Steak Au Poivre with Potato Saute Au Cru Recipe Video

Chef Georges Perrier, of Le Bec-Fin in Philadelphia, makes Steak au Poivre with Potato Saute au Cru.


Difficulty LevelEasyHealth IndexJust Enjoy
MethodMain Ingredient, ,


 Sirloin steak10 Ounce (1 Can)
 White peppercorn1 Tablespoon, cracked
 Black peppercorn1 Tablespoon
 Green peppercorn2 Tablespoon
 Demi glace2 Ounce
 Heavy cream1 Ounce
 Armagnac1 Ounce
 Vegetable oil1 Tablespoon
 Butter2 Tablespoon
 Fingerling potato6 Ounce, peeled, set in water
 Thyme sprig1
 Garlic head1
 Sea salt To Taste

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 729 Calories from Fat 386

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 43 g66.7%

Saturated Fat 19.3 g96.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 118.3 mg

Sodium 576.6 mg24%

Total Carbohydrates 40 g13.5%

Dietary Fiber 5.4 g21.8%

Sugars 1.7 g

Protein 36 g71.1%

Vitamin A 12.7% Vitamin C 20.2%

Calcium 14.6% Iron 38.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Pre heat oven to 325f. Season the Steak with salt. Toss the white and black pepper together and season the steak with the pepper pressing the peppercorns on so they adhere. Using a cast iron pan warm oil on high heat. Sear the steak until you achieve nice color. Flip over and place in oven. Cook until desired doneness(about 5 min for medium rare. Cut the fingerling potatoes in ¼” rounds. In a sauté pan over medium high heat and add the butter. Once the butter bubbles add the potatoes. Toss gingerly and season with salt. Break the head of garlic into cloves and crush lightly with your hand. Leaving the skin on add to the pan with the potatoes. Finish with the thyme sprig and cook until just tender. Drain off butter and check for seasoning. Remove the steak from oven and let rest. Deglaze cooking pan with Armagnac. Reduce by half. Add the green peppercorns. Also add the demi glace and cream and cook for 30 seconds. Season with salt and taste. Place the potatoes on a plate and the steak on top. Dress with the sauce and serve.

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Editors Review

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