This cookbook celebrates the versatility of steak, both as a family barbecue staple and as a gourmet meal. The innovative recipes cover classic roasts, slow-cooked dishes, pan-fried selections, barbecuing, salads, and side dishes. A detailed introduction discusses the health benefits of steak (and there are many), the different steak cuts by name (also shown in photos and diagrams), the best buys for good quality, storage hints, cooking methods, wine suggestions, and a selection of rubs, marinades, butters, and sauces.
Some of the great recipes are:
This comprehensive cookbook celebrates one of America's favorite foods, proving with style that there are definitely more ways than one to cook a steak.
Paul Gayler is executive chef at the prestigious Lanesborough Hotel at London's Hyde Park, where he leads a team of 35 chefs. He has 20 years of experience in some of the most respected restaurant kitchens in Europe and has been an expert chef on many television shows around the world.