# How long does a 500g roast take to cook?

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The total cooking time depends on the weight of the meat. To cook rare, allow 15-20 minutes per 500g of meat. To cook medium allow 20-25 minutes per 500g of meat. To cook well done allow 25-30 minutes per 500g of meat.

## How long do you cook 500g roast beef?

Calculate your cooking time for medium-rare with 20 minutes per 500g or for medium use 25 minutes per 500g. For beef on or off the bone, cook it at 240C/220C fan/gas 9 for 20 minutes, then turn down to 180C/160C fan/gas 4 (not forgetting to take this 20 minutes off the timing you have just calculated).

## How long do you cook 500g of topside beef?

For rib, topside or top rump joints

1. Seal the joint in a hot pan for 3-4 minutes over a high heat before transferring to the oven.
2. Preheat oven to 180°C/Gas 4 and allow:
3. 20 minutes per 500g plus 20 minutes (for rare)
4. 25 minutes per 500g plus 20 minutes (for medium)
5. 30 minutes per 500g plus 20 minutes (for well-done)
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## How long do I cook roast beef per kilo?

Reduce the heat to 190C/375F/Gas 5 and roast for half an hour per kilo for rare, adding another ten minutes per kilo for medium rare, 20 minutes per kilo for medium, and 30 minutes per kilo for well done. Remove the beef from the oven, transfer it to a carving board and cover with foil.

## How long does a small roast take to cook?

Regardless of the size of your roast, always cook at 375 degrees, for 20 minutes per pound. Slice thinly and serve with gravy, mashed potatoes, salad and veggie of choice. You can also slice fresh mushrooms, season with salt and pepper, saute in butter, and add to your favorite canned or jarred beef gravy.

## How long do I cook a 700g beef joint?

Weigh the joint (with any stuffing, if using) in order to calculate the cooking time. If you like rare beef cook the joint for 20 minutes per 450g plus 20 minutes, for a medium result cook the meat for 25 minutes per 450g plus 25 minutes and for a well done joint cook it for 30 minutes per 450g plus 30 minutes.

## How do you calculate cooking time for roast beef?

Weigh joint of beef to calculate the cooking time. Allow 20 minutes per 450g for medium, 15 minutes per 450g for medium-rare and 10-15 minutes per 450g for rare.

## How long does a 2kg beef roast take to cook?

Roast for 12 mins per 450g/1lb (about 55 mins for a 2kg/4lb 8oz joint) for medium-rare, or 15 mins per 450g/1lb (about 1 hr 10 mins) for medium-well. Remove from the oven, lift onto a platter, cover with foil and rest for 30 mins.

## Should I cover beef with foil when roasting?

When cooking a roast in the oven, keep it uncovered until roasted to the desired doneness. After removing from the oven, tent with foil and let stand 15 minutes before carving. This allows the juices to redistribute, preventing them from draining out during carving (and preventing dry, disappointing meat).

## What temperature should roast beef be Celsius?

Rare 60°C. Medium rare 60–65°C. Medium 65–70°C. Medium well done 70°C.

## How many minutes are in a kilogram?

Metric

kilogram per minute to tonne per second (t/s) 0.00001667
kilogram per minute to kilogram per day (kg/day) 1,440
kilogram per minute to kilogram per year (kg/year) 525,949
kilogram per minute to gram per second (g/s) 16.67
kilogram per minute to gram per minute (g/min) 1,000

## What temperature should I cook beef?

The USDA guidelines suggest that all beef be cooked until what they consider “fully cooked,” or what we would consider a temperature of 145°, or medium-well, for whole pieces of beef like steaks and roasts, and 160° for ground beef.

## What temperature is medium roast beef?

Medium Rare (135° F)Medium (145° F)Medium Well (150° F)Well (160° F)The USDA recommends steaks and roasts be cooked to 145°F (medium) and then rested for at least 10-20 minutes.

## How long does it take to cook a 5 lb roast beef?

We suggest planning 30 additional minutes. Approximately 15 minutes for searing the roast at 450 °F prior to roasting and approximately 15 minutes for the roast to rest before serving.

Common Names.

Approx weight Rare (125 °F) Medium (145 °F)
4 lb 1 hr 8 min 1 hr 28 min
5 lb 1 hr 15 min 1 hr 36 min
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## Does roast get more tender the longer you cook it?

Unlike any other kind of cooking – almost – meat will get more tender the longer you cook it in the crockpot.

## How long do you cook a roast at 250 degrees?

Preheat the oven to 250 degrees. Roast for about 25 minutes per pound of meat. Check the temperature 30 minutes early. You want 130° for medium-rare.