Cajun Butter Steak Bites

tender and juicy pan seared cajun butter steak bites are full flavoured with crispy edges.
Ready in under 10 minutes without any marinating needed, these Cajun Butter Steak Bites are a quick and easy family favourite!
tender and juicy pan seared cajun butter steak bites are full flavoured with crispy edges.  Ready in under 10 minutes without any marinating needed, these Cajun Butter Steak Bites are a quick and easy family favourite!

Ingredients
For Cajun Seasoning:

  • 1 tablespoon mild paprika
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder, add more if you like heat
  • 3/4 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon brown sugar KETO: use brown sugar substitute
  • 1/2-3/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper, add more if you like heat
  • 1/4 teaspoon cracked black pepper to taste

For Steak:

  • 23 oz (650 g) steak, cut into 2-inch cubes (Sirloin, Rump, New York Strip, Porterhouse or Ribeye)
  • 1-2 tablespoons canola oil, divided
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 4 cloves garlic finely chopped

Instructions

  1. Combine cajun seasoning in a shallow bowl. Add the steak bites and toss to evenly coat.
  2. Heat 2 teaspoons oil in a skillet or pan over medium-high heat until hot.
  3. Sear the steak bites in batches for 2-3 minutes each side until edges are crispy and browned, adding extra oil as needed. Set aside.