This recipe for a Rib-Eye Steak Bruschetta  is grilled or barbecued and served with toasted ciabatta along with a beetroot and lemon mayonnaise. It will make a delicious light supper or weekend lunch. You could also substitute the rib-eye with sirloin or rump steak.

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Ingredients For Rib-Eye Steak Bruschetta

4 lean rib-eye, sirloin or rump steaks from Morley Butchers
60ml/4tbsp fresh thyme leaves
30ml/2tbsp basil or olive oil
Salt and freshly milled black pepper
1 small ciabatta loaf, sliced
2 small garlic cloves, peeled and cut in half lengthways
Extra olive oil, for drizzling
Juice of 1 lime
1 x 100g bag salad leaves
Beetroot and Lemon Mayonnaise:
120ml/8tbsp reduce calorie mayonnaise
2 small cooked beetroot (not in vinegar), peeled and finely chopped
60ml/4tbsp freshly chopped chives
Grated zest of 1 lemon

Cooking Method For Rib-Eye Steak Bruschetta

Prepare the beetroot and lemon mayonnaise, place the ingredients into a large bowl, season, mix together and chill until required.

In a shallow bowl mix together the thyme leaves, basil or olive oil and seasoning. Coat the steaks on both sides with the mixture and set aside.

Place the ciabatta slices on a clean chopping board and rub on both sides with the garlic. Drizzle with the extra olive oil.

Lightly toast the slices, turning once on a prepared barbecue or hot dry griddle pan for 1-2 minutes.
Cook the steaks on a prepared barbecue or preheated grill to the preferred cooking time. Remove from the heat, squeeze over the lime juice and set aside to rest for 5 minutes.

Transfer the bread slices onto 4 warmed plates and spread with a little of the mayonnaise. Garnish with a few salad leaves. Slice the steaks and arrange over the salad leaves and finish with a spoonful of mayonnaise.

This recipe is from simplybeefandlamb.co.uk pay them a visit for more meaty recipes