Caraluzzi's Recipes

Herb Rubbed Top Round Roast

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3.75 from 40 votes
Servings 8


  • 1 4-pound Certified Angus Beef top round roast
  • 4 teaspoons dried oregano
  • 4 teaspoons dried thyme
  • 2 teaspoons crushed dried rosemary
  • 2 teaspoons coarse kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper try Caraluzzi’s 5-Pepper Blend and Caraluzzi’s Sea Salt
  • 1 teaspoon dry mustard


  • Preheat oven to 450°F. Combine all ingredients and rub evenly on roast. Place roast in a shallow roasting pan fitted with a rack. Roast for 15 minutes, then reduce oven to 325°F. Roast approximately 1 hour for medium doneness (135-140°F).
  • Remove from oven, tent loosely with foil, and let rest 15 minutes before carving thinly against the grain.


Photo and recipe courtesy of Certified Angus Beef.