Fast Recipes

Japanese mustard-miso roasted beef fillet

Australian Gourmet Traveller fast recipe for Japanese mustard-miso roasted beef fillet

By Kathleen Gandy
  • Serves 6
Japanese mustard-miso roasted beef fillet
Japanese mustard-miso roasted beef fillet


  • 2 tbsp red miso
  • ¼ cup shoyu
  • 2 tbsp mirin
  • 2½ tsp Japanese mustard powder
  • 2 tsp finely grated ginger
  • 3 cloves of garlic, finely chopped
  • 2 tsp caster sugar
  • 1.5 kg fillet of beef
  • 2 tsp vegetable oil
  • steamed koshikari rice, green beans tossed with toasted sesame seeds and Japanese hot mustard , To serve


  • 1
    Place all ingredients except beef and oil in a bowl and whisk to combine. Tuck thin tail end of fillet under, then, using kitchen string, tie fillet at 2.5cm intervals into a compact shape. Place beef in a ceramic or flat glass dish, pour mustard-miso marinade over and turn to coat, then cover and refrigerate for 10 minutes.
  • 2
    Heat a flameproof roasting pan over high heat, add oil and drained beef and cook beef, turning until browned all over. Transfer pan to a 200C oven and roast beef for 15 minutes or until cooked to your liking, then rest, covered, in a warm place for 5 minutes.
  • 3
    Serve slices of beef with steamed rice and green beans to the side, with Japanese mustard passed separately.