I agree with all of this except one addition. It …

Comment on How to Cook a Steak Perfectly Every Time by yuurrrr.

I agree with all of this except one addition. It sounds weird, but in addition to salt and pepper I sprinkle coffee on it too. It helps the crust and is INCREDIBLE. I think I randomly just tried it once after too much whiskey and have been doing it forever. It may be a “thing” but not sure. Try it out.

Malcolm Bedell is co-author of the critically acclaimed “Eating in Maine: At Home, On the Town, and On the Road,” as well as the taco-centric blog “Eat More Tacos,” and the junk food-centric “Spork & Barrel.” His contributions include Serious Eats, Down East, L.A. Weekly, The Guardian, and The Huffington Post and his food truck, “‘Wich, Please,” was named “Hottest Restaurant in Maine” for 2015 by Eater. Finally, he finds it very silly to be trying to write this in the third person.