Beef Mini Roast with a Sticky Sweet Chilli Glaze (Kid's version) Beef Mini Roast with a Sticky Sweet Chilli Glaze (Kid's version)

Beef Mini Roast with a Sticky Sweet Chilli Glaze (Kid's version)

Do cook the lamb mini roast recipe for the children in your family as it's easy and cooks in under 40 minutes.  It's boneless and is great for midweek meals.It will also serve more than three if you cook for just the children.

prep time
5 mins

cook time
50 minutes

serves
3 people

Ingredients

  • 1 x 400-450g/14oz-1lb lean mini beef mini roast
  • Pinch salt
  • Freshly milled black pepper
  • For the Sweet Sticky Glaze
  • :30ml/2tbsp prepared sweet chilli sauce of your choice
  • 30ml/2tbsp tomato ketchup
  • Dash Worcestershire sauce
  • For the Chips or Potato Wedges
  • :200g/7oz prepared chips or potato wedges of your choice
  • For the Vegetables
  • :100g/4oz fresh, frozen or canned peas or sweetcorn or vegetables of your choice

Method

  1. To prepare the sticky glaze; in a small bowl mix all the ingredients together.

  2. Preheat the oven to Gas mark 5, 190°C, 375°F.

  3. Place the joint on a chopping board, make several slashes over the surface of the joint and season all over.  Transfer to a roasting rack in a medium non-stick roasting tin and roast for 30-40 minutes. Cover with foil if browning too quickly.

  4. Remove the joint from the oven and brush with the glaze from one bowl all over.  Return to the oven and cook uncovered for a further 10 minutes.

  5. Cook the chips or potato wedges according to the packet instructions.

  6. Remove the joint from the oven, transfer to a warm plate, cover and leave to rest for 5-10 minutes, 20 minutes if time allows.

  7. Cook the vegetables according to the packet instructions.

  8. Slice the beef and serve with chips or potato wedges and vegetables.

Tips:

Low sugar ketchup works just as well too!