Pork Roast in Onion Gravy

“This came from the Canadian Living Slow cooker recipe book. It is tasty and easy, and a way for me to get my onion hating dh to eat onions!”
6hrs 30mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Stick cloves into pork, sprinkle with pepper.
  2. In a large skillet, heat half the oil on medium -high and brown pork on all sides (10 mins).
  3. Move pork to the crock-pot. Pour off fat in pan.
  4. ONION GRAVY; heat the rest of the oil in the skillet, saute onions and cumin seeds until golden.
  5. Add stock, (wine), tomato paste, vinegar, garlic, bay leaves and salt. Mix thoroughly, and bring to a boil. Scrape into crock pot.
  6. Cook on low until pork is tender - about 6 hours.
  7. Transfer pork to a plate, tent with foil.
  8. Skim off any fat from the gravy. Whisk cornstarch with water and stir into gravy. Increase heat to high and cook, covered until thickened, about 15 minutes.
  9. Discard bay leaves. If you would like a smoother gravy, use a stick mixer and give the gravy a wiz! Stir in the parsley (optional).
  10. Serve pork with gravy. Goes great with mashed potatoes!

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