Author: Simple Foodie



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Braciole Recipe. A want to impress your guest dish of slow roasted meat with layers of pesto. When you serve a pinwheel slice of Braciole with the chunky tomato sauce drizzle on top your guests mouths will water.


olive oil 2 Tbsps
garlic clove 1 crushed
yellow onion 1/4 chopped
tomato - chopped (canned) 1 1/2 cups
white wine 1/4 cup
chicken broth 1/2 cup
Italian parsley 2 Tbsps
salt 1 Tbsp to taste
black pepper 3/4 tsp to taste
olive oil 2 Tbsps
pine nut 2 Tbsps
mint (fresh) 1/3 cup chopped
Italian parsley 2 Tbsps
garlic clove 1 crushed
Parmesan cheese 1/4 cup grated
lemon 1 juiced
flank steak 1 3/4 lbs
salt 1 Tbsp to taste
black pepper 3/4 tsp to taste
olive oil 2 Tbsps
red wine 1/2 cup


  1. Preheat your oven to 325 degrees. In a saucepan heat the olive oil over medium high heat.
  2. Add the garlic clove and yellow onion. Sauté until the yellow onion is translucent.
  3. Add the chopped tomato, white wine, chicken broth, Italian Parsley, salt, and pepper. Bring to a boil and lower to a simmer.
  4. Heat a small sauté pan over high heat. Add the pine nuts and immediately remove the pan from the heat. Toss until the pine nuts are toasted. Remove to a bowl to cool.
  5. To the bowl add the mint, Italian parsley, garlic, grated Parmesan cheese, lemon juice, and olive oil. Mix well.
  6. Place the flank steak between two sheets of plastic. Pound out the flank steak with a kitchen mallet to a thickness of a 1/4 inch. Salt and pepper both sides.
  7. Spread the filling all over the flank steak. Roll up the flank steak against the grain and tie up with butcher twine across the roll.
  8. In a large oven proof sauté pan heat the olive oil over medium high heat. Add the roll and brown on all sides. Pour the red wine and sauce over the roll. Place in the oven and roast for 1 hour.
  9. Remove from the oven and allow to sit for 15 minutes before slicing.