1. Combine all of the marinade ingredients in a ziploc bag.
2. Pound the steaks to 1/2-inch thickness. Add the steaks to the marinade. Marinate in the refrigerator for at least 2 hours and up to 12 hours, turning occasionally to ensure even distribution.
3. Discard the marinade. Grill the steaks over indirect heat for 15 minutes, flip, and continue to cook for another 15 minutes, until the steak is well done yet still tender. Let rest for 5 minutes. Chop the meat into little bits. Serve with warm tortillas, salsas, and grilled onions.
**Alternately, broil the steak for 10 minutes each side, or saute over medium high heat for 10 minutes each side.
Use a handful of mesquite wood chips for an authentic flavor. Don't use too many, as they can have a strong flavor.
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|Serving Size: 1 Serving (210g)|
|Recipe Makes: 4 Servings|
|Calories from Fat: 242 (63%)|
|Amt Per Serving||% DV|
|Total Fat 26.8g||36 %|
|Saturated Fat 4.2g||21 %|
|Monounsaturated Fat 15.8g|
|Polyunsanturated Fat 5.8g|
|Cholesterol 80.8mg||25 %|
|Sodium 91.3mg||3 %|
|Potassium 640.4mg||17 %|
|Total Carbohydrate 6.1g||2 %|
|Dietary Fiber 1.1g||4 %|
|Sugars, other 5g|
|Protein 30.2g||43 %|
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Calories per serving: 385
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roxysnowfireAdding pinto beans and rice turned out good with homemade salsa2y ago
rudyom350Great marinade!3y ago
nicolemallulraneyI used flank steak, cooked to rare and sliced thin. Yum!3y ago
pwrpufgirlzThis has earned a place in our favorites. Next time I'll make sure to marinate for the whole overnight to make sure the flavors really meld together and help tenderize the cheaper cut off meat.3y ago
AtlvialaYou had me when one reviewer referenced King Taco!3y ago
Clorice317Great recipe. Making this for the second time tonight. Will be adding to my favorites.3y ago
kellbellwurtzelAbsolutley awesome!!!!!!!!3y ago
RobertnoelI cut the marinade quantity in half and the flavor was just wonderful.3y ago