"As I've said before, I prefer to cook steak in a frying pan because, as some of the precious juices are bound to escape, they can be incorporated into the sauce to give extra body and flavour."
7.1 / 10
Nutrition per serving:
Percent Daily Values based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
2 entrecôte or sirloin steaks weighing about 8 oz (225 g) each, removed from the fridge about 1 hour before you need them
1 tablespoon light olive oil
3 shallots, peeled and finely chopped
1 small red pepper, deseeded and finely diced
6 fl oz (175 ml) red wine
1 level tablespoon half-fat crème fraîche
¼ level teaspoon paprika
a few sprigs fresh watercress, to garnish
salt and freshly milled black pepper
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