. Sheryl Julian, BostonGlobe.com, "How does a restaurant survive for decades? These 10 have a winning formula," 9 May 2018 Catch up with friends and a Guinness at the lengthy bar area, or check out the food menu, a blend of decidedly unfussy Irish pub fare (pot roast, burgers, shepherd’s pie) and a few more interesting options, like the traditional Irish curry ($12.95). Emma Krupp, RedEye Chicago, "Neighborhood guide: What to eat, drink and do in Ravenswood," 12 Apr. 2018

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1880, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of pot roast was in 1880

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English Language Learners Definition of pot roast

: a piece of beef that is cooked slowly in a pot

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