Whiskey Grilled Steak

Tender and juicy steaks with just a hint of sweetness. 

Whiskey Grilled Steak

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Marinade Time 4 hours
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 2 people


  • 2 10 oz. New York Strip Steaks
  • 1/4 cup whiskey your choice Jim Beam or Jack Daniels
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil extra virgin or extra light
  • 2 tbsp. brown sugar
  • 1 tbsp. dijon mustard
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • fresh ground pepper


  1. Place the steaks in a resealable freezer bag.  Whisk the remaining ingredients together in a medium size mixing bowl until well blended and the sugar is fully dissolved. 

  2. Pour the marinade into the bag with the steaks and swish it around, making sure the steaks are well coated.  Place the bag in the refrigerator and allow to marinade for at least 4 hours or overnight if possible.  Flip the bag over at the halfway point. 

  3. Prepare your grill to medium high heat.  Remove the steaks from marinade and discard the marinade.  Grill the steaks for approximately 7 minutes per side for medium rare or 145°F in the middle.  Remove from the heat and let the steaks rest for 5 minutes before serving.

Recipe Notes

Try serving the Whiskey Grilled Steak with a Hasselback Baked Potato,  and maybe a side of caramelized onions and peppers.  You'll be glad you did.

Did you know:  In 1837, Delmonico's Restaurant opened in Manhattan.  One of it's signature dishes was a cut from the short loin that was called a Delmonico Steak.  Due to it's association with the city, it has since been referred to a a New York Strip steak.  That's enough history, let's eat.

(source: goodtastebook.com)

Recipe adapted from diethood.com


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