Cooking Light OCTOBER 2013
1. Sprinkle steaks with thyme, chopped oregano, 1/4 teaspoon salt, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper; press mixture into steaks. Melt butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add oil to pan; swirl. Add steaks to pan; cook 4 minutes on each side or until desired degree of doneness. Let stand 5 minutes; cut across the grain into thin slices.
2. Combine 3/4 cup water and carrots in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Cover and bring to a boil. Cook 6 minutes or until carrots are tender. Remove carrots from pan. Wipe pan with a paper towel. Return pan to medium-high heat. Add bacon to pan; cook 4 minutes or until crisp. Remove bacon from pan with a slotted spoon; crumble. Add carrots to drippings in pan; sauté 1 1/2 minutes. Add peas; sauté 2 minutes or until heated. Sprinkle with remaining 1/8 teaspoon salt, remaining 1/4 teaspoon pepper, and crumbled bacon. Serve vegetables with steak; garnish with oregano leaves, if desired.
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