Charred Sirloin with Creamy Horseradish Sauce

What's the secret to making a great Lean and Green Recipe meal? It's simple- good, fresh ingredients. When you start with good food, you don't need to have a lot of them, or do a lot to them to make them their best.  Like this low carb recipe for Charred Sirloin- with only 4 ingredients and a little Stacey Hawkins magic, it goes from simple to amazing in just minutes!

We season the steak very simply and finish it off with a Creamy Horseradish Sauce over a bed of Roasted Garlic Zucchini Noodles. The whole dinner takes less than 25 minutes and is ridiculously delicious.

Whether you cook your steak outdoors on a grill, inside on a grill pan or even in the broiler, the flavor combinations will create a satisfying meal that you and your entire family will love.


Charred Sirloin with Creamy Horseradish Sauce

  • Prep Time: 5 Minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 Minutes
  • Total Time: 20 Minutes

Servings: 4 Serving 


  • 1 1/2 pounds sirloin steaks, trimmed & visible fat removed

  • 1/2 capful (1/2 Tablesoon) Stacey Hawkins Dash of Desperation Seasoning or salt, pepper, garlic and onion to taste

  • 6 Tablespoons lowfat sour cream

  • 1-3 T horseradish (from the jar)


  1. Preheat grill to medium-high heat.

  2. Season the steak on both sides with Dash of Desperation Seasoning

  3. Place on the grill and cook for 5-7 minutes on each side, depending on how thick the steak is and the way you like your meat cooked. You'll leave it on less for rare and more for medium-well. The BEST way to cook the steak is by using a meat thermometer.

  4. While meat is cooking, make the sauce by combining together the sour cream and horseradish. Add water, one Tablespoon at a time to thin the mixture to make a sauce. Set aside when done.

  5. When the meat is finished cooking, let it rest on a cutting board for 5 minutes, then slice thin.

  6. Serve drizzled with 1-2 T of sauce.

    Serving Size is 5 ounces of sliced steak and 1-2 T Sauce (Sauce is 1 Condiment per Tablespoon) This recipe serves approximately 4. Nutrition information is calculated with 5 oz steak and 1 T sauce. Zucchini noodle counts not included.

Nutrition Facts

Optavia Counts Per Serving

1 -  Lean

0 - Leaner

0 - Leanest

0 - Green

1 - Condiments

.75 - Healthy Fat

Weight Watchers Points
Per Serving

4 Weight Watchers Points

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Nutritional Data Information:

This website is written and produced for informational purposes only. I am not a certified nutritionist and the nutritional data on this site has not been evaluated or approved by a nutritionist or the Food and Drug Administration. Nutritional information is offered as a courtesy and should not be construed as a guaran- tee. The data is calculated through an online nutritional calculator, Very Well Fit. Although I do my best to provide accurate nutritional information, these figures should be considered estimates only. Varying factors such as product types or brands purchased, natural fluctuations in fresh produce, and the way ingredients are processed change the effective nutritional information in any given recipe. Furthermore, different online calculators provide different results depending on their own nutrition fact sources and algorithms. To obtain the most accurate nutritional information in a given recipe, you should calculate the nutritional information with the actual ingredients used in your recipe, using your preferred nutrition calculator.