While it might not be an authentic barbecue, these BBQ beef sandwiches are loaded up with flavor and are slow cooked to tender perfection. With a few tweaks, this tasty barbecue recipe can be used for any Weight Watchers member who wants to indulge a bit, but not blow too many Points. And this is something the whole family can enjoy. Great recipe for parties and potlucks too!
BBQ Beef Sandwich Recipe
2 1/2 lb. extra lean boneless chuck roast
1/4 cup tomato ketchup
1 tablespoon Dijon-style mustard
2 tablespoons brown sugar
1 garlic clove — crushed
1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
1/4 teaspoon liquid smoke flavoring
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon pepper
12 French rolls or sandwich buns; try to find low calorie, high fiber rolls
Place beef in slow cooker. Combine remaining ingredients, except rolls. Pour over meat. Cover and cook on LOW 8 to 9 hours. Refrigerate or prepare barbecue sandwiches now. Shred beef by pulling it apart with 2 forks. Add one cup sauce. Reheat mixture in microwave or on the stovetop. Spoon BBQ beef onto warm, open-face rolls or buns. Top with additional warm sauce if desired.
Serves 12 Per Serving: 298 Calories; 16g Fat; 18g Protein; 19g Carbohydrates; 1g Dietary Fiber; 3g; Cholesterol; 373mg Sodium.
Weight Watchers Points Value = 7 per BBQ beef sandwich