Italian Beef Roast

Italian dressing is the secret to a robust and flavorful beef roast.

  • Prep Time 5 min
  • Total Time 2 hr 20 min
  • Servings 12

Ingredients

1
beef boneless sirloin tip roast (3 to 4 pounds)
1
to 2 tablespoons olive or vegetable oil
1
envelope (0.7 ounce) Italian dressing mix (dry)

  • 1 Heat oven to 325°. Place beef in shallow roasting pan. Brush with oil; sprinkle evenly with dressing mix (dry). Insert meat thermometer so tip is in thickest part of beef.
  • 2 Bake uncovered 1 1/2 to 2 hours or until thermometer reads 140°. Cover beef with aluminum foil and let stand about 15 minutes or until thermometer reads 145°. (Temperature will continue to rise about 5°, and beef will be easier to carve.)
  • 3 Serve beef with pan drippings.

Expert Tips

To freeze the leftovers for another meal, seal in a freezer container and freeze up to 4 months. Thaw frozen beef by placing the container in the refrigerator about 8 hours.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
140
(
Calories from Fat
45),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
5g
5%
(Saturated Fat
1g,
1%
),
Cholesterol
60mg
60%;
Sodium
260mg
260%;
Total Carbohydrate
1g
1%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
),
Protein
23g
23%
;
% Daily Value*:
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
3 Very Lean Meat; 1 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.