Recipe courtesy of Knife

Steak au Poivre

Getting reviews...
  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 25 min
  • Active: 25 min
  • Yield: 1 serving
Share This Recipe



  1. Preheat the oven to 600 degrees F.
  2. Brush the steak with butter and then sprinkle with 2 tablespoons of the pepper and the salt. Heat a medium pan with oil until just smoking. Cook until a nice crust forms on the bottom of the steak and then flip, about 3 minutes on each side. While the steak is cooking, add a spoonful of butter to the pan and baste the steak for 1 to 2 minutes. Transfer the steak to a clean ovenproof pan and cook in the oven for 5 to 7 minutes. Rest the steak while you cook the sauce.
  3. Toast the remaining 1 teaspoon black pepper and the green peppercorns in a dry medium pan. Deglaze with the brandy and reduce by half. Add the mustard and reduce by half. Add the cream and reduce by half. Add the veal demi-glace and pour over the steak. Serve the steak with French fries.

Fudge Factor

Train Frontman Pat Monahan's Dark Chocolate Obsession Feb 11, 2013

By: Cameron Curtis

Train frontman Pat Monahan, an avid chocolate lover, shared with us his top five reasons for eating dark chocolate.

Review: Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert's Chocolate Bar Nov 16, 2012

Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert have teamed up with master chocolatier Christopher Curtin to create the "Good & Evil" chocolate b …

Sifted: Plan-Ahead Valentine's Day Desserts Feb 6, 2013

By: Lauren Miyashiro

Get our take on the best in food news, recipes and more from around the web, including the best Valentine's Day recipes.

The Craziest Chocolate Creations for American Chocolate Week Mar 17, 2013

It’s officially American Chocolate Week. Check out photos of mind-blowing chocolate creations.

Over-the-Top-Delicious Treats to Satisfy Your Food Obsession

Are you infatuated with ice cream? Do you lust over lobster? Swoon at the sight of chocolate? Here's the best recipe for each food …

Chocolate Desserts

Indulge in our decadent chocolate desserts, from cookies and cakes to puddings, souffles and truffles.

Essentials: Chocolate Basics Sep 1, 2016

Satisfy that chocolate craving in your very own kitchen. All you need is baking chocolate and a little know-how. It also helps to …