Jalapeño and Lime–Marinated Skirt Steak Tacos

Jalapeño and Lime–Marinated Skirt Steak Tacos

  • prep: 25 min
  • cook: 25 min
  • total: 50 min
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  • Summary

    A spicy, tangy marinade helps tenderize this flavorful cut of meat that’s perfect for tacos.

    Ingredients

    • 1 medium jalapeño, thinly sliced
    • 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped
    • 1/4 cup coarsely chopped cilantro
    • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
    • 1/4 cup olive oil
    • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
    • 3/4 teaspoon ground cumin
    • 1 pound skirt steak, cut crosswise into 5–6-inch segments
    • 8 (8-inch) corn tortillas
    • Homemade or store-bought tomatillo salsa (for serving)
    • 1/2 medium avocado, sliced
    • 1/3 cup sour cream, thinned with a tablespoon of water or lime juice
    • Crumbled queso fresco (optional), cilantro leaves, thinly sliced red onion, and lime wedges (for serving)

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    ESHA
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 208 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 17 g 25.4%
    • Saturated Fat: 5 g 24.74%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 33 mg 11.15%
    • Sodium: 301 mg 12.54%
    • Calcium: 12 mg 1.17%
    • Potassium: 239 mg 6.82%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 9.26%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 1 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.54%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 13 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 0.76%
    • Vitamin C 2.28%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total2 oz-eq

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