Pepper Steak

Pepper Steak

While it’s not specifically a Southern thing, you’d find pepper steak on a lot of plates in the South. It’s such a quick, easy dish that no recipe collection is complete without it.

Pepper Steak

Pepper Steak
You'll find pepper steak on a lot of plates in the South
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Servings 4


  • 2 lbs round steak in 1/2 inch strips
  • 3 tbsp oil
  • 1 onion medium
  • ¼ cup soy sauce
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • ¼ tsp ginger
  • 2 green peppers cut in strips
  • 4 tomatoes quartered
  • ¼ cup water
  • 1 tsp cornstarch


  • Brown the strip of round steak in oil.
  • Add the onion, soy sauce, sugar, seasonings, green pepper, tomatoes and water.
  • Cook for 15 minutes.
  • Mix the cornstarch with a little water and add.
  • Cook for 5 minutes.
  • Serve as-is or over some rice.
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Cathie Falls

I tell you Mama Peggy, I’ve fallen in love!! Thank you, I can now fix recipes my mama & grandma used to cook but I just never could get right!! I was missing some of her (your) ingredients! Thank you! And Merry Christmas

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