Steak Au Poivre

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READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by Queen Dragon Mom

This is an adopted recipe. I have almost totally reworked it. It is very good, though, and quite easy.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Coarsely crack peppercorns.
  2. Sprinkle both sides of steak with crushed peppercorns, pressing in firmly with fingers.
  3. Let steak stand at room temperature for 30 minutes.
  4. Melt the butter in a heavy saute pan over medium high heat.
  5. Saute the steaks, turning once when browned, to medium rare.
  6. Remove steak to a warm plate.
  7. Mix brandy, water and glace together.
  8. Deglaze the pan with brandy mixture.
  9. Turn heat to low, simmer until sauce is thickened and reduced by half, about 5 minutes.
  10. Pour over steak and serve.

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