Coffee Grounds Marinade

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 5 min
  • Active: 5 min
  • Yield: About 1 cup marinade
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1/4 cup coffee grounds (from brewed coffee)

1/4 cup balsamic vinegar 

2 cloves garlic, chopped 

1/2 large shallot, chopped 

Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper.

Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper. 


Combine the coffee grounds, balsamic vinegar, garlic, shallots, some salt and pepper and 1/4 cup water in a bowl.

Use as a marinade for steak. Marinate for 30 minutes to 4 hours, then cook the steak as desired.

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