Grilled Balsamic-and-Garlic Flank Steak

Serving Size: 8
Total Time:


  • 2 Tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 large garlic clove
  • 0.5 tsp thyme leaves
  • 1 2 1/2-pound flank steak
  • salt
  • freshly ground pepper


  1. In a blender, combine the vinegar, oil, garlic and thyme and puree until smooth. In a large glass or ceramic dish, pour the marinade over the steak. Let stand for 5 minutes.
  2. Heat a grill pan. Season the steak with salt and pepper. Grill over moderately high heat, turning once, until medium, about 8 minutes per side. Transfer the steak to a board and let stand for 10 minutes. Slice the steak, transfer to plates and serve.

Recipe Credit: Melissa Rubel Jacobson
Image Credit: Tina Rupp