Steak in Pepper Cream

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 30 mins

This is from a 1994 issue of Southern Living. I have messed around with it, making it a much simpler dish. Hope you enjoy.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 14 teaspoon salt
  • 2 (12 ounce) trimmed New York strip steaks (may use sirloin or any favorite cut of beef steak)
  • 1 12-2 tablespoons freshly cracked black peppercorns
  • 2 tablespoons steak sauce
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1 cup whipping cream


  1. Place a 10 inch cast iron skillet over medium heat untill hot.
  2. Sprinkle salt in skillet.
  3. Place steaks over salt.
  4. Cook 1 to 2 minutes on each side or until browned.
  5. Remove from skillet.
  6. Combine pepper, steak sauce and water in hot skillet.
  7. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, to loosen brown bits on the bottom of the skillet.
  8. Stir in whipping cream
  9. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer, stirring constantly 3 to 4 minutes or until slightly thickened.
  10. Add steak and simmer for 5 minutes or until desired doneness, stirring occasionaly.


Most Helpful

OMG!!! This pepper sauce is to DIE FOR! I used 3/4 cup of cream and it was perfect.

rosslare January 26, 2013

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