How To Make Gordon Ramsay’s Steak Marinade At Home

If you love steak, you must know how important it is to marinate it. The marinade not only tenderizes the steak but its flavor also seeps into it. Gordon Ramsay’s steak marinade is a combination of sauces, spices, and oil that give the steak a great and strong flavor. You can also use this marinate with other recipes.

If you like opting for tougher cuts of meats, marinating it becomes essential. This is because the acidic nature of most marinades makes the meat tender. Marinades are a combination of different sauces, citrus juices, spices, herbs, and oil. You can also use yogurt in a marinade.

To make Gordon Ramsay’s Steak Marinade, mix balsamic vinegar, oil, sugar, soy sauce, rosemary, garlic, and red pepper in a zip-lock bag. Add a little black pepper to it and give it a good mix. Add the steak to the bag and mix so that the steak gets covered with the marinade. Place it in the fridge for 6-24 hours. Then, take the steak out, pat it dry, and cook it. 

This is a short version of the recipe. Find the longer, detailed version below.

balsamic vinegar steak marinade

Gordon Ramsay’s Steak Marinade

This marinade is made with balsamic vinegar, olive oil, sugar, and spices. You need to marinate the steak in this marinade for 6-24 hours.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Chef’s Delight
Cuisine American
Servings 2
Calories 156 kcal


  • Zip-Lock Bag
  • Refrigerator


  • 3 tablespoons Olive Oil
  • cup Balsamic Vinegar
  • cup Dark Brown Sugar
  • 2 cloves Garlic (minced)
  • 2 sprigs Rosemary (minced)
  • 2 tablespoons Soy Sauce
  • ½ teaspoon Kosher Salt
  • ½ teaspoon Ground Black Pepper
  • teaspoon Red Spoon


  • In a zip-lock bag, add balsamic vinegar, oil, sugar, and soy sauce. Also, add rosemary, minced garlic, red pepper, and black pepper to it. Close the bag and mix it well.
  • Then, add the steak to the bag and shake it, so the steak gets coated with the marinade.
  • Keep the bag in the refrigerator to marinate anywhere between 6-24 hours
  • After that, take the steak out and pat it dry. Then, cook it any way you like and serve



Calories: 156kcalCarbohydrates: 7.8gProtein: 1.2gFat: 13.5gSaturated Fat: 1.9gSodium: 1135.4mgPotassium: 188.5mgFiber: 0.2gSugar: 4.2gVitamin A: 13.6IUVitamin C: 2.7mgCalcium: 28.5mgIron: 1.4mg
Keyword Gordon Ramsay Steak Vinegar, Steak Marinade
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