Recipe by Ryan Nomura
"This can be used in fajitas, as an appetizer, or a main dish. Also good in sandwiches. Just make sure you reserve some of the marinade for a sauce."
Hmm. None of these ingredients are on sale today.
Show ingredients on sale
Sort stores by
Save money at local stores when ingredients are on sale!
Watch video tips and tricks
red onion, chopped
jalapeno chile pepper
fresh thyme leaves
loosely packed cilantro leaves
beef flank steak
kosher salt to taste
Had a big party made this marinade with chicken breasts added some chillies and extra jalapenos also did half and half Cilantro and Garam Masala .....Everybody loved it!!!
i did not think the flavor was there. very bland. i would not make this recipe again.
My family LOVED this marinade! Where I changed things: 1) I forgot to buy fresh thyme so I used 1Tbs of dried and 2) my limes were kinda small so I used three.
Some of the reserved sauce is in the fridge and I'm thinking it would be good on veggie wraps this weekend.
I used this marinade and the meat was wonderful. But I used this marinade for shrimp to make my favorite shrimp taco (all ingredients except thyme) and it worked too. The dish was absolutely great. I think you can use for chicken too, not only for flank steak.
Awesome marinade...best fajitas I've ever made...I think even better than in restaurants. I didn't add all of the oil, used some broth in place (watching the diet) and it was still awesome. Used for fajitas and topped with a little sour cream-Delicious!
Very, very vibrant and fresh flavors. I served this with a saffron rice pilaf and everyone was spooning more of the marinade to mix and eat with their rice.
I used lime zest and the juice of two limes for this one. What a hit !
Both my boys and my husband loved this steak. I would have liked it to have a bit more of a lime taste, so maybe I'll marinate it overnight next time. If that doesn't work, I'll add more lime!
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Spicy Lime-Cilantro Marinated Flank Steak
Serving Size: 1/9 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 9
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: 221
Rated, reviewed, and ready to satisfy your sweet cravings.
Essential eats, sips, and tips for your next gathering.
Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $5!
See how to make a delicious marinade for flank steaks.
See how to make flavorful flank steak with grilled oranges.
See how to make a super-simple steak marinade based on a spicy Thai dish.