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Santa Maria Tri-Tip

JOC doesn’t usually cook in the kitchen, but he loves grilling and takes over my cooking duty in the summer time when the weather is perfect for grilling. This Santa Maria Tri-Tip is one of our favorite steaks to grill, and we can’t wait to share this recipe so you can try it out this summer. What is Santa Maria Tri-Tip? Santa Maria is a name of a town in Central California. With this recipe, the steak absorbs all the seasoning while being marinated, and the simple mixture of garlic, parsley, salt, and black pepper brings out the natural flavor of the meat. What is the cut “Tri-Tip”? If you don’t live in the US, you might have not have heard of “tri-tip”. If you can’t find it where you live, you can replace it with 2 inch (5 cm) sirloin steak instead. Santa Maria Tri-Tip Rub A basic Santa Maria Tri-Tip Rub has salt, black pepper, and either garlic salt or garlic powder. Grilling vs. We made this recipe many times on the grill. The result was simply amazing!

Sous Vide Burgers. I don’t have a meat grinder.

Sous Vide Burgers

How do I make sure I get the best possible beef? If there is fresh ground beef behind the butcher counter, go for that. The prepackaged stuff on the shelf may have been ground days ahead of time, and won’t taste as good. Opt for medium-ground meat if you can; it’s the ticket to the tenderest, juiciest burgs. Any other tips? Why don’t I add salt when I am mixing up the beef and egg? Apartment Rib Rub. If you don’t have a smoker at home, you can still make some amazing Memphis-style ribs using our Apartment Rib Rub on a rack of our Apartment Ribs.

Apartment Rib Rub

A finished slab of ribs has a deep smoked flavor—with just a bit of char—and would pass muster with anyone who hails from the Mississippi Delta. Many of the ingredients you see here are common in dry-style rubs, but the key to capturing the authentic flavor of smoke and char lies in a few important additions. First, deeply charred onions and garlic mimic the fly ash that’s a telltale sign of true pit-smoked meats, adding an earthy astringency to the bark of the rib.

The backbone of the smoked flavor is a very special smoked salt called Bonfire that we discovered in Woodinville, Washington, of all places. Duck Breast. Chefsteps. The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Carne Asada. Juicy, crisp, and smoky grilled carne asada.

The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Carne Asada

[Photographs: J. Kenji López-Alt] More Guide to Steak All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time. To say "I'm going to develop a recipe for carne asada" is akin to saying "Bartender, get me a beer, please. " Carne asada literally translates to "grilled beef," and, at its simplest, it can be no more than a steak, seasoned with salt and pepper, cooked over a hot fire. When I was a kid, my favorite Mexican restaurant was the Cal-Mex chain El Torito. I'd had many versions of carne asada in my short life (my dad loved Mexican restaurants), but when it came to filling in the grilled beef–shaped lines etched in my head, El Torito held the largest crayon by far. The East Coast branches of El Torito have since closed, but I was delighted to discover when I moved out west that the chain was still going strong. Regardless of the exact flavors I ended up using in my recipe, I'm sure we can all agree on a few things here.

Sous Vide Recipe. When you bone up on your beef cuts, you can approach the meat counter with swagger, armed with enough knowledge to choose your cut of choice with confidence.

Sous Vide Recipe

Simple Sous Vide Steak With Red Wine Sauce. Making a steak is easy.

Simple Sous Vide Steak With Red Wine Sauce

Making a great steak? Well that’s another matter. As any chef or grillmaster will tell you, it’s all about controlling the heat in order to reach that sweet spot where the meat is tender, juicy, and full of flavor, neither under- nor overcooked. Grigliata di carne: 5 errori da non fare. Ci sono errori che sono poco più che peccati veniali, facilmente rimediabili con piccole correzioni.

Grigliata di carne: 5 errori da non fare

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Japanese (Kewpie-Style) Mayo.