Let your slow cooker do the work for this Pepperoncini Italian Beef Roast recipe. The end result will be juicy, flavorful beef sandwiches with a mouthwatering au jus sauce.
1 4-lb. beef chuck roast
1 8-oz. jar pepperoncini peppers, drained and juice reserved
1 onion, sliced
2 1-oz. pkgs. au jus mix
8 to 10 hoagie rolls, split
How to Make It
Place roast in a slow cooker; pour reserved pepper juice over top. Cover and cook on low setting for 6 to 8 hours, until very tender. Remove roast and shred with 2 forks; stir back into liquid in slow cooker. Add peppers and onion.
Blend au jus mix with a little of the liquid from slow cooker until dissolved. Pour over beef; add water if needed to cover roast.
Cover and cook for an additional hour. Serve beef spooned onto rolls.