And today? A super easy, totally family approved recipe that you will want to run out and make right away! Because if all you need to do is open a couple of cans and sprinkle on a couple of seasonings then that’s totally doable even on your busiest days, right?! Top it all of with the simplest, freshest homemade salsa and you’ve got yet another go-to dinner that will have you serving up another home cooked meal!
Fresh homemade taco seasoning along with diced tomatoes and tomato sauce is all it takes to make a delicious tender beef that will fall apart when you shred it.
- 2 pound beef chuck roast (or other preferred beef roast)
- 1 can (14.5oz) fire-roasted diced tomatoes
- 1 can (8oz) tomato sauce (roasted garlic flavor preferred)
- 1 tablespoon homemade taco seasoning
- 1 tablespoon chili powder
- 1 cup frozen sweet corn kernels, thawed
- ½ cup diced grape or cherry tomatoes
- ½ medium avocado, pitted and diced
- 2 tablespoons cilantro, chopped
- 1 tablespoon red onion, diced
- 1 clove garlic, minced
- ½ tablespoon olive oil
- ½ tablespoon lime juice
- salt and pepper to taste
- Place roast in slow cooker
- Add tomatoes and tomato sauce
- Sprinkle with seasoning
- Cover and cook on low for 7-9 hours
- Remove beef from slow cooker and shred with forks
- Add juice from crock to beef as desired (I added about 2 ladles)
- Discard remaining juice
- Gently toss together salsa ingredients in small bowl
- Serve beef on corn or flour shells topped with salsa and sour cream or as desired
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