Beef Recipes

“Your diet is a bank account. Good food choices are good investments.” – Bethenny Frankel

Birria Tacos

  Birria Tacos Meat1.5 lb beef shank1 lb sirloin or other roast/steakMarinade3 dried guajillo peppers see notes1 can chipotle peppers in adobo1/4 cup vinegar1/2 cup crushed tomatoes5 cloves garlic1 tsp dried oregano1/2 tsp smoked paprika1 tsp cuminStew1 medium...

Caribbean Jerk Sliders

  Caribbean Jerk Sliders 1 pound ground beef chuck1 1/2 teaspoons ground allspice1 1/2 teaspoons cayenne pepper1 1/2 teaspoons red pepper flakes1 1/2 teaspoons garlic powder1 1/2 teaspoons onion powder1 1/2 teaspoons dried oregano1 1/2 teaspoons packed light...

Chef John’s Meatballs

Chef John's Italian Meatballs ⅓ cup plain bread crumbs½ cup milk2 tablespoons olive oil1 onion (diced)1 pound ground beef1 pound ground pork2 large eggs eggs¼ bunch fresh parsley (chopped)3 cloves garlic (crushed)2 teaspoons salt1 teaspoon ground black pepper½...

Baked Meatball Nirvana

Baked Meatball Nirvana 1 pound extra lean ground beef½ teaspoon sea salt1 ½ teaspoons Italian seasoning¾ teaspoon dried oregano⅓ cup skim milk¼ cup grated Parmesan cheese½ cup plain bread crumbsItalian Seasoning½ tbsp basil½ tbsp oregano¼ tbsp garlic powder¼ tsp onion...

Stovetop Meatballs

Stovetop Meatballs 1 ½ lb ground beef1 ½ lb ground pork1 ⅛ cup panko bread crumbs¾ cup parmesan cheese½ tsp crushed red pepper½ tsp salt3 cloves garlic (minced)3 eggs¾ cup ricotta cheese1 ½ tsp Italian seasoningsplash milk sauce Combine ground beef, pork, breadcrumbs,...

Foolproof Standing Rib Roast

Foolproof Rib Roast 1 5 pound standing beef rib roast2 teaspoons salt1 teaspoon ground black pepper1 teaspoon garlic powder Allow roast to stand at room temperature for at least 1 hour.Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Combine the salt, pepper and...

Beef Stroganoff

Classic Beef Stroganoff 1 1/2 pounds beef sirloin steak (1/2 inch thick)8 ounces fresh mushrooms (sliced (2 1/2 cups))2 medium onions (thinly sliced)1 garlic clove (finely chopped)1/4 cup butter1 1/2 cups beef broth1/2 teaspoon salt1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce1/4...

Salisbury Steak

Salisbury Steak Serve extra gravy with mashed potatoes. 1 10.5 ounce can condensed French onion soup1 ½ pounds ground beef½ cup dry bread crumbs1 egg¼ teaspoon salt⅛ teaspoon ground black pepper1 tablespoon all-purpose flour¼ cup ketchup¼ cup water1 tablespoon...

Mostaccioli Sauce

Mostaccioli Sauce Our go-to Christmas Eve dinner! 1 pound Italian Sausage1 pound ground beef1 cup chopped onion6 oz tomato paste1 Tbsp sugar1 tsp salt12 oz tomato sauce14.5 oz diced tomatoes with juice1 bay leaf½ tsp garlic powder1 tsp oregano1 tsp dried sweet...

Chili’s Fajita Marinade

Chili's Fajitas Marinade 1/2 cup Plus 1 Teaspoon Lime Juice5 Tbsp Olive Oil3 tsp Garlic4 tsp Soy Sauce2 tsp Salt1 tsp Cayenne Pepper1/2 tsp Black Pepper Prepare marinade by combining the lime juice, olive oil, garlic, soy sauce, salt, Worcestershire sauce, cayenne...

Meatballs with Ground Beef and Sausage

Perfect Meatballs with Ground Beef and Italian Sausage 2-3 Tbsp olive oil1 large onion (chopped)2 tsp salt2 cloves garlic (minced)One pinch of crushed red pepper1 lb ground beef1 lb pork Italian sausage2 large eggs1 cup grated Parmesan cheese1 cup panko breadcrumbs1/2...

Bite Size Meatballs

Bite Size Baked Meatballs 1 1/4 pounds lean ground beef1 egg1 tablespoon olive oil1/3 cup romano cheese2 garlic cloves (minced)1 teaspoon dried basil1 teaspoon dried parsley1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon pepper1/4 cup panko bread crumbs Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.In...

High-temp, Eye-of-Round Roast

High-temperature, Herb-rubbed Eye-of-Round Roast 1 ¼ tablespoons paprika1 tablespoon kosher salt1 teaspoon garlic powder½ teaspoon ground black pepper½ teaspoon onion powder½ teaspoon ground cayenne pepper½ teaspoon dried oregano½ teaspoon dried thyme2 tablespoons...

Rib Roast

Foolproof Rib Roast 1 5 pound standing beef rib roast2 teaspoons salt1 teaspoon ground black pepper1 teaspoon garlic powder Allow roast to stand at room temperature for at least 1 hour.Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Combine the salt, pepper and...

Yummy Meatloaf

Yummy Meatloaf 2 pounds ground beef½ onion (chopped)1 10 ounce package saltine crackers, crushedsalt to taste¼ teaspoon ground black pepper1 tablespoon steak sauce2 eggs¾ cup water Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).In a large bowl, combine the beef, onion,...