Recipe of the Week

Coffee Chuck Roast

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2 tablespoons butter

4 pounds chuck roast

1 tablespoon butter

salt to taste

1 onion, chopped

6 cups brewed coffee

2 cups canned mushrooms

3 tablespoons cornstarch




  1. Melt 2 tablespoons of butter in a large saucepan over medium high heat. Add the roast and sear on all sides until well browned; set aside.


  1. In the same saucepan, melt the remaining butter, add the salt and onions and saute for 5 minutes. Return the meat to the saucepan and pour in the coffee and the mushrooms.


  1. Bring to a boil, reduce heat to low and simmer for 5 hours, turning meat over halfway through cooking time.


  1. To make gravy: Remove a cup of the coffee mixture from the saucepan, combine with the cornstarch, stirring until smooth, and return to the simmering pan. Mix well, remove from heat and serve.