Classic Steak Diane

Servings 6 people


  • olive oil
  • 6 4-oz. flank steaks trimmed
  • 1/4 cup minced shallots
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • 8 ounces white button mushrooms sliced
  • 1/2 cup low sodium beef broth or use homemade
  • 1/4 cup brandy or use additional broth
  • 1/2 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 3 cups cooked couscous
  • 3 tablespoons chopped chives
  • Aluminum foil


  • Coat a large skillet with olive oil over medium-high heat. Add steaks and cook for 5 minutes per side. Remove from heat, place on a platter, and tent with foil.
  • In same skillet, cook shallots and garlic till softened, 3 to 5 minutes.
  • Add mushrooms and cook for 3 minutes or until they start to brown.
  • Add beef broth, brandy, mustard, Worcestershire sauce and lemon juice.
  • Bring mixture to a simmer and cook for 5 to 7 minutes or until liquid is reduced by almost half.
  • Meanwhile, prepare couscous. Thinly slice steaks against the grain (diagonally) and serve over hot couscous.
  • Top with sauce, garnish with chopped chives, and enjoy!!!!


SERVING SUGGESTION: Serve steamed broccoli spears on the side. VEGETARIAN: Use tempeh instead of steaks and vegetable broth instead of beef broth. Use vegetarian Worcestershire sauce. KOSHER: Make sure beef is certified kosher and use vegetarian Worcestershire sauce. GLUTEN FREE: Make sure broth, brandy, mustard and Worcestershire sauce are gluten-free. Use gluten-free couscous. NUTRITION: Per serving: 308 Calories; 9g Fat; 28g Protein; 22g Carbohydrate; 2g Dietary Fiber; 57mg Cholesterol; 116mg Sodium. Exchanges: 1 Grain(Starch); 3 1/2 Lean Meat; 1/2 Vegetable; 0 Fruit; 0 Fat; 0 Other Carbohydrates. Points: 7
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