We all love bourbon and steak, right? As we are getting closer and closer to grilling season, the first thing that you will probably want to cook is a favorite meal. Good bourbon, like Buffalo Trace, and an amazing steak might be exactly that meal! You get that smoky flavor from the meat and the sweet kick from the whiskey for the perfect combo. There isn’t anything that can really beat that! But what if I told you there was: adding bourbon cream sauce!


Post Sponsored by Buffalo Trace




RELATED ARTICLE: Learn how to Reverse Sear


Introducing my new Ribeye w/Bourbon Cream Sauce recipe!


This massive chunk of ribeye will be slow smoked in the reverse sear method to make sure you have that perfect internal temperature and doneness. Next you are gonna grab yourself a glass of Buffalo Trace and start cooking the bourbon cream sauce. This delicious sauce will be slow cooked over the fire with bourbon, heavy cream, peppercorns and more! Finally, you are going to slice up your amazing ribeye and pour some of the bourbon cream sauce all over it. Add a few sprigs of rosemary for a garnish and you are ready to eat


This is the perfect meal to start the grilling season! Overall, it is an easy to make recipe with very little work in order to get that amazing flavor. So, fire up your grill and invite your friends over because you shouldn’t wait long to make this Ribeye w/Bourbon Cream Sauce recipe!


searing the ribeye and cooking the bourbon cream sauce Gotta get that sear  Ready to eat! Ready to eat! ribeye with bourbon cream sauce on top Lets dig in!


Ribeye with bourbon cream sauce on the plate

Ribeye w/Bourbon Cream Sauce

Adding a little bit of bourbon to your steak is key to success. Try this Ribeye w/Bourbon Cream Sauce now and grab a bottle of Buffalo Trace while you are at it!
Author:Derek Wolf
No ratings yet
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
Resting Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 50 minutes
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Servings: 1 person


  • 1 12-16 oz Bone-In Ribeye Steak
  • 1 Bottle of Buffalo Trace
  • 1/2 cup of Heavy Cream
  • 1/2 cup of Beef Broth
  • 1/2 cup of mushrooms sliced
  • 2 tbsp of flour
  • 2 tbsp of butter
  • 1 tbsp of olive oil
  • 1 tbsp of black peppercorn whole
  • Sprigs of Rosemary
  • Salt & Pepper


  • Use some charcoal to light fire and let burn for 10-15 minutes. Once charcoal is white hot, push to one side of the grill for indirect grilling.
  • When at room temperature, lather the ribeye with olive oil then season with salt and pepper thoroughly. Once the grill hits a consistent 225F, place the steak on it and smoked it till it reaches an internal temperature of 125F. When steak is ready, pull off grill and let rest for 10 min.
  • Add more charcoal to the fire and place your skillet on the grill. Once the skillet has preheated for 2-3 min, then add your butter and olive oil. Let simmer till fully melted and then add mushrooms & black peppercorn. Cook the sauce for 1 minute and then add 2 tbsp of Buffalo Trace & the Beef Broth. Stir occasionally for another 3 minutes. Once the sauce has started to simmer, add the heavy cream, flour and stir occasionally for another 5 minutes. Place sauce on a cooler part of the grill in order to simmer till the steak is ready.
  • Once steak has rested, sear each side for 1 min.
  • Immediately serve the steak with some rosemary sprigs and some drizzled bourbon cream sauce on top! Enjoy!


Equipment Needed: Buffalo Trace Bourbon, cast iron skillet, tongs, knife, cutting board, and a whiskey glass.


This article does contain affiliate links to products that we personally use and support. Purchasing an affiliate product does make us a small commission at no cost to you. This helps us continue creating for our website. All words and opinions are our own, and we appreciate your support!

Derek Wolf

Derek is the driving force behind Over the Fire Cooking. He started cooking with live fire in 2016 and decided to start a social media page so his friends and family could follow the journey. Fast forward to today and Over the Fire Cooking has spread across multiple platforms with millions now following Derek's fire cooking journey. He's a southern fellow who enjoys everything from classic BBQ to Central and South American inspired dishes. Whatever he's cooking up, it's guaranteed to be so freakin' delicious!

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Recipe Rating