What are the best cuts of steak in the supermarket?
Every delicious steak starts with a good cut of meat. But with a plethora of names that vary from around the world, it can be difficult to choose the right cut – especially if you’re trying to match it to a recipe from a different country. Check out our guide to steak cuts and enjoy some rare – and well done – advice.
4 super fast sauces any steak lover can make in minutes
Here’s four super-fast sauce recipes that will pack maximum flavour and punch in the shortest amount of time possible.
Steak School’s Guide to the Best Steakhouses in Australia
From the Top End to the Apple Isle, Out West, to Over East – here are the 20 top spots to dine out on superb cuts of Australian beef.
The best beef dishes to make for your Christmas holiday table
‘Tis the season for large meats. Roast turkey, glazed ham, porchetta…this
is a truly excellent time of year for meat lovers. Of course, here at Steak School we welcome the holidays in the best way we know: by cooking up a lot of beef.
Recipe: T bone steak with roast capsicum salsa and quinoa salad
Is there anything better than a steak on the barbecue on a hot summer afternoon? This recipe for T-bone steak with roast capsicum salsa and quinoa salad is the ultimate summer barbecue spread.
Recipe: 30-day dry-aged sirloin steak with mushroom sauce
This recipe for 30-day dry-age Stanbroke sirloin steak really lets the steak be the star. This recipe comes from George Bloomfield, the Head Chef at Stoker Woodfired Grill.
Recipe: Barbecue Mafia’s Guide To Reverse Searing The Perfect Steak
If you’re a meat aficionado in Brisbane, you’ve probably heard of Barbecue Mafia. We spoke to owner Gareth Dosser about how to use the rub at home to create the perfect reverse-seared steak.
A guide to lesser known beef cuts and the best ways to cook them
There are plenty of beef cuts that are inexpensive, versatile and packed with flavour. Try these lesser known but just as tasty cuts of beef.
The Top 3 Meat Thermometers As Recommended By Pitmaster Adam Roberts
Which meat thermometer should you invest in? Here are pitmaster Adam Robert’s top three meat thermometer recommendations across all budgets.
Video: What’s the best way to reverse sear a steak? Oven VS Barbecue
There’s two ways you can reverse sear your steak: oven and barbecue. We’ve broken down each method so choose your weapon and give it a go.
The Best Sides for Roast Beef
George from Serial Grillers might be a barbecue master, but it’s the classic roast beef that holds a special place in his heart. George shares his favourite sides for roast beef, including Yorkshire pudding and his nana’s life-changing roast potatoes.
Why you should never cook a steak that has come straight out of the fridge
How long should you get steak out of the fridge before cooking? This tried and tested method will help you to get your steaks to the appropriate level of doneness.
Florentine Steak: How to Cook Bistecca Alla Fiorentina
This recipe for Bistecca Alla Fiorentina comes from Anthony Fullerton, Executive Chef of Bull & Bell Steakhouse in Griffith, New South Wales.
Why you should always rest your steak after cooking
Does resting steak actually work? Spoiler alert: yes. Here’s why you should always rest your beef after you cook it.
Recipe: Beef stir fry with garlic shoots, eggplant and mushrooms
This recipe for beef stir fry with garlic shoots, eggplant and mushrooms is a quick and easy weeknight meal with lots of flavour.
Recipe: Colombian style marinated beef tenderloin with confit quail eggs
This recipe was inspired by the marinating techniques throughout many regions in Colombia. Dan has taken cooking inspiration from “Bistec a Caballo” – a beef dish often prepared with flank or skirt steak, and served a fried egg on top.
How to smoke a brisket: Tips from a barbecue grand champion
Here are Chef Adrian from Double Barrel BBQ’s expert tips on how to cook a winning brisket at home.
What cut of beef is tri tip and how do you cook it?
Want to smoke a brisket but don’t have the time? Tri tip might be your new best friend.
Recipe: Black Hide’s Must-Have Italian Meatballs with Basil and Sugo
Learn how to cook the signature must-have Italian meatballs by Black Hide Steakhouse, one of the best restaurants in Queensland.
How a brand renowned for seafood built an award-winning steakhouse
This family thrived in the seafood business, then came to serve up some of the best steaks in Australia.
The “Perfect” Steak Preparation
What’s the best way to cook steak? We asked four steak experts – a fourth generation farmer, a food operations manager of a steakhouse, a private dining chef and a home cook steak aficionado – to find out how they prepare a knockout steak.
What cut of beef is picanha and how do you cook it?
If rib-eye is the king of meats, then we’re about to introduce you to the queen. Read on to learn all about picanha.
What’s the difference between Australian and US beef?
How does Australian beef compare to beef from the United States? Discover the difference between grass-fed and grain-fed and learn how meat is graded.
The ultimate guide to beef sausages and how to cook them
If you’ve got a soft spot for snags, you’ve come to the right place. Here’s everything you need to know about what’s in your beef sausages, as well as the best ways to cook them.
What is Angus beef and why is it in so many burgers?
What is Angus beef, and how is it different to other types of beef?
Recipe: Classic Low and Slow Smoked Beef Short Ribs
What’s in your beef sausages? A butcher explains the process
Recipe: 8 simple steps to a delicious red wine jus
Bakehouse Steakhouse’s T-bone with Cafe de Paris Butter
Beef brisket 5 ways: Our favourite recipes to try at home
Recipe: Roasted cube roll with roasted pumpkin and salsa verde
Recipe: Red wine and port braised beef cheeks on soft polenta
Recipe: Lemongrass and ginger short ribs with daikon salad
Recipe: Stir fried beef with asparagus and bamboo shoots
Recipe: Simon Street’s sous vide delmonico with roast vegetables and homemade jus
This recipe by Simon Street showcases a lesser known cut of beef called the delmonico, sous vide to perfection. Watch the video.
Recipe: Wood-fired bone marrow with chimichurri, caramelised onion and herb crumb
Recipe: e’cco Bistro’s whole grilled Angus flank steak with horseradish cream and roasted garlic
Recipe: Dry aged rump cap with smoked wagyu fat mash, roast mushrooms and black garlic oil
Recipe: Slow-cooked pulled beef brisket in tomato sauce
Video: How to reverse sear a steak on the barbecue
Video: Salt Baked Angus Tomahawk with Amber Ale sauce
Recipe: Braised beef cheeks with cheesy polenta, dutch carrots and kale pesto
What’s the difference between Beef Taurus and Beef Indicus?
Recipe: Black Angus Tomahawk Steak in a Coffee Peppercorn Crust
Video: How to make the ultimate Aussie beef burger
Grass-fed versus grain-fed beef: How does it affect the taste?
Recipe: Grain fed ground beef burger
In this recipe, the quality of the beef is really showcased. The burger pattie is comprised of three cuts – brisket, chuck and striploin. The brisket and chuck are secondary cuts of meat, and the striploin gives the pattie a different flavour profile.