Southwest Beef Wraps


1 boneless beef chuck shoulder pot roast or bottom round rump roast (3 to 3 1/2 pounds)
1 medium onion, cut into quarters
3 cloves garlic, peeled
3/4 cup water
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
2 jars (16 ounces each) prepared chunky salsa with cilantro
8 flour tortillas (10-inch diameter), warmed
Fresh cilantro (optional)

1 cup frozen corn, defrosted
1 cup chopped fresh tomato
2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro


-Cut beef pot roast into 4 even pieces. Place onion and garlic in 4 1/2 to 5 1/2-quart slow cooker; top with beef. Add water, salt and pepper. Cover and cook on HIGH 5 to 5 1/2 hours or on LOW 9 to 9 1/2 hours, or until beef is fork-tender. (No stirring is necessary during cooking.)
-Remove beef; cool slightly. Strain cooking liquid; skim fat. Shred beef with 2 forks. Place beef in 2-quart microwave-safe dish; add 1/2 cup cooking liquid.
-Combine relish ingredients in medium bowl; stir in 1/4 cup salsa.
-Add remaining salsa to beef; mix well. Cover and microwave on HIGH 8 to 10 minutes or until heated through, stirring once.
-Top each tortilla with 3/4 cup beef mixture, leaving 1 1/2-inch border around edge. Top beef with about 1/4 cup relish. Fold right and left sides of tortilla over filling; fold bottom edge over and roll up. Garnish with cilantro, if desired. Makes 8 servings.
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