Nothing says summer like freshly grilled seafood, try this seared ahi tuna steaks recipe to be the Big Kahuna at your next summer cookout!
2 (5 ounce) ahi tuna steaks
1 teaspoon kosher salt
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1/2 tablespoon butter
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 teaspoon whole peppercorns
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Prep 5 m Cook 12 m Ready In 17 m
Season the tuna steaks with salt and cayenne pepper.
Melt the butter with the olive oil in a skillet over medium-high heat. Cook the peppercorns in the mixture until they soften and pop, about 5 minutes. Gently place the seasoned tuna in the skillet and cook to desired doneness, 1 1/2 minutes per side for rare.
Per Serving: 301 calories; 17.8 g fat; 0.7 g carbohydrates; 33.3 g protein; 71 mg cholesterol; 1034 mg sodium.