Slow-Cooker Pork Roast and Sauerkraut Dinner

Slow-Cooker Pork Roast and Sauerkraut Dinner

Sauerkraut, apples and caraway impart great German flavor to slow-cooked pork roast.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

8:15

Hrs:Mins

Makes

6

servings

1
package (32 oz) refrigerated sauerkraut, drained
2
medium apples, peeled, sliced
1
teaspoon caraway seed
1/4
cup apple juice or water
1
boneless pork roast (2 1/2 to 3 lb), string removed, trimmed of fat
6
small red potatoes (about 18 oz), cut in half
1
tablespoon Dijon mustard
Mustard Sauce
3
tablespoons Dijon mustard
2
tablespoons packed brown sugar
  1. In 5- to 6-quart slow cooker, lightly mix sauerkraut, apples, caraway seed and apple juice. With spoon, make indention in center of mixture; place pork roast in center.
  2. Arrange potato halves around roast on sauerkraut mixture. Spread 1 tablespoon mustard over roast.
  3. Cover; cook on Low setting 7 to 8 hours.
  4. In small bowl, mix sauce ingredients. Remove roast from slow cooker; place on serving platter. Cut roast into slices. Arrange potatoes around slices. With slotted spoon, remove sauerkraut mixture from slow cooker; place in serving bowl. Serve roast slices and potatoes with sauerkraut mixture and mustard sauce.
Makes 6 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Tip
Do not rinse sauerkraut as this will dilute the unique flavor that sauerkraut gives this recipe.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1/6 of Recipe)
  • Calories 460
    • (Calories from Fat 140),
  • Total Fat 16g
    • (Saturated Fat 5g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 120mg;
  • Sodium 1330mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 34g
    • (Dietary Fiber 6g,
    • Sugars 12g),
  • Protein 46g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 0 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 1 Vegetable;
    • 6 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 2 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.