Beef Rouladen Recipe

Beef Rouladen Recipe

How To Make Beef Rouladen

Tender and meaty beef strips wrap around mustard, onions, and pickles. The rouladen is roasted until well-done and served with a rich and comforting gravy.

Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 1 hour 30 minutes
Total: 1 hour 50 minutes



  • 6slicesbeef roundor thinly sliced flank steak
  • 3tbspYellow Mustard
  • 6slicesBacon
  • 1onionsliced
  • 6dill pickles
  • 1tbspbutter
  • 2cupsbeef brothlow sodium
  • ¼cuppickle juice
  • 1canmushroomswith juice, optional
  • salt & pepperto taste


  • 3tbspcornstarch
  • mashed potatoesor elbow macaroni for serving


Beef Rouladen:

  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F.

  2. Layout beef slices and gently pound using a meat tenderizer.

  3. Spread a thin layer of mustard over each slice and season with pepper.

  4. Lay bacon over each slice. Top with onions and a dill pickle.

  5. Roll each Rouladen jelly-roll style and secure with toothpicks.

  6. Heat butter in a pan and brown each roll.

  7. Place in a roasting dish, add broth, canned mushrooms and ¼ cup pickle juice (and extra onions if desired). Roast for 90 to 120 minutes or until fork-tender.


  1. Remove Rouladen from the juices, set on a plate and cover.

  2. Heat juices over medium-high heat until boiling, making sure to scrape up any brown bit. Combine cornstarch with an equal amount of water. Add cornstarch mixture to the boiling broth while whisking until it reaches the desired thickness.

  3. Serve Rouladen over mashed potatoes or elbow macaroni with gravy.


  • Calories: 475.44kcal
  • Fat: 27.97g
  • Saturated Fat: 10.67g
  • Trans Fat: 0.12g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 11.78g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 2.65g
  • Carbohydrates: 10.07g
  • Fiber: 1.88g
  • Sugar: 2.89g
  • Protein: 43.82g
  • Cholesterol: 141.53mg
  • Sodium: 1153.99mg
  • Calcium: 86.56mg
  • Potassium: 932.48mg
  • Iron: 4.22mg
  • Vitamin A: 23.67µg
  • Vitamin C: 3.06mg
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