Steak Strip Provolone Pretzel Roll Sandwich

with pickled vegetables and herbed oven fries

Prep & Cook Time: 30-40 min.

Cook Within: 6 days

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Spice Level: Mild

Contains: Milk, Eggs, Wheat

All ingredients are individually packaged, but our central facility is not certified allergen-free. Furthermore, ingredient contents may vary. Please check recipe cards and ingredient packaging for allergens and nutrition facts. If you have serious allergies, please use your best judgment or consult a health professional to decide if our meals are safe for you!
A note about serious food allergies

Meat. It's what's for dinner. But this time, not in a classic steak-and-sauce combination, or some sort of pasta or flatbread. Dinner tonight is a meaty, marvelous steak sandwich, with crunchy, peppy pickled vegetables bringing out the best of contrasts. What else does this sandwich have? Cheese, which we know you love. Meat. Cheese. Dinner. Tip: Get hip to the sticks! The best way to make fries is to halve your potato, then place cut side down. Slice lengthwise into 1/2" slices, then stack half the potato slices and cut again to 1/2" slices.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 1 fl. oz. White Wine Vinegar
  • 1 oz. Sliced Banana Peppers
  • 2 Russet Potatoes
  • Info
    2 Pretzel Buns
  • 1 Shallot
  • Info
    2 tsp. Beef Demi-Glace
  • 10 oz. Steak Strips
  • Info
    0.84 oz. Mayonnaise
  • 1 tsp. Chimichurri Seasoning
  • Info
    2 Provolone Slices

Due to our just-in-time sourcing model, we may have to send you a substitute ingredient. Not to worry! We make sure every ingredient sent to you meets our high quality standards. We’ll keep you informed should a switch occur, so please check the ingredient labels in your meal bag.

  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    877
  • Carbohydrates
    78g
  • Fat
    40g
  • Protein
    49g
  • Sodium
    1618mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Pepper
  • Cooking Spray
  • 1 Baking Sheet
  • 1 Microwave-Safe Bowl
  • 1 Large Non-Stick Pan

Before You Cook

Cooking Guidelines

To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:

  • Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
  • Seafood 145° F |
  • Chicken 165° F |
  • Ground Beef 160° F |
  • Ground Turkey 165° F |
  • Ground Pork 160° F

Customize It Instructions

  • If using 20 oz. steak strips, follow same instructions, seasoning with ¼ tsp. salt and a pinch of pepper, and working in batches if necessary, cooking until steak strips reach a minimum internal temperature of 145 degrees.

  • If using flank steak, follow same instructions as steak strips, seasoning with 1/4 tsp. salt and a pinch of pepper, and cooking until steak reaches a minimum internal temperature of 145 degrees.

  • If using diced chicken, pat dry and season all over with 1/4 tsp. salt and a pinch of pepper. Follow same instructions as steak strips in Step 4, stirring occasionally until chicken reaches minimum internal temperature, 5-7 minutes.

  1. 1

    Bake the Oven Fries

    Cut potatoes into ½" fries. Place a large non-stick pan over high heat and add 2 tsp. olive oil. Add potatoes to hot pan and stir occasionally until starting to brown, 4-5 minutes. Transfer potatoes to prepared baking sheet. Reserve pan; no need to wipe clean. Toss potatoes with seasoning blend and a pinch of pepper. Spread into a single layer. Bake in hot oven until golden brown, 12-14 minutes. While potatoes bake, prepare ingredients.

  2. 2

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Coarsely chop banana peppers. Peel and halve shallot. Slice halves into thin strips. Separate steak strips into a single layer and pat dry.

  3. 3

    Make the Pickled Vegetables

    Combine banana peppers, shallot, and white wine vinegar in a microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on high, 30 seconds. Stir, then set aside.

  4. 4

    Cook the Steak Strips

    Return pan used to cook potatoes to medium-high heat and add 1 tsp. olive oil. Add steak strips to hot pan. Stir occasionally until browned and steak reaches a minimum internal temperature of 145 degrees, 4-6 minutes. Stir in demi-glace and 2 Tbsp. water. Cook until liquid is slightly reduced, 1-2 minutes. Remove from burner.

  5. 5

    Finish the Dish

    Carefully, move fries to one side of baking sheet and gently flip. Halve pretzel buns, if necessary. Place buns on empty side of sheet. Spread mayonnaise on bottom buns, and top with steak strips and cheese. Bake until cheese is melted, 4-5 minutes. Plate dish as pictured on front of card, topping sandwiches with pickled vegetables (to taste) and top buns. Bon appétit!

Home Chef: Fresh Ingredient Delivery To Cook At Home

Home Chef is a meal kit delivery service - order and receive home food delivery weekly. Choose from 21 fresh recipes featuring steak, chicken, pork, fish, vegetarian options, and beyond to meet your cooking needs each week.