|Boneless sirloin steak||4 Pound, cut 1.5 in. thick|
|Freshly cracked peppercorns||1 1⁄2 Tablespoon|
Sprinkle both sides of steak with peppercorns; press into meat with heel of hand.
Let stand at room temperature.
About 25 minutes before serving, rub inside 12-inch cast iron skillet with piece of suet.
Sprinkle with thin layer of salt; place over high heat until salt begins to brown and pan is almost smoking.
Place steak in pan; cook uncovered for 10 minutes.
Turn with tongs or wooden utensils so as not to puncture; cook for 10 minutes on other side.
May use white peppercorns, but original French version calls for black.
May marinate steak in wine.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 3832 Calories from Fat 2214
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 245 g377.7%
Saturated Fat 101.1 g505.5%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 862.9 mg287.6%
Sodium 1342 mg55.9%
Total Carbohydrates 15 g4.9%
Dietary Fiber 6 g23.9%
Sugars 0.1 g
Protein 371 g742%
Vitamin A 1.3% Vitamin C 7.9%
Calcium 53.4% Iron 185.4%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet