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Bhappy's kitchen's Note:
Each bite of the smokey, chili chipotle marinated steak is a burst of flavour with the lime adding another dimension of festivity in your taco. Absolutely delicious! We have travelled quite a bit around Mexico, as well as taken cooking classes. Mexico is so diverse and the food so regional that every area you travel into allows you to experience different cuisine completely. This steak taco recipe makes us feel like we are right in the heart of it!
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- 2 teaspoons sweet paprika
- 1 teaspoon dried ancho chile powder
- 1 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1 teaspoon onion powder
- 1 teaspoon light brown sugar
- 1/2 teaspoon dried chipotle powder
- 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
- 1/4 teaspoon ground coriander
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon fresh ground pepper
- 1/3 cup lime juice
- 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
- 1 1/2 lbs flank steaks, cut into 5 inch strips
- 12 corn tortillas
- 1 red pepper
- 1 yellow pepper
- 1 cup guacamole
- 1 cup salsa
- 1In a ziplock bag: Mix all spices well, then stir in lime juice and vegetable oil. When blended well add steak and give it a good squish to make sure the steak is well coated.
- 2Marinate at room temperature for 2 hours, or preferably overnight in the fridge.
- 3Prepare guacamole and salsa.
- 4When ready to grill, cut peppers in half, and remove seeds.
- 5Grill steak until medium rare, and peppers until they have softened and have good grill marks.
- 6Let steak rest at least 10 minutes, then thinly slice. Slice the peppers into strips.
- 7Serve with fresh, warmed tortillas, guacamole and fresh pico de gallo, or Salsa Mexicana.
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Nutritional Facts for Smokey Chipotle Steak Tacos
Serving Size: 1 (413 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 4
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 528.2
- Calories from Fat 181
- Total Fat 20.2 g
- Saturated Fat 6.7 g
- Cholesterol 115.6 mg
- Sodium 1115.5 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 46.1 g
- Dietary Fiber 7.7 g
- Sugars 5.5 g
- Protein 42.5 g
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