Marinated Flank Steak

      Marinated Flank Steak
      Marinated Flank Steak


      2-4 lb flank steak

      For Marinade:

      2 Tbsp Creole seasoning (recipe below) or store bought favorite
      1 tsp ground pepper
      2 Tbsp brown sugar
      3 Tbsp minced garlic
      1 Tbsp tomato paste
      1/2 cup dry sherry or red wine

      Add all marinade ingredients into a zip lock baggie and shake to mix, add the flank steak and marinate for at least five but no more that twelve hours in the refrigerator.

      Creole Seasoning:

      2 Tbsp onion powder
      1 Tbsp dried oregano,
      1 Tbsp dried thyme
      1/2 to 1 Tbsp cayenne pepper
      1 Tbsp black pepper
      1 Tbsp white pepper
      2 Tbsp garlic powder
      2 Tbsp sea salt
      2-3 Tbsp paprika


      When ready to grill, remove the steak from the fridge about two hours before grilling to allow to come to room temperature. Place the marinade in a saucepan on the stove and bring to a boil, then lower heat to a simmer and cook until reduced to about half.

      Preheat the grill to the hotter side and place steak on grill, cook 9 to 12 minutes turning only once, or until the meat reaches 120 degrees. Remove to a cutting board and let rest for five minutes. To serve, cut the steak across the grain in 1/4 inch thick slices and serve with reduced marinade.