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German Style Beef Brisket

beef brisketIngredients

1 (2 ½ pound) beef brisket
Vegetable cooking spray
4 ½ cups sliced baking apple (about 2 large)
2 ¾ cups sauerkraut, drained
1 teaspoon caraway seeds
1 (14 ¼ ounce) can no salt added chicken broth
10 medium size round red potatoes, quartered


  1. Trim fat from brisket. Place meat on a rack in a roasting pan coated with cooking spray. Arrange apple slices over meat; spoon sauerkraut over apple, and sprinkle with caraway seeds. Drizzle broth over and around brisket. Cover and bake at 325 degrees for 1 ½ hours.
  2. Arrange potato around meat; baste potato and meat with pan juices. Cover and bake 2 hours or until potato is tender.
  3. Transfer meat to a serving platter. Arrange apple, sauerkraut, and potato around meat; drizzle with 1 cup pan juices. Makes 10 servings

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
Calories 361
Fat 6.3g
Cholesterol 67mg
Protein 29.8g
Carbohydrate 46.2g
Sodium 431mg