Crock Pot French onion roast beef sliders recipe is a shredded French onion beef roast made with canned French onion soup, onions, butter, and beef broth used to make cheesy sliders on Hawaiian rolls. I know I am probably a little obsessed with little King's Hawaiian rolls. But they are just the perfect roll for handheld sandwiches. So, when it is time to prepare the food for a party or tailgate, nothing beats these rolls. Of course, they were my go-to when I made these Crock Pot French Onion Beef Sliders.
Seriously, everything you love about French onion soup is wrapped up in between Hawaiian rolls with this crock pot French Onion Beef Slider recipe.
Crock Pot French Onion Roast Beef Roast Ingredients
This crock pot beef roast recipe can be a perfect arm roast or chuck roast recipe. Simple yummy flavors that meld together as God intended them to for these roast beef sliders.
The basic ingredients you will need to make this French onion beef roast:
- beef roast - Beef chuck roast, rump roast, arm roast will all work for this beef roast slider recipe.
- onions - Sweet onions are normally what I have on hand but yellow or white onions will work too.
- butter - Can't have anything French without butter. Salted butter works just fine in this recipe.
- broth - Beef browth or a combination of
- French onion soup - A can of Campbell's French onion soup is packed with so much flavor. It is the perfect based to the flavors in these French onion beef roast sliders.
Then to make the French onion beef into the juicy, cheesy sliders you will also need the following ingredients:
- Hawaiian rolls - King's Hawaiian Rolls or any brand will work. Slider buns can also work just fine for these too.
- Cheese slices - Swiss cheese is the recommendation here but provolone, havarti, and gruyere all work as well.
How to Make Crock Pot French Onion Beef Sliders
Begin making the roast beef sliders by covering the bottom of your crock pot with sliced onions and four tablespoons of butter.
Isn't that so pretty? At this point, I have the crock pot on high to let the onions and butter start making magical flavors only onions and butter can make. Once the butter is melted, I place the chuck roasts on the onions and cover with French Onion Soup and eight tablespoons of butter.
Mainly because I can't let well enough alone, I covered the roasts with salt, pepper, and garlic powder. Pretty liberal amounts of all three.
Then, I simply turned the heat down to low, and let the beef and onions do their thing. Fast forward to some fall-apart beef roasts.
I just took a fork to the beef roast and started breaking it up and then used a pasta spoon to serve the beef out and onto the Hawaiian rolls.
I cut the rolls in half leaving the bottoms and tops still connected. This lets me make the sandwiches more quickly. Once the beef is all spread out over the roll bottoms, I top with provolone or swiss cheese slices. The meat is so hot the cheese melts quickly.
Place the roll tops on the melted cheese and meat and your Crock Pot French Onion Beef Sliders are complete.
Getting them cut apart fast enough before the natives are fighting over them will be your next battle.
Don't worry, you can make these as fast as they eat them. The beautiful thing is you can have a reserve package of these sandwiches made and stay warm in a casserole crock pot too. You never want to be without your sliders!
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Crock Pot French Onion Shredded Beef Sliders
- 2 sweet onions sliced
- 4-5 pounds beef chuck roast
- 8 tablespoons butter
- 2 can French Onion Soup
- Salt and Pepper
- Garlic Powder
- 24 Hawaiian Rolls
- 12 slices Swiss Cheese
- Place sliced onions in the bottom of a crock pot set to high. Place 4 tablespoons of butter over onions. Let get hot until butter melts.
- Place beef chuck roasts on top of onions and melted butter.
- Place 8 tablespoons of butter over the roasts and pour French Onion Soup over roasts and butter.
- Liberal season the roasts with salt, pepper, and garlic powder.
- Turn the temperature down to low on the crock pot. Cover and cook for 8-12 hours.
- Once cooked, tear beef apart and stir to combine the beef and onions.
- Cut the rolls in half separating the bottom of the rolls in one large section, leaving the tops of the rolls in one large section.
- Put drained beef and onions on the roll bottoms. Top with slices of cheese. Cover with roll tops.
- Serve immediately.
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Val - Corn, Beans, Pigs & Kids
These look like a perfect harvest meal! Yummy!
Can this be made and still taste good using plain rolls instead of Hawaii rolls?
absolutely can be used making plain roles.
Thanks for the awesome share at Weekend Potluck, Leah! These sliders are prefect with school and football season starting! We hope to see you again this Friday, sharing more of your wonderful recipes!
Erin @ Making Memories
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If I’m only able to find a 3 lb roast, should I cut all other ingredients in half or keep them the same? Thanks!
Cutting the ingredients hsould work just fine. I would say the two cans of soup may be needed for liquid or you can add another cup of beef broth.
is it ok to cook on high for a bit so it doesn’t take as long?
You sure can. I do that once in a while too.