Coffee Rubbed Steak Recipe

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Coffee Rubbed Steak will fire up your taste buds with mix of spices. Espresso and cocoa powder give the rub an eclectic kick.


  • 1 tablespoon espresso powder, finely ground
  • 1 teaspoon unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon ancho chili powder
  • 1/2 tablespoon paprika
  • 1/2 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon dry mustard
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon granulated garlic
  • 1/2 teaspoon oregano
  • 4 beef ribeye steaks, each one approximately 1 1/4” to 1 ½” thick
  • grapeseed oil, or canola oil


  1. Combine all of the ingredients for the coffee rub in a small bowl; mix together until well combined. Brush one side of each rib-eye with...
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Coffee Rubbed Steak Recipe

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