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Best Ever Beef Marinade Recipe
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Best Ever Beef Marinade

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"This is the best beef marinade I have ever used. Everyone wants the recipe. My daughter always requests this."

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Original recipe makes 8 servings Change Servings
  • PREP

    5 mins

    5 mins


  1. Whisk vegetable oil, soy sauce, lemon juice, Worcestershire sauce, Dijon mustard, and garlic. Season with salt and pepper.
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  • Editor's Note:
  • The nutrition data for this recipe includes the full amount of the marinade ingredients. The actual amount of the marinade consumed will vary.
  • Cook's Note:
  • I use this for London broil but it is good on any cut of beef. Marinate beef 24 to 48 hours. Grill until desired doneness.

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Most Helpful Positive Review
Jan 04, 2014

This was a great all purpose marinade. I used it for kebobs I'd cut from a lowly chuck roast and let them marinate all day before Mr. LTH grilled them to perfection. Great flavor, tender, and really made a chuck roast pop w/out having to slow cook it. THANKS for the recipe! The only changes I made were to 1/2 the recipe and replaced dijon w/yellow, per personal preference.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Sep 15, 2014

Absolutely terrible. What a shame for the piece of meat I lost. This fellow cow's friend has mourn their lost. p.s too much soy sauce


14 Ratings

Jun 14, 2013

This was a Wonderful marinade! I was all out of Dijon mustard so I used regular and it turned out fabulous! Thanks for the great recipe. I used it on sirloin fillets and they were very very tender. My whole family devoured all of it!

Apr 24, 2014

With no changes at all, this was an exceptional recipe. It pleased everyone in the family. Thank you for a wonderful recipe!

Jul 04, 2013

It is the 4th of July and I wanted a great marinade. I made this marinade this morning with the original recipe. The beef was in the marinade for 8 hours. I have to say that this recipe was delicious! The flavors stood up to the chuck roast that I cut up for the kabobs and everybody loved it. I want to try receipe this with shrimp next! yum!

Sep 19, 2013

I used this marinade for top round beef kabobs (reserved some of the marinade to use for the rice I served them with) and marinated the kabobs with the rest of the marinade overnight and then grilled them medium rare - YUM! Thank you so much for sharing your recipe!

May 13, 2014

I used this on some cheap chuck steaks and they had a really good flavor and this actually made them nice and tender!

Jan 31, 2014

Easy and Delicious. This is a keeper, used it on skirt steaks, will try it on chicken next time.


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  • Calories
  • 275 kcal
  • 14%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 6.5 g
  • 2%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 27.5 g
  • 42%
  • Fiber
  • 0.3 g
  • 1%
  • Protein
  • 1.6 g
  • 3%
  • Sodium
  • 1672 mg
  • 67%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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