The Perfect Striploin steak
How to cook a steak all depends on your personal preference. However, medium-rare seems to be the most popular way Irish people enjoy their steak. Some even claim that a medium-rare steak is the only way to cook the perfect striploin steak.
This recipe is for a medium-rare steak but you can adjust it to your taste by using our guide included below.
- Two 250-300g, Dry Aged Striploin Steaks
- Himalayan pink salt
- 2 tablespoons rapeseed oil
- 3 tablespoons unsalted butter
- 4 thyme sprigs
- 3 garlic cloves
- 1 rosemary sprig
- Freshly ground pepper
- Rare: 2.5 minutes each side
- Medium Rare: 3 minutes each side / Medium: 3.5 minutes each side
- Medium Well: 4 minutes each side
Season the Dry Aged Striploin Steaks all over with salt and freshly ground pepper. Let the meat stand at room temperature for 20 minutes.
In a large pan, heat the oil until shimmering. Add the steaks and cook over high heat for about 3 minutes. Turn the steaks and cook for a further 3 minutes while adding the butter, thyme, garlic and rosemary to the skillet.
Baste the Rib Eye Steaks with the melted butter, garlic and herbs.
Transfer the steaks to a cutting board and let rest for 10 minutes. Slice the meat across the grain and serve.
Serve with a local craft beer or a glass of Cabernet and don’t forget to share your photos and tag us!
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