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How to Cook Steak Perfectly Every Time: Kitchen Secrets From 17 Chefs

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How to Cook Steak Perfectly Every Time: Kitchen Secrets From 17 Chefs

Wonder why your steak at home never tastes as good as that porterhouse from your favorite steakhouse? We've rounded up tips from some of the best culinary minds in the country to bring you expert tips, so you can have that restaurant-quality experience in your own home.

Cooking a steak might seem like a simple task: Heat the grill, sprinkle some salt, and pray you don’t overcook it, but there are actual tricks that can make this process less of a guessing game and more of a science (or art). We asked culinary experts to weigh in with their favorite tips and tricks, which range from what cuts to buy to how to slice your meat.