New York Spiedies


The spiedie is a New York original, created in Binghamton. In this recipe, beef is marinated in a mixture of oil, vinegar, lemon juice, garlic, and herbs, then grilled on wooden skewers and served on a fat slice of French bread. Wrap the bread around the meat, pull out the skewer and enjoy!

Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
20 mins
Additional Time:
8 hrs
Total Time:
8 hrs 30 mins


  • 1 cup canola oil

  • ¼ cup white vinegar

  • 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice

  • 1 clove garlic, chopped

  • 1 ½ teaspoons dried basil

  • 1 ½ teaspoons dried oregano

  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme

  • ½ teaspoon dried parsley

  • ½ teaspoon onion powder

  • 2 bay leaves

  • ½ teaspoon kosher salt

  • ¼ teaspoon ground black pepper

  • 8 wooden skewers, soaked in water for 15 minutes

  • 2 pounds cubed beef

  • 8 (1 inch thick) slices French bread


  1. In a large resealable bag, combine canola oil, vinegar, lemon juice, garlic, basil, oregano, thyme, parsley, onion powder, bay leaves, salt, and pepper. Place beef cubes into marinade, seal the bag, and shake to coat beef. Marinate in the refrigerator overnight, or for up to 3 days.

  2. Preheat an outdoor grill for medium heat. Thread beef cubes onto 8 skewers, dividing evenly. Discard marinade.

  3. Cook beef skewers on the grill for 15 to 20 minutes, or until cooked to your liking. To serve, place a whole skewer of beef on a slice of French bread. Hold onto beef using bread, and pull the skewer out.

Editor's Note:

Nutrition data for this recipe includes the full amount of marinade ingredients. The actual amount of marinade consumed will vary.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

622 Calories
50g Fat
18g Carbs
24g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 8
Calories 622
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 50g 65%
Saturated Fat 11g 56%
Cholesterol 76mg 25%
Sodium 379mg 16%
Total Carbohydrate 18g 6%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Total Sugars 1g
Protein 24g
Vitamin C 1mg 4%
Calcium 35mg 3%
Iron 4mg 21%
Potassium 393mg 8%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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