How to cook steak?
Such a dish as steak, absolutely everyone loves. Even vegetarians and those adore him, just do not admit. In our article we will talk about how to cook steak in its different variations. Preparing the right steak, from meat or fish, is not very difficult. The main thing is the right ingredients and fresh products. The quality of your cooker and frying pan is also important. After all, if the pan, will not be of very high quality, then the steaks can be burnt, and inside remain raw. But the rest is a matter of technique.
How to cook pork steak
Cooking pork steak means to please your whole family with a delicious and very satisfying dish, for the preparation of which you will need:
- Two pieces of pork 150-200 g;
- Half a glass of beer;
- Half a cup of beef broth;
- About 50 g. Butter;
- One onion;
- Half a teaspoon of mustard;
- Four tablespoons of vegetable oil;
- Salt, pepper to taste.
First make the sauce. To do this, cut the onion into small cubes. Lightly fry it in vegetable oil until golden brown.Pour beer and broth into onions, salt and add a little pepper and mustard. So cook everything over low heat for a quarter of an hour. The sauce should be half cooked.
Next, take the pieces of meat, rub them with salt and pepper, fry in vegetable oil on both sides until a pleasant, golden color. After that, pour the meat with the previously prepared sauce and send it to a well-heated oven. How to cook steak in the oven? More precisely to bring it to readiness? Very simple. Someone likes steak “with blood”, in this case it’s not necessary to keep him there for too long. Otherwise, you can check the steak in small cuts using a knife. As soon as you see that the blood does not ooze out, and instead a clear juice shows up - safely remove the meat. It is very important not to overdo the steak in the oven, as the meat can become dry. In any case, steak is juicy meat.
Serve this dish with potatoes and herbs.
How to cook beef steak
Beef also makes very tasty steaks. The main thing is to cook properly. Many ingredients are not required for this.
- Beef meat 150-200 g .;
- Butter - 50 g;
- Salt, pepper, spices to taste.
Best of all, if the meat after slaughter will lie in the refrigerator for 2-3 days. Buy as fresh as possible or ask the seller how fresh the meat is.
Put the pan on the fire and warm it well. We drown in her oil. We take meat, we wash it, then we rub pepper, salt and seasonings into it from both sides. Now just fry the meat in a pan on both sides. So, how to cook steak in a pan:
- If you like steak “with blood” - fry the meat for two or three minutes on each side;
- If you want the steak to be roasted on the outside and “pink” inside - roast for about four minutes on both sides;
- Crust on top and well-done steak inside (but juicy, not dry) - about five minutes on each side.
Here is the steak and ready. Top with a little sprinkle it with lemon and serve on the table. Beef steak goes very well with red wine. Your second half just will not remain indifferent to such an evening meal.
How to cook trout steak
Trout steak is a dish for real aristocrats. This steak is juicy, tasty and very healthy. After all, fish dishes, as you know, are very useful for all of us.
To make a delicious trout steak, you need the following ingredients:
- Trout meat;
- Cheese (can be a mixture of cheeses, for example, "Parmesan" and "Russian" cheese);
- Onions - 1 pc .;
- Half a lemon;
- 200 g of cream;
- Seasoning (you can buy special seasoning for fish);
- Salt pepper.
Wash the trout and sprinkle with seasoning. Fill the fish with half the cooked cream. Add a little lemon juice, pepper and, of course, salt. Leave the fish to marinate in this mixture for about half an hour. Meanwhile, clean the onion and cut it into large rings. Take food foil and make it a kind of plate.
Put the onion rings in this self-made small plate and the pickled trout on top. Pour the remaining cream on top. Heat the oven well (up to two hundred degrees) and send fish covered with foil into it. Bake it for about forty minutes. While the trout is cooked, grate the cheese on a fine grater. In about ten minutes until cooked, take out the trout and sprinkle with cheese. Again, lightly cover with foil and bake the fish until it forms a crust, for about ten minutes.
After the trout is ready, sprinkle it with greens, sprinkle with lemon and serve. Be sure your family members will appreciate this delicious dish.Even those who supposedly do not like fish.
How to cook salmon steak
Salmon, as many know, is a very tender, tasty and healthy fish. This fish is different in that it is almost impossible to spoil it. It is prepared very easily. Salmon steaks are most often fried in a pan, but you can also bake them on the grill. If you like fish dishes, be sure to try the salmon steak. For this purpose, you will need the following ingredients:
- Sour cream;
- Olive oil;
- Ground pepper;
- Soy sauce;
- Salt, spices.
It should be said that when buying, you should give preference to chilled salmon steaks, rather than frozen ones. The first will be much juicier. You can also take a whole fish, and chop it into pieces already at home. The thickness of such pieces should be approximately two to three centimeters.
First make a marinade. After all, pickled fish will turn out much softer and juicier. Mix olive oil, salt, pepper and lemon juice. Here you can add what you wish, be it: rosemary, nutmeg, thyme, etc. On a pound of salmon steaks, about a juice of whole lemon and two tablespoons of olive oil are taken.Everything else is added to taste. Each slice of salmon is richly coated with the resulting marinade and sent to the refrigerator for an hour or two. Meanwhile, make the sauce. For one salmon steak, mix two tablespoons of sour cream, one tablespoon of soy sauce and a quarter teaspoon of curry.
It will be easier to cook this dish in the pan than on the grill. To do this, pour olive oil into the pan and heat it well. Put the steaks and fry them over high heat for about half a minute. Make the fire smaller and fry for another four to five minutes. Turn the fish over with a wooden spatula and very carefully, as the fish is delicate and can fall apart.
As we already mentioned, you can cook steaks from salmon on the grill. To do this, put the pickled pieces of fish on the grill and fry them on both sides until cooked, about fifteen minutes. Periodically water the steaks with the remnants of the cooked marinade. From this they will become even juicier.
You can decorate the salmon steak with lemon and green salad leaves.
Now you know how to cook a delicious steak from fish or meat. Do not be afraid to experiment and introduce some new ingredients if you think that they will be well combined.