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Sunday, December 9, 2012

Apple Pork Roast {slow cooker}

I just couldn't wait to post this recipe. This is the pork roast that I made for our dinner this evening.
It is SUPER simple! I saw a photo on Pinterest with a pork roast slit with apple slices in it. How clever! I happened to have picked up a pork roast a few weeks ago and it has just been hanging out in my freezer.
So I thought today would be the perfect day to cook it up in the slow cooker. It was the first snow fall in my area (yes, my daughter had to make snow angels in the wet, barely-covering-the-grass snow this morning) so this just hit the spot!


The roast came out fork-tender and not dry at all. The apples gave it awesome flavor all the way throughout the meat. This is a pork roast I will make again! The measurements are approximate, as I just poured it the slow cooker, so adjust as you see fit.


Apple Pork Roast {slow cooker}

by Emily Chhouy
Prep Time: 10 min
Cook Time: 7 hours
Ingredients (4 servings)
  • 3 lbs. Pork Roast
  • 1/3 cup apple juice
  • 2 apples, sliced (I used Gala apples)
  • 3/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
Instructions
Pour apple juice in the bottom of the slow cooker.
Cut slits into the top of the pork roast.
Put an apple slice in each of the slits in the roast, reserving the rest of the apple slices.
Place roast in the slow cooker and sprinkle with pepper, salt, and ground cinnamon.
Top with remaining apple slices
Cover with lid, set on low and let cook for 7 hours.
Remove roast when done cooking to cutting board, cover with aluminum foil and let rest 10 minutes.
Cut the roast where the apple slices are in the slits you made.
Serve!
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2 comments :

  1. Hello Emily!
    Thank you so much again for being a blogger of the day on our site! We are currently hosting a recipe contest in search of the best apple recipe. This recipe would be a great contender! The contest ends 10/10/2013. If you are interested in competing, visit our site to share your favorite apple recipe for a chance to win a Kindle Fire HD!

    Lydia

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    1. Lydia -
      That is so great you posted this, I was debating which apple recipe I wanted to submit. I saw the contest the other day and I have been tossing it around. I will submit this one :)
      Thanks!

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