Chef Tee’s Grilled Steak

Grilled steak (2)Prep time: 5 minutes
Cooking time: about 10 minutes


  • 4, (12-to-14 ounces) New York Strip Steak, angus or prime
  • 2 Tbsps. canola oil
  • 2 Tbsps. Montreal seasoning salt
  • 3 ounces melted butter
  • 2 Tbsps. Montreal steak seasoning


  1. Pre-heat grill.
  2. Set out meat for ½ hour to bring to room temperature
  3. Coat steaks with oil; season with seasoning salt.
  4. Put steaks on hot grill; cook to desired doneness (3-to-5 minutes per side for medium rare).
  5. Allow steak to sit for five minutes.
  6. Drizzle butter over steak.
  7. Sprinkle Montreal steak seasoning over meat.

Picking Perfect Steak For Dad On GDW

live-seg-with-steakHome Chef Brian Reeve and Chef “Tee” Terrell Danley share tips on picking the perfect steak for dad and an easy steak recipe.  Highlights: ribeye is best, precuts are good, and steak positioning matters to the eye.

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Chef Tee’s Grilled Raspberry Chipotle Marinated Ribeye

Serves 3 to 4 S n p logo
Prep time: 5 minutes; cooking time: 5-to-10 minutes

  • 3 ribeye steaks
  • 1 bottle Raspberry Chipotle Marinade (available at Whole Foods Market®; can substitute your favorite spicy fruit marinade)
  • Grilled Portabella Mushrooms, sliced (optional)
  • Canola oil
  • Salt & Pepper to taste
  • Juice from half lime
  • Extra virgin olive oil


  1. In large bowl, add steaks, ¼ cup marinade; coat steaks w/marinade; let meat sit for 5 minutes.
  2. Put steaks on hot grill; cook 4-to-6 minutes per side or to desired doneness.
  3. Season steaks w/Salt & Pepper.
  4. Transfer steaks to large bowl; coat meat w / 1/4 cup marinade; top meat w/lime juice; let meat rest for 5-to-10 minutes.
  5. Plate steaks, mushrooms; drizzle little olive oil on top; enjoy.


Chef Tee’s Steak & Wild Mushrooms

Serves 2Steak and mushrooms
Prep time: 10-to-15 minutes; cooking time: 5-to-10 minutes

  • 2 NY strip steaks
  • Merlot sea salt (available at Whole Foods Market®)
  • Pepper
  • 2 medium shallots, sliced
  • Vegetable oil
  • 1 cup French onion soup
  • 1 tsp. cornstarch mixed w/2 Tbsps. water
  • 4 Tbsps. butter (optional)
  • Wild Mushrooms
  • Garnish — Merlot salt


  1. In large skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat.
  2. Season both sides of steak w/Merlot salt, pepper.
  3. Put steaks in heated skillet; cook 3-to-4 minutes per side or until golden brown if want medium rare (if want well done, cook uncovered in a 450° F heated oven an additional 4-to-6 minutes); set steaks aside.
  4. Use paper towel to carefully remove excess pan drippings from hot skillet; add 2 Tbsps. oil; heat oil over medium-high heat; add shallots, soup.
  5. Stir in cornstarch/water mixture to soup, shallots.
  6. Season to taste w/Merlot salt, pepper.
  7. Turn off heat; stir in butter until melted.
  8. Top steaks w/pan sauce, little Merlot salt; serve w/Wild Mushrooms.


Brian’s Grilled Steak

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Prep time: 5 minutes; cooking time: 10-to-20 minutes

  • 4 Kansas City or New York Strip Steaks—at least 1-inch thick
  • Seasoned salt
  • Montreal steak seasoning® (can substitute your favorite brand)
  • 2 Tbsps. olive oil
  • 1 cup Gorgonzola cheese, crumbled (can substitute blue cheese)
  • Sautéed mushrooms (recipe below)


  1. Preheat grill.
  2. Set out meat for ½ hour to bring to room temperature.
  3. Coat w/olive oil.
  4. Lightly season both sides w/seasoned salt (1/2 tsp. per strip).
  5. Grill on high heat; 3-to-5 minutes per side for medium rare.
  6. Remove from heat; rest for 5-to-10 minutes on plate.
  7. Season one side of steak w/Montreal steak seasoning; sprinkle cheese on top.
  8. Spoon sautéed mushrooms over cheese; serve.

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Sautéed Mushrooms

  • 3 Tbsps. butter
  • 1 to 2 cups baby portabella mushrooms
  • 2 tsps. garlic, minced
  • 1/3 cup onions, diced


  1. Melt butter in large skillet over medium-high heat.
  2. Sauté mushrooms, garlic, onions in skillet until mushrooms are tender, onions are translucent (about 10 minutes).