Tregothnan Dirty Steak Charcoal Recipe

Dirty Steak

Dirty Steak & Sweet Potato, Cooked On Tregothnan Charcoal

The best way to infuse your steak with the smokey tones of truly British charcoal is to lay the steak across the hot embers.



Tregothnan is the leading producer of sustainable British charcoal. From our coppiced woodlands in Kent, we use age-old techniques to produce charcoal which is not only better for the environment but better for your food as well.


  • Tregothnan Charcoal
  • 2 Large steaks – Rump or Sirloin
  • 2 Spring onions finely sliced
  • 1 tbsp grate root ginger
  • 1 tsp of Allspice, Cinnamon, Nutmeg, ground Ginger
  • Scotch Bonnet Chilli – finely sliced
  • 1 tsp Thyme
  • Season with Salt
  • 2 Sweet Potato
  • 100g Butter



  • Mix the Jerk seasoning together and rub half on the steaks
  • Mix the remaining in with butter and roll in greaseproof paper and chill in the fridge
  • Place the sweet potato directly onto coals and bake for 15-20 minutes
  • Add the marinaded steaks and cook on coals for 3 minutes each side




Raw Steak