Total Time
10hrs 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 10 hrs

Great for camping or just for snacking.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Trim all visible fat from meat. Partially freeze. Slice with the grain 1/8 to 1/4 inches wide and 4 to 12 inches long.
  2. Combine all remaining ingredients. Mix with beef strips. Place in a glass dish; cover and refrigerate 8 hours or overnight.
  3. Lay beef strips in single layers on oven racks with cookie sheets below.
  4. Bake at 140° to 150° for 10-15 hours or until they are leathery.Or use a
  5. commercial dehydrator, following manufacturer's directions.
  6. With a paper towel, blot any drops of oil from the jerky.
  7. Place in an airtight container and store in the refrigerator or freezer. Yield: 30 servings.


Most Helpful

Very good flavor. I had about 4 lbs, but I doubled the soy sauce, smoke, garlic and onion powders and left out the chili powder (and used 1/4 C Worc. sauce). My Nesco said to dry at 160° and I think I left it in too long (9 hours). They were really dry and harder to chew, but my kids still love it. I used tenderized round steak and chicken breast. Some people liked the chicken better even.

WI Cheesehead April 08, 2011

Great flavor! I used a dehydrator to render a london broil sliced very thin into delectable jerky. Yum. My diabetic DH found he can snack on these as they have minimal carbohydrates. Thanks PugMomma Brenda for posting!

AcadiaTwo October 23, 2008

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