Swiss Steak Recipe

Swiss Steak
submitted by bahuja2001 at


Preparation Time5 MinCooking Time1 Hr 50 Min
Ready In1 Hr 55 MinDifficulty LevelVery Easy
Health IndexJust EnjoyServings8
MethodMain Ingredient


 Flour6 Tablespoon
 Salt2 Teaspoon
 Pepper1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Beef steak2 Pound, cut into 8 1/4 inch thick slices
 Shortening6 Tablespoon
 Onion4 Medium, sliced
 Celery1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
 Garlic1 Clove (5 gm), finely chopped
 Chili sauce3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Water3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Green pepper1 , sliced (optional)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 354 Calories from Fat 158

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 18 g27.4%

Saturated Fat 5.2 g25.8%

Trans Fat 1.7 g

Cholesterol 69.2 mg

Sodium 668.7 mg27.9%

Total Carbohydrates 20 g6.8%

Dietary Fiber 2.7 g10.8%

Sugars 5.4 g

Protein 27 g54.5%

Vitamin A 3.7% Vitamin C 40.5%

Calcium 3.7% Iron 21.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. In a small bowl, combine flour, pepper and salt. Mix well and apply on to beef steak uniformly. Keep aside.

2. In a medium sized skillet, heat half quantity shortening and add onions.
3. Saute on a medium flame till onions turn golden brown in colour. Remove and keep aside.
4. In the same skillet, add remaining shortening and grill steak slices evenly on both sides.
5. Add celery, chilli sauce, garlic and water and mix well.
6. Cover and cook on a low flame for 1 hour.
7. Add browned onions and peppers and mix well.
8. Cook for 30 more minutes or till beef is cooked.

9. Transfer on to a serving platter and serve hot.