Pepper-Crusted Sirloin Roast

Total Time

Prep: 15 min. Bake: 2 hours + standing


16 servings

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
Dinner guests will be surprised to hear that this festive entree calls for only five ingredients. It's the perfect choice for serving a large group.
Pepper-Crusted Sirloin Roast Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • 1 tablespoon coarsely ground pepper
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh mint or 1 teaspoon dried mint
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh rosemary or 1 teaspoon dried rosemary, crushed
  • 1 beef sirloin tip roast (4 pounds)


  1. Preheat oven to 350°. Mix first 4 ingredients.
  2. Place roast on a rack in a roasting pan; spread with mustard mixture. Roast until desired doneness (a thermometer should read 135° for medium-rare, 140° for medium and 145° for medium-well), about 2 hours.
  3. Remove from oven; tent with foil. Let stand 15 minutes before slicing.

Nutrition Facts

3 ounces cooked beef: 146 calories, 5g fat (2g saturated fat), 72mg cholesterol, 78mg sodium, 1g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 23g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat.