Monroe County Pork Steaks with Spicy Vinegar Dip

Recipes

Monroe County Pork Steaks with Spicy Vinegar Dip
  • Ingredients (4 persons)
  • 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter
  • 2 cups distilled white Vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons granulated white sugar or brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 tablespoon coarse salt (sea or kosher)
  • 1 tablespoon hot sauce, such as Frank’s RedHot
Difficulty:
difficulty difficulty difficulty difficulty difficulty

Monroe County Pork Steaks with Spicy Vinegar Dip

For the pork:
2 pounds pork shoulder steaks (blade steaks) or thin-cut pork chops, Coarse salt (sea or kosher) and cracked or coarsely ground black peppercorns, Creamy Poppy Seed and Horseradish Slaw, for serving (see recipe)

Step 1: Make the Vinegar Dip: Melt the butter in a heavy saucepan over medium-high heat. Add the vinegar, pepper, sugar, cayenne, salt, and hot sauce. Reduce the heat and gently simmer for 3 minutes, whisking to dissolve the sugar and salt. Remove the dip from the heat and let cool slightly.

Step 2: Generously season the pork steaks on both sides with salt and pepper. Keep the Vinegar Dip warm in a saucepan.

Step 3: Set up a Arteflame and preheat to high and use the plancha or grill grate for direct heat. Brush and oil the grill grate.

Step 4: Arrange the pork steaks on the grate and grill until sizzling, browned, and cooked through, about 4 minutes per side. Start basting or mopping the steaks with Vinegar Dip once you turn the meat. When the pork steaks are cooked, hold them one-at-a-time with tongs and plunge them into the Vinegar Dip, turning to coat both sides. Gluttons for punishment can dip twice, spooning a little extra dip on top before serving.

Watch video of Steven Raichlen cooking this recipe on the Arteflame 40″ One Series grill.

Check out our other recipes

Brussels Sprouts on the Grill

Brussels Sprouts on the Grill

Arteflame recipes
Chicken satay on the grill

Chicken satay on the grill

Arteflame recipes
Arteflame bbq

Start Arteflaming today

Shop locator

The authorized Arteflame dealers show the entire range in their showrooms and can advise you professionally and extensively. Many dealers organize workshops to teach you how to use our Arteflames which enables you to start “Arteflaming” yourself.

Arteflamers through #arteflame

Follow us on Instagram