Bring your "A" game with one of these 15 delicious new takes on steak. There's something for everyone in this mix!
New Takes on Old Favorites: Steak
Chopped Lamb Steak with Garlicky Spinach
A chopped steak is really just a big meat patty that you can eat with a fork and knife. This recipe updates the old-fashioned diner staple by using ground lamb instead of beef and serving it with garlicky wilted spinach and warm goat cheese - perfect for a lazy summer meal.
Get the recipe: Chopped Lamb Steak with Garlicky Spinach
Grilled Tofu Steaks with Piquillo Salsa Verde
Firm tofu is ideal for the grill, because it holds its shape and gets nicely smoky. It's excellent with this tangy salsa prepared with piquillo peppers, capers and parsley.
Get the recipe: Grilled Tofu Steaks with Piquillo Salsa Verde
Grilled Flank Steak with Corn, Tomato and Asparagus Salad
Prepare this steak in the spring and summer to showcase seasonal sweet onions and morel mushrooms. The tomato-and-asparagus salad served alongside the beef would be wonderful all on its own as a first course.
Get the recipe: Grilled Flank Steak with Corn, Tomato and Asparagus Salad
Beef Tenderloin with Aromatic Thai Spices
Try cooking beef tenderloin sous vide—a restaurant technique that home cooks can easily replicate by simmering the steaks in a resealable plastic freezer bag at a low temperature (a thermometer is essential).
Get the recipe: Beef Tenderloin with Aromatic Thai Spices
Chipotle-Marinated Flatiron Steak with Avocado-Corn Relish
Flavor flatiron steak (top blade steak) with a bold Southwestern-style marinade made with smoky chipotle and fresh orange juice.
Get the recipe: Chipotle-Marinated Flatiron Steak with Avocado-Corn Relish
Grilled Flank Steak with Sichuan Peppercorns
Inspired by dan dan, the Sichuan noodle dish, chef Marcia Kiesel seasons her flank steaks with a simple but potent blend of the peppercorns and store-bought Chinese black bean–garlic paste.
Get the recipe: Grilled Flank Steak with Sichuan Peppercorns
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We would never turn down good old-fashioned grilled steak, but come summer (and Father's Day) we think you should kick it up a notch and bring on the heat. We've rounded up 15 mouth-watering recipes with new takes on steak; from summer-perfect pairings with salsa and seasonal salads to flavor infusions with Asian spices, there's something for everyone in this mix (we've even found an amazing grilled tofu steak recipe for vegetarians)!
Check out the slideshow above to discover 15 delicious and creative steak recipes.