re: Help with a porterhouse - Jones on 1/26/15 at 2:51 pmMaybe 5 minutes total.
The finger to thumb test is usually a good indicator of how much a steak is cooked if you aren't using a thermometer.
I had a timer running on the stove but I pulled them after I pressed on them with the tongs and they felt right. One went 7 minutes and one went around...
re: Help with a porterhouse - Jones on 1/26/15 at 2:40 pm[link=(http://www.seriouseats.com/2012/12/the-food-lab-complete-guide-to-pan-seared-steaks.html)]http://www.seriouseats.com/2012/12/the-food-lab-complete-guide-to-pan-seared-steaks.html[/link]
[quote]If there's one piece of steak-grilling advice that people seem to get more persnickety about th...
re: Help with a porterhouse - Jones on 1/26/15 at 2:23 pmI added a good amount of evoo to cast iron.
turned it up to about med to medium high. a 6 on my 1 to 10 range.
let the oil heat up until it is barely smoking
throw steak in and flip every 30-40 seconds. the more flipping the better.
i did this for about 4 minutes and added butter to the pan.
re: Help with a porterhouse - Jones on 1/26/15 at 2:16 pm[quote]Okay, so maybe just cast iron with some oil and a spoon to baste?
did this about two weeks ago. very easy method and great way to get a good sear on the meat ...
re: Are gift cards the biggest racket of modern times? - Jones on 1/25/15 at 11:56 pmof course they like it because its money upfront. its a money maker from them but it is a good gift for people when you dont know what to buy them.
for instance, i bought multiple people gift cards to donald link's places this xmas. i know they all go to his places so they would get use out of th...
re: Are gift cards the biggest racket of modern times? - Jones on 1/25/15 at 11:42 pm[quote]Oftentimes they are lost, or forgotten about.[/quote]
I more often than not use gift cards.
[quote]Other times you go there and spend twice as much as the value of the card. [/quote]
I guess if youre buying something you didnt intend on buying before.
Most gift cards I get are fo...