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Harmon’s pressure cooker shredded beef

Posted at 5:39 PM, Feb 28, 2018

Chef Debbie Iverson,  of Harmons, shares her tips for Pressure cooker cooking, made simple. She also shared a recipe for pressure cooker shredded beef. Go to for more recipes and deals from Harmons.

Pressure Cooker Shredded Beef


3 pounds beef roast

1 large onion, diced

1 ½ cups beef broth

8 ounces tomato sauce

Juice of 2 limes

1 teaspoon garlic powder

½ teaspoon cumin

1 tablespoon chili powder

2 teaspoons salt

1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and chopped


  • Using the sauté setting in your pressure cooker, brown roast on both sides. Remove from the pressure cooker. Place rack in pressure cooker. Place roast on top of rack and top with onion and jalapeno pepper.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together broth, tomato sauce, lime juice, cumin, chili powder, garlic powder, ofand salt.
  • Set pressure cooker to high setting and cook for 1 ½ - 2 hours, or until roast falls apart.
  • Use 2 forks to shred the meat. Mix meat in juices left after cooking until the desired consistency is reached.

Rolled Beef Tacos or Taquitos

1 recipe Shredded Beef

salt and pepper to taste

20 corn tortillas

oil for frying



Mexican Crema or sour cream

Shredded lettuce

cheddar cheese

Cotija Cheese



  • Heat 2 tablespoons oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Fry one tortilla at a time until soft, about 30 seconds per side. Transfer to a plate using a paper towel to separate each tortilla.
  • Spoon a couple tablespoons of meat mixture into tortilla and roll closed. Place on prepared baking sheet. Repeat until all are rolled.
  • Fill shallow skillet with a couple inches cooking oil. Heat to 350 degrees. Place seam side in oil first. cook until golden brown. Turn and cook the other side until golden brown.
  • Top with guacamole, Mexican Crema, lettuce, cheddar cheese, Cotija cheese, and salsa.