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Great for camping, travel and picnics, jerky is a portable treat that's easy to make from ingredients you trust. Pick one of our recipes and make your own protein-packed jerky at home!

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By rsams

Rate this recipe 4.5/5 (22 Votes)
The Mrs’s Homemade Beef Jerky 1 Picture
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  • 3 pounds bottom round beef roast
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/4 cup Italian dressing
  • 1/4 cupyour favorite hot sauce (I recommend Ring of Fire)
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons steak seasoning
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons garlic powder

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The perfect homemade beef jerky! Perfect because it has just the right flavors you'd expect from good jerky and it ...

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We LOVE this beef jerky! We have made it several times ourselves in our dehydrator

  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 2 teaspoons cracked black pepper, or to taste
  • 1 pound lean beef sirloin tip, sliced into 1/8 inch strips
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 2/3 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup teriyaki sauce
  • 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/3 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 5 tablespoons liquid smoke flavoring
  • 1/2 cup pineapple juice
  • 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes, or to taste (optional)
4.4/5 (27 Votes)

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Every pet is different, so please check with your vet to see if this recipe is suitable for your dog

  • 1 pound ground turkey
  • 1/2 cup grated carrot
  • 2 tablespoons whole-berry cranberry sauce
  • 1 tablespoon EVOO
4.3/5 (3 Votes)

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THE BEST beef jerky recipe

  • 5 pounds 90% lean ground beef (90-92%)
  • 4 1/2 teaspoons non-iodized salt
  • 2 1/4 teaspoons Accent seasoning
  • 3/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 2 1/4 tablespoons meat tenderizer
  • 3/4 tablespoon pepper
  • 3 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 cup liquid smoke
  • 1/3 cup ketchup
4.4/5 (18 Votes)

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If you like spicy sweet flavors, this delicious Homemade Spicy Beef Jerky recipe is for you!

  • For Beef Jerky without the Spicy:
  • 3 to 4 pounds lean rump roast (sliced 1/8" thick by 2 - 2 1/2" wide strips)
  • 1/2 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup teriyaki sauce
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon liquid smoke
  • 2 tablespoon oriental sweet chili sauce
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon fresh ground pepper
  • 1/2 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup teriyaki sauce
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon liquid smoke
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 3 pounds lean rump roast (sliced 1/8" thick by 2 - 2 1/2" wide strips)
4.3/5 (19 Votes)

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This Jesse James styled Venison Jerky is perfect as written but for a sweeter jerky, baste with molasses or honey a...

  • 2 pounds beef or venison
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground red pepper
  • 2 cloves garlic, sliced
  • 1 cup corn whiskey
  • 1 cup water
5/5 (1 Votes)

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This is hands down one of the best marinades you'll find on the web to make an amazing batch of beef jerky! The sli

  • MARINADE:
  • 1 1/2 cups brewed strong coffee
  • 1 1/2 cups Coca-Cola
  • 2 whole star anise pods
  • 2 cups soy sauce
  • 1/2 cup Asian fish sauce
  • 1/2 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1/4 cup samba! oelek
  • MEAT:
  • 2 pounds trimmed beef top round or bottom round, about 1 1/2 inches thick, and cut it into 1/4-inch thick
  • slices, either with or against the grain.
5/5 (1 Votes)

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If you don't have a dehydrator, this jerky recipe is for you, all you need is an oven to make these tasty jerky sna

  • 1/2 pound lean top round sirloin beef roast trimmed off all fat, partially frozen to assist with slicing
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic, minced
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
4.4/5 (52 Votes)

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This is a straightforward recipe for beef jerky marinated in Worcestershire and A1 steak sauce, then dried in a de...

  • 3 pounds beef roast, thinly sliced to 1/8 to 1/4 inch
  • 1/3 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons liquid smoke
  • 2 tablespoons A1 steak sauce
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
4.4/5 (41 Votes)

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Makes a beef jerky using your standard oven

  • 4 pounds round steak cut into strips no thicker than 1/4 inch (if you freeze the steak a few minutes beforehand, slicing is much easier)
  • 4 tablespoons onion powder
  • 1 1/3 teaspoons black pepper
  • 1 1/3 teaspoons garlic powder
  • 2 pinches sea salt
  • 1 teaspoon dry Italian-style salad dressing mix
  • 1 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 cup soy sauce
  • 1 teaspoon hot pepper sauce
4.5/5 (27 Votes)

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A perfect marinade is what makes this beef jerky so good! Preparation is a breeze, the hard part is waiting for the...

  • Homemade Beef Jerky
  • 4 pounds London broil beef or 4 pounds flank steaks
  • 2 teaspoons black pepper
  • 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 2 teaspoons garlic powder
  • 2 teaspoons cayenne pepper, more if you like it hot
  • 2 teaspoons onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon liquid smoke
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce or 1/4 cup low sodium soy sauce
  • 1/2 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 cup Frank's red hot sauce
4.6/5 (19 Votes)

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I've found my go-to marinade for making jerky

  • 1 pound flank steak or venison
  • 2/3 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 2/3 cup soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 teaspoons onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon liquid smoke
  • 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes
4.6/5 (21 Votes)

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Going on a road trip? Bring a batch of this jerky along for the ride and your travels will be made easier

  • 2 to 3 pounds (7/8 to 1 1/3-kg) trimmed lean meat such as eye of round or top or bottom round
  • 1 cup (237 ml) soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup (59 ml) apple juice
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • 1/2 cup, honey (118 ml [170 grams by weight])
  • 5 tablespoons fresh ginger, finely grated
  • 1 tablespoon coarsely ground black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon hot sauce
4.6/5 (8 Votes)

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The marinade for this venison jerky recipe is a winner! Just remember, the cooking time will vary depending on a fe...

  • 1 1/2 pounds beef or venison. sliced
  • 1/2 cup soy sauce
  • 1/2 cup Worcestershire sauce
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 tablespoon liquid smoke
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
4.4/5 (12 Votes)

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Looking for a jerky marinade to top of your jerky with a great flavor? This recipe is delicious!!

  • 1/2 cup soy sauce
  • 1 cup water
  • 2 tablespoons worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tablespoons hickory smoke
  • 2 tablespoons liquid smoke
  • Garlic salt, to taste
  • Lemon pepper, to taste
  • Black pepper, to taste
4.5/5 (20 Votes)

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