We’er always craving Mexican food here in the kitchen of Splendid Recipes. Our featured recipe though is not authentic Mexican food, but a Tex-Mex style food with Mexican ingredient influence. If you didn’t get an opportunity to view our Blog Guest speaker on the Tastes of Mexico then link here. In one of the posts the guest speaker talks about Mexican Food verses Tex-Mex Food.
Now for our featured recipe and here is what you will need:
1 teaspoon ground Mexican oregano
1 teaspoon ground red pepper
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon ground coriander
½ teaspoons sea salt
1 teaspoon ground black pepper
1 ½ pounds flank steak, fat trimmed
1 red bell pepper, stemmed, seeded, and thinly sliced
1 green bell pepper, stemmed, seeded, and thinly sliced
1 yellow bell pepper, stemmed, seeded, and thinly sliced
1 small white onion, thinly sliced
1 small purple onion, thinly sliced
4 tablespoons avocado oil
6-8 corn tortillas, warmed
In a small bowl mix together the first six ingredients and set aside.
Trim fat from flank steak and cut into 1 x 2 inch strips. Next, with ingredients from small mixing bowl, season beef strips and set aside.
Next, seed peppers, and thinly slice. Next thinly slice both onions, then mix together and set aside.
With a large ceramic coated frying pan over medium heat, add avocado oil. When oil is hot add beef strips and cook on all sides, about 2 minutes. Add, pepper onion mix, stir in and continue to cook until meat is done to your preference (145 degrees for medium…155 degrees for med-well…160 degrees for well-done). Read our article: Keeping Your Family Safe with a Reliable Meat Thermometer.
Plate the Beef steak Fajitas and serve with warmed corn tortillas.
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