French Dip Sandwiches

Ready in
35 min
Thinly sliced steak is tossed in beef stock flavoured with garlic, then served on toasted crusty bread with melted cheese. Serve with beef stock for dipping.

Serving Size


Estimated Cost*


Per Serving

Prep Time

10 min

Cooking Time

25 min

Price/Availability Effective Date: February 10, 2014


1 French Bread about 21-in (53 cm), split lengthwise
2 tbsp Becel® Buttery Taste margarine
1 Clove Garlic cut in half
1 lb Boneless beef top sirloin steak about 1-in (2.5 cm) thick
1.5 cups Water
1 Knorr® OXO® Beef Bouillon Sachet
0.75 cup Swiss Cheese shredded


  1. Line baking sheet with aluminum foil.
  2. Spread bread with 1 Tbsp. (15 mL) Becel® Buttery Taste margarine.  Place on prepared baking sheet and broil until lightly toasted. Rub bread with cut side of garlic clove 1/2. Sprinkle bread with cheese; set aside. Finely chop remaining 1/2 clove garlic.
  3. Season steak, if desired, with salt and pepper. Melt 1 tsp.(5 mL) margarine in large skillet over medium heat and cook steak, turning once until desired doneness. Remove steak to cutting board; cover with foil.
  4. Melt remaining 2 tsp.(10 mL) margarine in same skillet over medium heat. Add chopped garlic and cook until fragrant. Add water and Knorr® OXO® Beef Bouillon Sachet and bring to a boil over medium-high heat, scraping brown bits from bottom of pan. Remove from heat and set aside.
  5. Thinly slice steak and place in medium bowl.  Spoon 2 Tbsp.(30 mL) bouillon mixture over steak, tossing  to coat.  Cover and let stand.
  6. Broil cheese topped bread until cheese melts. Top bread with steak; cut sandwich into 4 pieces. Pour bouillon mixture into bowls for dipping.

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