1 tablespoon mixed cracked peppercorns
1 large garlic clove, minced
Salt, to taste
3 large Idaho potatoes, scrubbed (about 1 3/4 pounds)
1 small red, yellow or green bell pepper
1 tablespoon olive oil
Salt and pepper, to taste
2 to 3 tablespoons chopped pitted Kalamata olives
This recipe is an excellent source of protein, niacin, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, iron, zinc and selenium and a good source of fiber.
Per 1/4 of recipe (6 ounces cooked beef):
Total fat: 20g (7g saturated fat; 9g monounsaturated fat)
Vitamin B6: 1.7mg
Vitamin B12: 3.1mcg
Combine pepper and garlic; press evenly onto Open Prairie Natural Angus beef steaks. Set aside.
Cut potatoes lengthwise into 3/4 to 1-inch thick slices. Lightly brush potatoes and bell pepper with oil. Place potatoes and bell pepper on grid above medium heat. Grill pepper 10 to 12 minutes or until tender, turning once. Grill potatoes 18 to 20 minutes or until tender, turning once. Season potatoes with salt and pepper, as desired.
Add steaks about 10 minutes after the potatoes. Place steaks on grid over medium, ash-covered coals. Grill steaks, covered, 10 to 14 minutes (over medium heat on preheated gas grill 9 to 14 minutes) for medium-rare (145°F) to medium (160°F) doneness, turning occasionally.
Chop bell pepper. Top potato planks with pepper and olives. Season steak with salt; serve with potato planks.
Beer pairing: Stout, Porter
Wine pairing: Cabernet blends (Bordeaux-style blends), Malbec