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Hearty Swiss Steak Recipe

Hearty Swiss Steak Recipe

I've been using this recipe since I was married in 1952. My husband let me know early on in our marriage that this dish was one of his favorites, so I still make it often. I think most men like it because of the hearty portions of meat and noodles.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. Cook: 55 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 1 pound beef sirloin tip steak or bottom round steak
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 2 cans (8 ounces each) tomato sauce
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 medium onion, sliced
  • 1 medium green pepper, cut into strips
  • Cooked noodles


  • 1. Thinly slice steak across the grain into strips. Lightly coat with flour. In a large skillet, brown steak, half at a time, in butter. Add all meat to skillet. Add tomato sauce, lemon juice, soy sauce and Worcestershire; mix well. Add the onion and green pepper. Cover and simmer for 45 minutes or until the meat is tender, stirring occasionally. Serve over noodles. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (4 ounces) equals 275 calories, 14 g fat (7 g saturated fat), 83 mg cholesterol, 641 mg sodium, 13 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 24 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied Red Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied red wine such as Pinot Noir.