*** Run half the pepper on each side of steak. Heat large skillet till hot, add oil and 1/2 the butter, stirring till butter is melted. Add steak and sear on each side. Reduce to medium heat and continue cooking 8 minutes per side. Place steak on warm platter. Add butter, wine, brandy and salt. Simmer while stirring a few minutes. Pour over steak.
Yield: 5 Servings
Cajun Country -- New Iberia, Louisiana