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Perfect Marinade for Steaks from Serious Barbecue by Adam Perry Lang

In his book Serious Barbecue, Adam Perry Lang is deadly serious. And fun. He discusses the skills, tools and techniques we can all follow to barbeque perfection. Now, some of his recipes are intense. His Marinated Skirt Steak with Garlic and Cilantro involves a marinade, a rub, and a final resting butter. Did Suzen and…

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Pepper Steak from Meat & Potatoes by Judith Choate

Recently I did a TBT cookbook review of Meat & Potatoes by Judith Choate. Published in 1992, the book is filled with classic recipes. Some, I think, so classic you may not have ever had them. Here’s a recipe, Pepper Steak, that once was very popular but seems to have slipped away from our tables.…

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Brian’s Steak Hash

I love hash. And not just for breakfast. You can make a meaty, savory hash that is a noble dinner. Like this one: steak, potatoes, carrots, onion, and celery. Plus spices galore to your personal choosing. And, hash is fun. It will never taste the same way twice and you can empty out your fridge…

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Rib-Eye Steak with Tangy Caper Sauce

In last Thursday’s Throwback Cookbook Review, I featured the Steak Lover’s Cookbook from William Rice. The book is 18 years old yet most of the recipes are right in accord with today’s standards and trends. Now,I admit, his first suggestion for rib-eyes is a wine-and-butter sauce reflecting the years William spent in France. But just after…

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