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Unread 02-14-2014, 11:54 PM   #1
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Default Valentine's Day Steak Dinner w/ photos

Made my boyfriend and myself a nice Valentine's Day Steak Dinner consisting of a tossed green salad with raspberry vinegarette, grilled garlic butter bread and steak.

Pulled my late 1970's Hasty-Bake Suburban out of my storage shed and fired it up. (I got this Hasty-Bake from the flea market last year for only $125.)

I get excited and happy when I use this grill. I don't know if it is because I live in Tulsa and/or was raised 100 miles from Santa Maria, CA.





(Camera was mounted on a tri-pod with a 1.3 second exposure to grab the light from the coals; utilized a flash to light up everything else.)

Threw on the Rib Eye and New York Steaks; (I just rubbed them down with my standard rub which are equal parts of salt, pepper, garlic powder & paprika.) :



Grilled 'em up:


After a 10 minute or so rest in foil, I put them on a serving plate along with the salad and grilled garlic butter bread :



Here is a shot from my plate, with part of the Rib Eye on top, and part of the New York on the bottom :

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Nice looking cook, geekess!
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K.I.S.S. Alway a good idea.
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very nice
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Ok, I promise I am not stalking you. Nice cook, great photography too...

(Let's see now. She BBQ's, Grills, cooks, bakes. Is there nothing she can't do?)
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Great looking dinner.
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Great job. I hope your boyfriend knows how lucky he is.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by bbqgeekess View Post

I get excited and happy when I use this grill.

That's the beverages while you wait for it to be hot enough...

Lovely grub there, well done!
Somebody knows they are loved!
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Looks like a successful Valentine's Day cook.
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Holy cow that looks good.
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Great looking meal, makes me want some
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Man, you girls from Oklahoma are really something. Very nice.
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