pepper-steak

pepper steak

noun
1.
strips of beefsteak sautéed with strips of green pepper and onion, and often flavored with soy sauce.
2.
beefsteak patted with crushed peppercorns, sautéed, and served with a sauce containing butter and cognac.

Origin:
1950–55

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pepper steak

noun
1. steak covered with crushed peppercorns pan-broiled and served with brandy-and-butter sauce [syn: steak au poivre
2. strips of steak sauteed with green peppers and onions 
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