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This make ahead open-faced sandwich recipe is a must have during the hot summer months. Some barbecue sandwiches are meant to be picked up; this one is meant to be savored.

Recipe by Cooking Light June 2004


Credit: Oxmoor House

Recipe Summary

10 mins
4 hrs
4 hrs 10 mins
10 servings.


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Place half of onion rings in bottom of a 4-quart electric slow cooker. Trim fat from meat, and cut into large pieces to fit in slow cooker; sprinkle with pepper and salt. Dredge meat in flour; place on top of onion, sprinkling with any remaining flour. Add remaining half of onion.

  • Combine chili sauce and next 4 ingredients in a medium bowl, stirring well. Pour over meat mixture. Cover and cook on high 4 to 5 hours or until meat is tender. Remove brisket, and replace slow cooker cover.

  • Shred beef, using 2 forks; return meat to hot liquid in slow cooker, stirring well. Spoon meat mixture over toasted roll halves.


What's For Dinner, Cooking Light 2004 Special Edition

Nutrition Facts

327 calories; calories from fat 23%; fat 8.2g; saturated fat 2.1g; protein 24.3g; carbohydrates 37.6g; fiber 0.9g; cholesterol 67mg; sodium 700mg.