pot roast


Definition of pot roast

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

Examples of pot roast in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Fire up your Instant Pot for the pot roast and make mashed potatoes for an extra layer of indulgence. Dallas News, "Four Fort Worth chefs share their favorite comfort food recipes," 11 May 2020 Your Instant Pot isn’t just great for making pot roasts, soups and rice. Alex Darus, cleveland, "9 great things you can make in a pressure cooker or an air fryer," 9 Apr. 2020 This restaurant serves global comfort fare, including stir-fries, pot roast, and pastas. Sam Bonacci, Dallas News, "Restaurants in Plano that will deliver food or offer curbside pickup during coronavirus outbreak," 25 Mar. 2020 Short-rib pot roast or roast chicken dinners are $30 for two, $60 for four. Florence Fabricant, New York Times, "A Few More Restaurants Offering Dinner Delivery," 25 Mar. 2020 And there is always the slow-cooker pot roast option. Chuck Blount, ExpressNews.com, "Chuck’s Food Shack: Cook protein — beef, pork, chicken — in bulk, then freeze it for future meals to ride out coronavirus," 23 Mar. 2020 Use the timer option to count down (or up!) the minutes and ensure your mashed potatoes are ready at the same time as your pot roast. Popular Science, "Food thermometers for a safer, more delicious meal," 23 Jan. 2020 Offer them as a side with any kind of rich meat, like brisket or pot roast. Katie Workman, NBC News, "How to make pickled onions at home," 20 Feb. 2020 How about a pot roast or prime rib or make a bunch of homemade pizzas with your family? Andy Nesbitt, For The Win, "Let's be honest: Turkey stinks and should be avoided on Thanksgiving," 27 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of pot roast

1880, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of pot roast was in 1880

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“Pot roast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pot%20roast. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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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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