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Carne Asada
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Carne Asada

Carne Asada


  • 1 bunch cilantro (no stems) finely chopped
  • 3 large cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon cumin
  • 2 teaspoon brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon each Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 1/2 cup neutral oil
  • Zest & juice of one lime
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 pounds skirt, flap or flank steak (I like skirt and flap)

Carne Asada Fries

Avocado Cream


  1. Combine all ingredients except the steak- mix well
  2. Put steak and marinade into a large zippered bag, zip shut and squish around to make sure steak is well covered
  3. Refrigerate 1-4 hours
  4. Heat grill to high and grill steak approximately 5 minutes a side or as necessary until approx 130 degrees
  5. Remove from grill, cover with foil and let rest about 10 minutes before cutting across the grain (very important btw) and serving