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We’re there showing off the latest version of iCookbook which, we’re proud to say, continues to win awards for best cooking app. To celebrate, we thought we’d share this recipe, Crock-Pot® slow cooker’s Best Beef Brisket Sandwich Ever. Download this and 34 other healthy slow cooker recipes in the Crock-Pot® Diet Collection available now in the iCookbook store.


Best Beef Brisket Sandwich Ever

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 10 hours

Yield: Makes 10 to 12 servings

Best Beef Brisket Sandwich Ever

1 beef brisket (about 3 pounds)
2 cups apple cider, divided
1 head garlic, cloves separated, crushed and peeled
2 tablespoons whole peppercorns
1⁄3 cup chopped fresh thyme or 2 tablespoons dried thyme
1 tablespoon mustard seeds
1 tablespoon Cajun seasoning
1 teaspoon ground allspice
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon celery seeds
2 to 4 whole cloves
1 bottle (12 ounces) dark beer
10 to 12 sourdough sandwich rolls, sliced in half
1. Place brisket, 1⁄2 cup cider, garlic, peppercorns, thyme, mustard seeds, Cajun seasoning, allspice, cumin, celery seeds and cloves in large resealable food storage bag. Seal bag; marinate in refrigerator overnight.
2. Place brisket and marinade in CROCK-POT® slow cooker. Add remaining 1-1⁄2 cups cider and beer. Cover; cook on LOW 10 hours or until brisket is tender.
3. Slice brisket and place on sandwich rolls. Strain sauce; drizzle over meat.

Recipe © 2012 Publications International, Ltd.
Photo © 2012 Publications International, Ltd.

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