2 HRS 15 MINS
Time to Cook
Step 1Preheat oven to 325°F. Combine rub ingredients in small bowl; press evenly onto all surfaces of beef Top Round Roast.
Step 2Place roast on rack in shallow roasting pan. Insert ovenproof meat thermometer so tip is centered in thickest part of beef. Do not add water or cover. Roast in 325°F oven 1-1/4 to 1-3/4 hours for medium rare doneness.
Step 3Remove roast when meat thermometer registers 135°F for medium rare. Transfer roast to carving board; tent loosely with aluminum foil. Let stand 15 to 20 minutes. (Temperature will continue to rise about 10°F to reach 145°F for medium rare.)
Step 4Carve roast into thin slices; season with salt and black pepper, as desired.
Nutrition information per serving, using top round roast, 1/12 of recipe (3 oz): 158 Calories; 45 Calories from fat; 5g Total Fat (2 g Saturated Fat; 2 g Monounsaturated Fat;) 71 mg Cholesterol; 83 mg Sodium; 0 g Total Carbohydrate; 0 g Dietary Fiber; 27 g Protein; 2.6 mg Iron; 7.9 mg NE Niacin; 0.4 mg Vitamin B6; 1.5 mcg Vitamin B12; 4.7 mg Zinc; 31 mcg Selenium; 103.3 mg Choline.
This recipe is an excellent source of Protein, Niacin, Vitamin B6, Vitamin B12, Zinc, and Selenium; and a good source of Iron, and Choline.
Filed Under:Pot Roast / Comfort Foods