pounds of lean sirloin steak, trimmed and sliced into 2-inch slices
1 pound young yellow potatoes, quartered or halved according to preference
1 tbsp minced garlic (modify according to taste)
2 tsp Italian seasoning (or a mixture of dried oregano, thyme, and parsley)
1 tsp. onion powder
three tbsp olive oil
To taste, season with salt and freshly ground pepper.
Making Garlic Steak and Potato Foil Packets
To guarantee even cooking, preheat the oven to 425°F (220°C) before baking these scrumptious foil packets.

Combine the lean sirloin steak chunks, baby yellow potatoes, minced garlic, Italian seasoning, onion powder, olive oil, salt, and freshly ground pepper in a large mixing basin. Toss the items gently until well coated with the delicious seasonings.

Prepare the packets by dividing the steak and potato mixture evenly between four 1212 inch aluminum foil sheets. Seal the contents carefully to create tidy and secure foil packets. This keeps the flavors inside and allows them to deepen during the cooking process.

Cooking Methods:

Grilling: If using a grill, cook the foil packets for 10 minutes on each side over high heat. Keep an eye on the steak and potatoes to ensure they are cooked to your liking.
If you choose to bake, lay the foil packets on a baking sheet and place them in a preheated oven. Allow them to bake for about 20 minutes, or until the steak and potatoes are cooked to your liking.
Serve with Style: Once your foil packets are perfectly cooked, carefully open them (be careful of the steam!). Garnish with fresh parsley for an extra tangy touch. Serve the food straight from the foil or plate it up for a more aesthetically attractive presentation.

Followers’ Concerns
Can I substitute another type of steak for this recipe?
Absolutely! While lean sirloin steak is suggested for its tenderness and flavor, you can try alternative cuts that fit your tastes.

How can I ensure that the foil packages are correctly sealed?
Make sure to fold and seal the edges tightly while making the foil packets to prevent leaks during cooking. This guarantees that the flavors are retained.

Is marinating the steak and potatoes necessary?
Marinating the ingredients allows the flavors to infiltrate the steak and potatoes, which improves the overall flavor. If you’re short on time, combine the ingredients with the seasonings shortly before cooking for wonderful results.

Can I include additional vegetables in the foil packets?
Absolutely! Feel free to experiment with different vegetables, such as bell peppers, onions, or mushrooms. Just keep an eye on the cooking times to ensure that everything is equally cooked.

Can I make these foil packs ahead of time?
While it’s preferable to cook the foil packets right away to ensure the freshest flavors, you can definitely prepare the ingredients ahead of time and assemble the packets right before cooking.

Can these packets be baked in the microwave?
To get the required texture and flavor profile, bake in the oven or grill over high heat. Microwaving can cause uneven cooking and texture changes.