Lemon Pepper Grilled Steak

Instead of grilling, you may prefer to broil the steak. Preheat the broiler, and then place the steak on a broiler pan 6 inches from the heat. Broil for 10 minutes, turn, and broil an additional 10 to 15 minutes until steak reaches desired doneness.

Serves: 6Hands-on: 20 minutesTotal: 1 hour 25 minutesDifficulty: Medium

Serves: 6


  • 2-lb. top round steak
  • 2 Tbsp. lemon zest
  • 1 Tbsp. butter, room temperature
  • 1 tsp. black pepper
  • 1 tsp. salt


  • Mix lemon zest, butter, black pepper, and salt. Spread the mixture over all sides of the steak. Marinate in the refrigerator for 1 hour.
  • Grill over medium heat until desired doneness. Allow meat to rest for 5 minutes before slicing. Serve warm.