Steaks with lemon sauce

  • Servings : 4
  • Prep Time : 5m
  • Cook Time : 15m
  • Ready In : 20m
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Going to receive friends at home and want to prepare a quick, tasty and easy recipe? This steak recipe with lemon sauce is perfect for the occasion!!

Units: Metric (Units: US)


  • 600 grams (1 1/3 pounds) beef steaks
  • 50 ml (1/4 cup) olive oil
  • Juice of one lemon
  • 2 tablespoons margarine
  • 200 ml (1/2 pint (236 ml)) whipping cream
  • 1 egg yolk
  • Nutmeg (to taste)
  • Pepper (to taste)
  • Salt (to taste)


    Step 1

    1. Cut the steaks into pieces and season with pepper, nutmeg and salt.

    Step 2

    1. Heat over low heat a frying pan with olive oil and margarine. When the margarine starts to melt, add the steaks and fry them over medium-low heat about 7 to 8 minutes, stirring occasionally.

    Step 3

    1. Meanwhile, combine the cream, egg yolk and the lemon juice. Add this mixture to the frying pan, reduce to low heat and stir with a wooden spoon until obtain a slightly creamy mixture, about 3 to 4 minutes.

    Step 4

    1. Turn off the heat, sprinkle with some pepper and serve.

Steaks with lemon sauce | Food From Portugal

Steaks with lemon sauce

Nutrition facts per serving (4 servings)

Calories: 592

Total Fat: 43.5 g(67%)

Saturated Fat: 16.5 g(82%)

Cholesterol: 243 mg(81%)

Sodium: 223 mg(9%)

Total Carbohydrate: 1.5 g(1%)

Protein: 47.5 g

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