Jerk It!

Homemade Beef Jerky Recipe

2 lbs of Sirloin sliced wide and flat (across the grain)

Marinate for 3-4 days in:
Fresh squeezed lime juice (enough to cover)
Trader Joe's Charbroil Seasoning -or your favorite seasoning (2 Tbsp)
Fresh Rosemary (to Sprinkle on Top)

Cook in a low temp oven at 225 degrees for 4-6 hours
Remove from oven when it still appears chewy and let dry
Slice into pieces and freeze the extra

This stuff is really addictive.


Alternative spice combination:

  • 2 Tbl kosher salt
  • 1 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • 1 Tbl red pepper flakes
  • 1 tsp ground allspice
  • 1 tsp ground coriander

Alternative liquid base:

  • 1/2 cup apple juice
  • 1 tsp. lime juice