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Sirloin Carne Asada Tacos

Sirloin Carne Asada Tacos

with Southwest Crema and Pickled Shallot Salsa

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There are few things more satisfying than steak for dinner. Until now! These carne-loaded tacos are hearty, filling, and most of all--delicious. Tender bites of seared steak are piled into warm tortillas along with a tangle of veggies, Southwest-spiced crema, and zingy pickled shallot—all topped off with a sprinkle of fresh cilantro. Taco’bout a weeknight win.

Allergens:MilkWheat

Produced in a facility that processes milk, eggs, fish, shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, and soybean.

Preparation Time25 minutes
Cooking difficultyLevel 1
Ingredients
serving amount
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serving amount

1 unit

Poblano Pepper

1 unit

Roma Tomato

¼ ounce

Cilantro

1 unit

Shallot

5 teaspoon

White Wine Vinegar

4 tablespoon

Sour Cream

(ContainsMilk)

1 tablespoon

Southwest Spice Blend

10 ounce

Diced Steak

6 unit

Flour Tortillas

(ContainsWheat)

Not included in your delivery

1 teaspoon

Sugar

2 teaspoon

Vegetable Oil

Salt

Pepper

Nutrition Values/ per serving
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/ per serving
Energy (kJ)2427 kJ
Calories580 kcal
Fat23 g
Saturated Fat11 g
Carbohydrate51 g
Sugar10 g
Dietary Fiber7 g
Protein41 g
Cholesterol110 mg
Sodium1150 mg
Due to the different suppliers we purchase our products from, nutritional facts per meal can vary from the website to what is received in the delivered box, depending on your region.
Utensils
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Medium Bowl
Small Bowl
Large Pan
Paper Towel
Instructionsarrow up iconarrow up icon
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Prep and Pickle Shallot
Prep and Pickle Shallot
1

Wash and dry all produce. Core, deseed, and thinly slice poblano. Finely dice tomato. Finely chop cilantro. Halve, peel, and thinly slice shallot. In a medium bowl, combine half the shallot, vinegar, 1 tsp sugar, and salt. Let sit, stirring occasionally, until ready to serve.

Make Southwest Crema
Make Southwest Crema
2

In a small bowl, combine cream, half the Southwest Spice, and a large pinch of salt. Stir in water, 1 tsp at a time, until mixture reaches a drizzling consistency.

Cook Veggies
Cook Veggies
3

Heat a drizzle of oil in a large pan over medium-high heat. Add poblano and cook, stirring, until slightly softened, 3-4 minutes. Stir in remaining shallot and a large pinch of salt and pepper. Cook, stirring, until lightly browned and softened, 2-3 minutes. Turn off heat; transfer to a second medium bowl. Wipe out pan.

Cook Steak
Cook Steak
4

Pat steak dry with paper towels. Heat another drizzle of oil in same pan over medium-high heat. Add steak and season with salt, pepper, and remaining Southwest Spice. Cook, stirring occasionally, until browned and cooked through, 2-3 minutes. Return veggies to pan; stir until combined. Turn off heat.

Warm Tortillas and Make Salsa
Warm Tortillas and Make Salsa
5

Wrap tortillas in damp paper towels and microwave until warm, about 30 seconds. (Alternatively, wrap tortillas in foil and warm in oven at 425 degrees for 5 minutes.) Stir tomato into bowl with pickled shallot.

Finish and Serve
Finish and Serve
6

Divide steak mixture among tortillas. Top with salsa. Drizzle with crema, sprinkle with cilantro, and serve.