Sunday Supper Pot Roast Steak

with mashed potatoes

Prep & Cook Time: 45-55 min.

Cook Within: 6 days

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk

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If you grew up eating pot roast, you can probably close your eyes and conjure memories of a quiet Sunday at home as the kitchen filled with the aromas of slow-roasted beef with seasoned vegetables and a rich, brown sauce. This is the quintessential comfort food. Bring the flavors and comfort of those Sunday roasts to your kitchen tonight, but with a cooking time short enough for a busy weeknight. A tender, pan-roasted steak gets the touch-of-nostalgia treatment when topped with a seasoned demi-glace that captures the slow-cooked aroma. Including traditional mashed potatoes, peas, and carrots, this is a meal that wins hearts, minds, and stomachs.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 8 oz. Carrot
  • 2 Russet Potatoes
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    2 oz. Sour Cream
  • 12 oz. Steaks
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    2 tsp. Beef Demi-Glace
  • 1 tsp. Pot Roast Seasoning
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    ⅗ oz. Butter
  • 4 oz. Peas
  • 12 oz. Antibiotic-Free Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts
  • 12 oz. Boneless Pork Chops
  • 14 oz. USDA Choice New York Strip Steak (Serves 2)

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  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    668
  • Carbohydrates
    54g
  • Fat
    30g
  • Protein
    45g
  • Sodium
    1348mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Cooking Spray
  • 1 Baking Sheet
  • 1 Medium Pot
  • 1 Colander
  • 1 Medium Non-Stick Pan

Before You Cook

  • Step 1 - Make the Mashed Potatoes
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    Make the Mashed Potatoes

    Peel and cut potatoes into 1" dice. Bring a medium pot with potatoes covered by lightly salted water to a boil. Reduce to a simmer, and cook until potatoes are fork-tender, 15-18 minutes. Reserve ¼ cup potato cooking water. Drain potatoes in a colander and return to pot. Add sour cream and ¼ tsp. salt and mash until smooth. Cover and set aside. If potatoes are too dry, add reserved cooking water, 1 Tbsp. at a time, until desired consistency is reached. While potatoes simmer, roast carrots.

  • Step 2 - Roast the Carrot
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    Roast the Carrot

    Peel, trim, and cut carrot into ½" pieces. Place carrot on prepared baking sheet and toss with 1 Tbsp. olive oil, ¼ tsp. salt, and ¼ tsp. pepper. Spread into a single layer and roast in hot oven until tender and slightly caramelized, 20-24 minutes. If using NY Strip steak, keep carrot on one half of baking sheet, leaving room for steak. Roast until lightly caramelized, 8-10 minutes. While carrot roasts, cook steaks.

  • Step 3 - Cook the Steaks
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    Cook the Steaks

    Pat steaks dry, and season both sides with a pinch of salt and pepper. Place a medium non-stick pan over medium heat. Add 2 tsp. olive oil and steaks to hot pan. Cook until well-browned on both sides and steaks reach a minimum internal temperature of 145 degrees, 5-7 minutes per side. If using NY Strip steak, follow same instructions and sear until browned, 2-3 minutes per side. Transfer to empty half of baking sheet and roast in hot oven until steak reaches a minimum internal temperature of 145 degrees, 12-14 minutes. Transfer steaks to a plate. Rest at least 3 minutes. Reserve pan; no need to wipe clean. While steaks rest, make gravy.

  • Step 4 - Make the Gravy
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    Make the Gravy

    Return pan used to sear steaks to medium-high heat. Add ½ cup water, demi-glace, accumulated juices from resting steaks, and pot roast seasoning to pan and bring to a boil. Once boiling, stir occasionally until slightly thickened, 2-3 minutes. Remove pan from burner. Swirl in butter.

  • Step 5 - Warm Peas and Finish Dish
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    Warm Peas and Finish Dish

    Add peas to baking sheet with roasted carrot and return to hot oven. Roast until peas are warmed through, 2-3 minutes. If using NY strip steak, remove from baking sheet before adding peas. Halve NY Strip steak to serve. Plate dish as pictured on front of card, spooning gravy over steak and potatoes. Bon appétit!

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