Rating: 4 stars
6 Ratings
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  • 5 star values: 2

A steak dinner for two feels date-night special, but this meal couldn't be easier. One 8-ounce strip steak is just enough for two; if you care for different levels of doneness, cut the steak in half before grilling.

Bruce Weinstein and Mark Scarbrough
Recipe by Cooking Light June 2015

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Jennifer Causey; Styling: Lindsey Lower

Recipe Summary

Yield:
Serves 2
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Mince garlic on a cutting board. Sprinkle garlic with salt; mash with the side of a knife to form a paste. Combine garlic paste, 1 tablespoon oil, rosemary, rind, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper in a bowl. Rub garlic mixture evenly over steak. Let stand 15 minutes.

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  • Heat a grill pan over medium-high heat. Coat pan with cooking spray. Add steak to pan; grill 5 minutes on each side or until desired degree of doneness. Place steak on a cutting board; let stand 5 minutes. Cut across the grain into thin slices.

  • Combine remaining 1 tablespoon oil, remaining 1/4 teaspoon pepper, vinegar, and Dijon mustard in a bowl, stirring with a whisk. Add greens; toss to coat. Place 1 1/2 cups salad on each of 2 plates; top each serving with 3 1/2 ounces steak and 1 tablespoon Parmesan cheese.

Nutrition Facts

331 calories; fat 22g; saturated fat 5.3g; mono fat 12.9g; poly fat 1.8g; protein 27g; carbohydrates 5g; fiber 2g; cholesterol 73mg; iron 3mg; sodium 434mg; calcium 105mg.
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