Cola Marinated Steak

By Rob Barrett
This has become my most popular recipe due to the contrast of the sweet cola and spicy rub.
  • Course: Entrée


  • brown sugar
  • can of cola
  • onion powder
  • Paprika
  • pepper
  • Salt
  • small onion
  • top sirloin steak


  1. Pour cola into large bowl.
  2. Chop up onion and add to cola.
  3. Place steak in cola mixture making sure it is completely covered. Let steak marinate for at least 20 minutes.
  4. In another small bowl add brown sugar, salt, pepper, onion powder, and paprika. Stir with a fork to combine.
  5. Remove steak from marinade and completely coat with brown sugar mixture.
  6. Fry or grill each side for 4 to 5 minutes or to desired doneness.
  7. Remove steak from heat and allow to rest in a warm place for 5 minutes.