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Cajun-Style Country-Fried Steak

Yield Yield: 6 servings. Prep: 10 min., Cook: 22 min. Note: Gravy will thicken upon standing. To thin g


  • steak
  • hot oil
  • milk
  • ground red pepper

How to Make It

  1. Combine first 3 ingredients in a shallow dish; dredge steaks evenly in flour mixture.

  2. Fry steaks, in batches, in 1/4-inch hot oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat 3 to 4 minutes on each side or until golden. Remove steaks, and keep warm. Carefully drain hot oil, reserving 2 tablespoons drippings in skillet.

  3. Whisk gravy mix, milk, and ground red pepper into reserved drippings in skillet; cook over medium-high heat, whisking constantly, 3 to 6 minutes or until thickened. Serve gravy with steaks.