Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond
Episode: Us and Them
Save Recipe Print
Rib Eye Steaks with Cowboy Butter
Total:
45 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
45 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Cowboy Butter:
Steaks:

Directions

For the cowboy butter: Well in advance, make the cowboy butter. Place the softened butter in the bowl of a mixer fitted with a paddle attachment. Whip the butter until it's fluffy. Add the parsley, red pepper flakes, black pepper, garlic, lemon zest and the juice of half the lemon. Mix it until it's totally combined, scraping the sides as needed. Add more parsley, more lemon juice, more pepper or salt if you'd like.

Lay out a long piece of plastic wrap and scoop the butter mixture in a long strip down the middle of it. Carefully pull one side of the plastic wrap over the butter, squeezing it gently to form it into a log. Continue to roll the log of butter into a roll. When it's all rolled up, twist the ends (like a piece of candy) until they become very taut (this means the butter is pressing together inside the plastic to form a cohesive roll). Place the roll of butter into the fridge so it will harden, or into the freezer if you need to speed along the process.

For the steaks: Preheat the oven to 475 degrees F. Sprinkle salt and pepper on both sides of the steaks.

Melt the butter in a heavy ovenproof skillet over medium-high heat. When it's melted and golden brown, sear the steaks for about 45 seconds per side. Set in the oven to finish, about 3 minutes.

Lay a thick slice of cowboy butter on top of each steak so it will begin to melt. Serve within 5 minutes.

Cook's Note

Other uses for cowboy butter: Stir into cooked pasta, lay a pat on grilled chicken or fish, stir it into rice or spread on crusty French bread.

Categories:

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Sushi Brain 00:53

This sushi brain is the most delicious way to creep out your friends.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Braised Short Ribs

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Chicken Fried Steak with Gravy

Recipe courtesy of The Neelys

Sesame Steak Stir-Fry

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Broiled Cauliflower Steaks with Parsley and Lemon

Recipe courtesy of Alex Guarnaschelli

Rib-Eye Steak

Recipe courtesy of Bruce Mickelson

Rib-eye Steak

Recipe courtesy of Weslie Colbert

Rib-Eye Steak

Recipe courtesy of Justin Burke-Samson

Rib-Eye Steak

Recipe courtesy of Justin Burke-Samson

Rib Eye Steak Panini

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.