Steak and Peppers

Steak And Peppers Recipe

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Kay Trent

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@trub

My husband loved pepper steak and rice and I couldn't find any good recipes and we couldn't afford to eat out. So I took a picture of pepper steak and made this recipe up to go with that picture.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
2
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

2
beef tenderloin steaks
1/2 Tbsp
sesame oil
1 1/2 tsp
peppercorns, crushed
1/2 Tbsp
butter
1 medium
green peppers, thinly sliced
1/4 medium
red bell pepper, thinly sliced
1/4 medium
yellow bell pepper, thinly sliced
2
onions, yellow, medium
1/4 c
soy sauce
3/4 tsp
cornstarch
1/8 c
balsamic vinegar
1/4 c
tomato juice
6 dash(es)
hot pepper sauce (optional)
1
green onions, chopped (optional)

Step-By-Step

1Press beef tenderloin steaks with palm of hand, flattening to 3/4" thickness.
2Brush both sides of steaks with 1 teaspoon oil; press pepper into both sides.
3Place remaining oil and butter in 11 3/4 x 7 1/2" microwave safe baking dish; microwave on high 1 minute or until butter is melted.
4Add peppers and yellow onions, stirring to coat with oil mixture.
5Microwave on high 4 minutes or until peppers and onions are tender, stirring twice; reserve.
6Combine soy sauce and cornstarch in 4 cup microwave safe glass measure; stir in balsamic vinegar, tomato juice and hot pepper sauce.
7Microwave on high 2 minutes or until mixture boils; stir.
8Continue cooking on high 1 to 2 minutes or until sauce is thickened; stirring once.
9Preheat browning dish on high 6 to 8 minutes.
10Meanwhile, stir cooked sauce into reserved peppers and onions, set aside.
11Press steaks down firmly on browning dish.
12Microwave, uncovered, on high 2 minutes.
13Turn steaks and continue cooking on high 1 to 2 minutes longer or until desired doneness.
14If necessary, reheat pepper mixture on high 1 to 2 minutes or until hot.
15Remove peppers to serving platter with slotted spoon; top with steaks. Sprinkle with green oinions.
16Serve steaks and peppers with remaining sauce.

About Steak and Peppers

Course/Dish: Beef, Steaks and Chops
Other Tag: Quick & Easy