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Simple Skillet Steak with Pepper Gravy

When you want a hearty meal it doesn't have to be complicated! Making a simple skillet steak with pepper gravy is a quick and easy way to get a delicious meal on the table!
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 761kcal



  • Heat cast iron skillet for 5 minutes over medium high to high heat
  • Add butter to skillet
  • Season steaks with herb and garlic seasoning and place in heated skillet
  • Let sear until brown and crusted on each side (about 3-4 minutes per side)
  • Reduce heat and use thermometer to monitor temperature until they reach desired doneness (I prefer medium)
  • Remove steaks from skillet and allow to rest
  • Stir in cornstarch to skillet until smooth
  • Slowly pour in broth while whisking and add California pepper
  • Bring to a simmer until thickened and serve over steaks


Calories: 761kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 69g | Fat: 51g | Saturated Fat: 23g | Cholesterol: 215mg | Sodium: 426mg | Potassium: 990mg | Fiber: 1g | Vitamin A: 200IU | Calcium: 86mg | Iron: 7.3mg