Feb 7, - But bottom round roast is still beef, and if you cook it properly, it can taste For a slow cooker beef recipe with a different cut of meat, you can. Oct 11, - Ingredients. 1 beef bottom round roast, about 3 to 4 pounds. 2 cloves garlic, finely minced. Salt and pepper. 3 to 4 slices bacon, cut in half crosswise. 1 cup chopped onion. 1 cup apple juice. 1 can (10 3/4 ounces) condensed beef broth. 4 tablespoons cider vinegar.