Easy 4-Ingredient Baked Brisket

Easy 4-Ingredient Baked Brisket

An easy way to cook baked brisket using only four main ingredients. This recipe uses red wine and dry soup mix to amp up the flavor of the meat.
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  • Serves: 8 persons



  1. Step 1

    Gather the ingredients.
  2. Step 2

    Preheat oven to 450 F. Line a baking pan with foil.
  3. Step 3

    Make a bed of sliced sweet onion in a baking pan. Cover onions with red wine.
  4. Step 4

    Sprinkle meaty side of brisket generously with kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper. Turn over brisket and place on top of the bed of onions, fat side up.
  5. Step 5

    Sprinkle top ( fat side) of brisket evenly with dry onion soup mix and more freshly ground black pepper .
  6. Step 6

    Place in oven, uncovered, and bake for 15 minutes. Remove after 15 minutes, cover tightly with foil. Lower heat to 325 F. Return covered pan to oven and bake an additional 1 1/2 hours.
  7. Step 7

    Remove pan from oven and let rest, still covered, for 15 minutes. Uncover and let rest an additional 15 minutes before slicing brisket across the grain to serve.