2 tablespoons whole coffee beans
2 tablespoons whole black peppercorns
4 New York strip steaks, each about 3/4 pound and 1" thick
Vegetable oil spray for spraying steaks
1. Coarsely grind the coffee beans and peppercorns in a food processor or coffee grinder. Press the mixture evenly on both sides of the steaks.
2. Spray steaks lightly with oil then grill the steaks over Direct High heat for 8 to 10 minutes, turning once halfway through grilling time, or until desired doneness.
3. Remove the steaks from the grill. Season both sides with salt. Allow to rest for 2 to 3 minutes before serving.