The perfect prime rib recipe can be easy too. This dish has less than 5 ingredients and can be dressed up with rosemary sprigs.

Howard Green, Atlanta, Georgia
Recipe by Southern Living

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Recipe Summary

prep:
5 mins
cook:
1 hr 30 mins
stand:
20 mins
total:
1 hr 55 mins
Yield:
Makes 6 servings
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Combine salt, pepper, and olive oil; rub evenly over roast. Place roast on a wire rack in an aluminum foil-lined roasting pan.

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  • Bake at 450° for 45 minutes; reduce oven temperature to 350°, and bake 45 minutes or until a meat thermometer inserted in thickest portion registers 145° (medium-rare) or to desired degree of doneness. Remove from oven, cover loosely with aluminum foil, and let stand 20 minutes before slicing. Serve with Fluffy Horseradish Sauce. Garnish, if desired.