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Classic Beef Fajitas

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  Soy sauce 2 Tablespoon
  Cooking oil 1 Tablespoon
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), minced
  Boneless beef flank steak 1 1⁄2 Pound
  Avocado 1 , peeled, pitted, and coarsely chopped
  Salsa 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Cilantro 1 Tablespoon, snipped
  Lime juice 1 Tablespoon
  Hot pepper sauce 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  8 inch flour tortillas 12
  Flour tortillas 12 (8 Inch)
  Onions 2 Medium, sliced
  Green sweet peppers 2 Medium, cut into strips
  Dairy sour cream 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Tomato 1 Medium, chopped

For marinade, mix 1/4 cup lime juice, soy sauce, 1 tablespoon oil, and garlic.
Score meat making shallow cuts at 1-inch intervals diagonally across the steak on both sides in a diamond pattern.
Place steak in plastic bag set in shallow dish.
Add marinade; seal bag.
Turn steak to coat well.
Chill 6 to 12 hours, turning steak occasionally.
Toss together avocado, salsa, cilantro, 1 tablespoon lime juice, and hot pepper sauce.
Cover and chill.
Wrap tortillas in foil; set aside.
Tear off a 36 x 18-inch piece of heavy foil.
Fold in half to make a double thickness that measures 18 x 18 inches.
Place onions and peppers in center of foil.
Drizzle with 1 tablespoon oil.
Bring up two opposite edges of foil and seal.
Fold remaining ends to completely enclose vegetables, leaving space for steam to build.
Place packet on uncovered grill directly over medium coals for 10 minutes.
Remove steak from bag; reserve marinade.
Grill steak and vegetable packet on uncovered grill directly over medium coals for 6 minutes.
Brush steak with marinade; turn steak.
Add wrapped tortillas to grill.
Grill 6 to 8 minutes more or till beef is desired doneness and vegetables are crisp-tender.
To serve, cut steak into bite-sized strips.
Arrange beef, onions, and peppers on tortillas.
Top with avocado mixture, sour cream, and, if desired, tomato.
Roll tortillas around filling.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4778 Calories from Fat 1785

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 202 g310.5%

Saturated Fat 53 g264.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 338.7 mg112.9%

Sodium 9058.3 mg377.4%

Total Carbohydrates 510 g170.1%

Dietary Fiber 49.1 g196.4%

Sugars 46.5 g

Protein 224 g447.9%

Vitamin A 88.6% Vitamin C 540.7%

Calcium 54.3% Iron 136.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Classic Beef Fajitas Recipe