Hawaiian Pulehu Tri-Tip Steak

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins

From Sam Choy.


  1. Light your charcoal.
  2. Rub salt, garlic , pepper, and sugar into the meat and let sit 30 minutes.
  3. Pulehu in Hawaiian means "to broil on hot embers" and that's what you do, turning the meat every 4 minutes.
  4. Total cooking time is about 10-15 minutes, depending upon the thickness of the cut.