Lone Star recipes - the easy way to prepare the best dishes from the Lone Star Steak House menu. These are copycat recipes, not necessarily made the same way as they are prepared at Lone Star, but closely modeled on the flavors and textures of Lone Star popular food, so you can bring these exotic tastes to your own table for a fraction of the cost.
In 1989 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Lone Star Steak House & Saloon was founded as a casual dining option for steaks and seafood. The company currently operates over 150 locations in the US and, at one time, had as many as 21 locations across Australia.
From Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuits to Buffalo Wild Wings hot sauce, chain and franchise restaurants are popular destinations around the world. Eating out too frequently can be costly, not to mention that it's hard to control portion size, ingredients, or the style of cooking to suit your preferences.Making Lone Star recipes on your own allows you to save money while enjoying your favorite menu items from the casual dining spot. This list collections the best copycat Lone Star recipes from around the Web.
Lone Star Cilantro Jalapeño Mayonnaise
1 3/4 cups mayonnaise
2 tbsp water
2 tbsp distilled white vinegar,
1 fresh jalapeno chili, rinsed and seeds removed
1 peeled garlic clove
1/2 cup fresh cilantro, lightly packed,
1/4 tsp pepper
- Add salt to taste. Makes 2 1/4 cups.
Lone Star State Cheesecake
2 cups cinnamon graham cracker crumbs
6 to 8 tablespoons butter, melted
4 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, softened
1 1/4 cups sugar, plus
2 tablespoons sugar
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 tablespoons lemon juice
4 eggs, beaten
2 cups sour cream
1 pint blueberries
1 pint strawberries, sliced
- Blend crumbs and melted butter in a food processor until moist.
- Press into bottom and up the sides of pan.
- Combine cream cheese, 1 cup sugar, 1 tsp vanilla and lemon juice in a bowl using an electric beater until light and smooth.
- Slowly mix in eggs; pour into pan.
- Bake for 55 minutes or until center sets.
- Turn off oven; remove cake.
- Mix together sour cream, 1/4 cp sugar and vanilla in another bowl; spread sour cream-vanilla mixture on top of cheesecake.
- Return to warm oven for 30 minutes; remove and let cool at room temperature.
Lone Star Ranch Dressing
1/4 cup mayonnaise
1 tbsp buttermilk
1/2 tsp sugar
1/4 tsp vinegar
1/4 tsp garlic powder
1/4 tsp fresh dill, finely chopped
1/4 tsp fresh parsley, finely chopped
1/8 tsp onion powder
- Let chill for an hour or two. Best served with Amarillo Cheese Fries.
Amarillo Cheese Fries
3 unpeeled russet potatoes
4-6 cups vegetable oil for frying
1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
3 slices bacon, cooked
1/3 cup ranch dressing
- Keep potatoes immersed in water until ready to fry.
- Heat oil in a deep fryer or pan to medium-high.
- Dry potatoes; fry for 1 minute in oil.
- Remove potatoes from oil and drain until cool; fry for 5 more minutes or until light golden brown. Drain.
- Preheat oven to medium-high; arrange fries on an oven-safe plate.
- Sprinkle Cheddar cheese over fries.
- Sprinkle Monterey Jack cheese over cheddar.
- Crumble cooked bacon; sprinkle over cheese.
- Bake fries in oven for 5 minutes or until cheese has melted. Serve hot with ranch dressing.