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SEARED STEAK FAJITAS
from "Everyday Food® magazine"

For a fast, low-calorie dinner, try this Tex-Mex classic. It uses top round steak, which is a very lean cut of beef, plus it packs plenty of fresh flavor. Other lean cuts of beef, like eye of round or top sirloin, will also work in this recipe.

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes, plus marinating
Yield: Serves 4

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INGREDIENTS (CLICK TO BUY)

3/4 pound top round steak
1 tablespoon soy sauce
1/4 cup plus 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice (from 3 limes), plus wedges for serving
1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
1 garlic clove, minced
Coarse salt and ground pepper
2 medium green bell peppers, seeded and thinly sliced
1 large white onion, halved and thinly sliced
8 corn tortillas, warmed
1/2 cup grated white cheddar (2 ounces)
1 large tomato, chopped
Cilantro sprigs, for serving


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PREPARATION

1. In a shallow dish or bowl, combine steak, soy sauce, and 1/4 cup lime juice. Refrigerate 1 hour, turning steak occasionally. Meanwhile, in a small saucepan, heat 2 teaspoons oil over medium. Add garlic and cook until fragrant, 30 seconds. Remove from heat. Stir in 1 tablespoon lime juice. Set garlic oil aside.
2. Remove steak from marinade and blot dry with paper towels. Season with salt and pepper. In a cast-iron or heavy skillet, heat 1 teaspoon oil over medium-high. Cook steak until medium-rare, about 2 minutes per side. Transfer to a plate and loosely tent with foil.
3. Add peppers and onion to pan; season with salt and pepper. Cook, stirring, until vegetables are crisp-tender, 4 to 6 minutes. Stir in reserved garlic oil. Thinly slice steak and serve with vegetables, tortillas, cheese, tomato, and cilantro.


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Product nutrition and information
 Quantity Ingredients Est.Price
  Local Angus RWA Top Round Steak - $9.99/lb
 0.5", Standard Pack
 
  Limes - $0.49/ea
 
 
  Green Bell Pepper - $1.99/lb
 
 
  White Onion, Large - $1.99/lb
 
 
  La Tortilla Factory Handmade Style Yellow Corn & Wheat Tortillas - $3.29/ea
 6", 8ct
 
Grafton Village Cheese Company Cheddar, 2-Year Aged - $14.99/lb
 
 
  Beefsteak Tomatoes, Large - $3.49/lb
 
 
  Cilantro - $1.29/ea
 approx. 4oz
 
You May Already Have
  Yamasa Tamari (Wheat-Free and Organic Soy Sauce) - $4.49/ea
 5fl oz
 
  Bel Aria Extra-Virgin Olive Oil - $11.99/ea
 34fl oz
 
  Peeled Garlic - $4.99/ea Save! 2 for $6
 approx. 8oz
 
  Morton Coarse Kosher Salt
This product is currently unavailable.
 
  Just FreshDirect Ground Tellicherry Pepper - $5.99/ea
 2.2oz
 
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