Cajun Rib-Eye Steak: Recipe from Bon Appetit, January 1998

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 onion, thinly sliced (we used a yellow onion)
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 tablespoon plus 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 3 16-oz. rib-eye steaks (we made 2 but they were both really big!)
  • 1 tablespoon paprika
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon white pepper

Directions:

Combine oil, sliced onion, garlic powder and 1 tablespoon black pepper in 13x9x2-inch glass baking dish.

Add steaks to marinade, turning to coat.  Spoon half of sliced onion evenly over steaks.  Cover and refrigerate overnight.

When ready to cook: preheat broiler.  Remove steaks from marinade.  Combine paprika, cayenne, salt, white pepper and 1/2 teaspoon black pepper in small bowl.  Sprinkle each side of each steak with 1 teaspoon of spice mixture.  Broil steaks until cooked through, about 8 minutes on each side for medium-rare.  Cut each steak in half.  Divide steaks among plates; serve.

We also chose to sautee the onions and they turned out absolutely delicious as well!

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About Anna Levin

My name is Anna. My husband, Ken, and I live in Baltimore, where we are every mother's dream: he's an Ophthalmology resident and I am a lawyer! On October 8th, 2012 we welcomed our baby girl, Julia Rose, into the world so as you can imagine we are very busy chasing after her and watching her grow and learn as she explores the world around her! In my free time, I enjoy cooking, reading, blogging, spending time with my family and taking long walks in new neighborhoods. I look forward to sharing this journey and hope that in doing so, I can provide some insight for other first time moms. While you're at it, check out my personal blog: MyLittlePoppyseed
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