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Bourbon Steak

Serves 4
Cuisine: American
Category: Steaks, On the Grill
Bourbon Steak with Melon Salsa is a perfect summer meal. Sweet and smoky marinated steaks are topped with salsa made with season fresh fruit.
Prep Time
20 mins
Other Time
12 hrs
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
12 hrs 40 mins
  • 1 1/2 pounds Certified Angus Beef ® top round steak 1 1/2-inches thick
  • 1/3 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup bourbon
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon Lea & Perrins® Worcestershire Sauce
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh ginger (optional)
  • 2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup chopped cantaloupe
  • 1 cup chopped honeydew
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 teaspoon snipped fresh mint
  1. Combine soy sauce, bourbon, sugar, oil, garlic, mustard, vinegar, Worcestershire sauce, ginger, pepper and salt. Marinate top round steak 6 to 8 hours or overnight.
  2. Prepare a melon salsa by combining cantaloupe and honeydew with honey and mint. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
  3. Remove steak from marinade and discard marinade. Place steak on grill over medium heat. Grill to desired doneness, turning once. Transfer steak to cutting board and allow to rest 5 minutes. Slice diagonally across the grain into thin strips.
  4. Serve steak with salsa.
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