1 lb cube steak 1/4 tsp salt 1/4 tsp garlic powder 1/8 tsp pepper 2 tbsp oil 1 tbsp parsley 2 c cold water 2 pkts brown gravy mix Make gravy according to pkg. Meanwhile, season the cube steak on both sides with salt, pepper and garlic powder. Heat the oil in skillet over medium heat. Add steak. Cook on both sides for one minute. Pour the brown gravy over all. Simmer until the steaks are cooked through, about 3 to 4 minutes.