Prime Rib Recipes

Prime rib makes any meal a special occasion. Find top-rated recipes that make the most of this glorious cut of beef.

Staff Picks

Chef John's Perfect Prime Rib

Rating: 4.77 stars
This is a specific formula for achieving a perfectly pink prime rib cooked somewhere a shade under medium rare. To use this method you must have a full-sized, modern oven with a digital temperature setting that indicates when it is preheated. Older ovens with manual controls can vary greatly, and the doors may not have the proper insulation.

Garlic Prime Rib

Rating: 4.8 stars
Quick and easy marinade and so tasty, I was trusted with this recipe but I can't keep it to myself!

Reverse-Sear Prime Rib Roast

Rating: 4.86 stars
After years of experimenting with different cooking methods for a standing rib roast, I've finally perfected our Christmas dinner. Dry-brining the prime rib the day before roasting means every bite is flavorful, and slow-roasting at a low temperature followed by a high-heat sear ensures a delicious medium-rare doneness throughout with a savory herb crust.

Beef Au Jus

Rating: 4.54 stars
This is the most minimalist method for doing a quick au jus for your prime rib of beef.

Christmas Prime Rib

Rating: 4.83 stars
Delicious coating on outside of roast, and perfect roasting time. Plan on 1 pound per person.

Kosher Salt Encrusted Prime Rib Roast

Rating: 4.72 stars
Be sure and remove the coating before slicing this prime rib roast. You will be amazed at the juiciness and incredible flavor of the meat.

Smoked Prime Rib Roast

Rating: 4.59 stars
The best rib roast you'll ever have, perfectly pink from edge to edge. It takes some time, but well worth the effort.

Restaurant-Style Prime Rib Roast

Rating: 4.49 stars
This rib roast recipe took years to formulate. It makes the most out of this cut of meat. It is perfect for any special occasion.

10 Simple Sauce Recipes That Perfect Prime Rib

These sauce recipes are low on effort but big on flavor.
By Sarra Sedghi

Smoked Standing Rib Roast

Rating: 4.63 stars
"This is a sure-fired winner with any beef lover. The recipe yields the most tender and flavorful meat imaginable." – Ed
By Ed

Inspiration and Ideas

10 Bone-In Prime Rib Recipes
A prime rib is a terrible thing to waste — so make the most of your roast with one of these impressive bone-in prime rib recipes.