For the gravy: Fry
the bacon until crispy, and then finely chop
and set aside. Crumble the sausage
and saute until cooked through, and then set aside.
the butter in a large saucepan
, and then stir in the flour over medium heat. Add the milk slowly, stirring constantly, and cook until thick, 5 minutes. Stir in the bacon and sausage, and season with garlic, hot sauce, thyme
, salt and white and black pepper. Keep warm.
For the steak: Heat oil in a large heavy-bottomed skillet to 350 degrees F. Pound the meat with a meat tenderizer; it should be neither thick enough to be tough, or falling apart. Dip the steak cubes in the egg wash
, followed by the flour.
Fry the steak cubes until golden brown and crispy, and then drain
excess oil. Place the steak on plates, dress
with the gravy
and serve with eggs and potatoes