With only 6 hours to marinade before dinner, I left it out for the first hour of marinading, placed it in the refrigerator for 4 hrs. more, and finally took it out an hour prior to grilling. The meet was perfectly tender and very flavorful with just 6 hours in the marinade!
My lower-carb meal option was to place this atop of a bowl of mixed greens, diced tomatoes, and a bit of guacamole, and dress it with a couple tablespoons of the reserved marinade. It was delicious and filling!
Unlike some of the other reviewers, I didn't find the citrus flavors overpowering at all. The only modification I made was increasing the quantity of chopped, canned chipotle peppers in adobo sauce (I hate to waste an entire can), using 1/4 cup of the peppers and sauce, well chopped.
Made a great meal - the kids loved it with yellow rice and black beans on the side - and is delicious enough to serve when entertaining.
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With only 6 hours to marinade before dinner, I left it out for the first hour of marinading,...