Cajun Steaks With Louisiana Slaw

Easy side: Serve with roasted potato wedges from the frozen food aisle.


Makes 4 servings

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 37 Minutes


1/2 cup mayonnaise
1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
2 tablespoons Creole mustard, divided
1 1/2 teaspoons Cajun seasoning, divided
1 (16-oz.) package shredded coleslaw mix
4 (6-oz.) chuck-eye steaks
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 medium-size red onion, cut into 1/2-inch-thick slices


1. Stir together mayonnaise, vinegar, 1 Tbsp. Creole mustard, and 1 tsp. Cajun seasoning in a medium bowl until blended. Stir in coleslaw. Cover and chill.

2. Meanwhile, brush steaks with remaining 1 Tbsp. mustard, and sprinkle with salt and remaining 1/2 tsp. Cajun seasoning. Heat a grill pan over medium-high heat. Cook steaks in pan 6 minutes on each side or to desired degree of doneness. Cook onion 5 minutes on each side. Serve steak and onions immediately with coleslaw.

Note: We tested with McCormick Cajun Seasoning.

March 2010
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