Skirt Steak Skewers With Cilantro-Garlic Sauce
Serves 12| Hands-On Time: | Total Time:
- In a food processor, pulse the garlic until minced. Set aside 1 teaspoon. To the garlic remaining in the processor, add the parsley, cilantro, 1 teaspoon of the salt, and a few grinds of pepper. Pulse until chopped. With the motor running, add the lemon juice, then 1 cup of the oil, in a steady stream. Pour into a bowl, cover, and refrigerate.
- Cut the steak into 1-inch strips. Place in a plastic bag with the remaining 3 tablespoons of oil, the remaining salt, the reserved minced garlic, and a generous grind of pepper. Seal and refrigerate 1 hour.
- Soak bamboo skewers in water for 30 minutes. Heat broiler. Thread the meat on the skewers. Broil for 2 to 3 minutes per side. Serve at room temperature with the sauce.
- Per Serving
- Calories 380
- Fat 31g
- Sat Fat 6.5g
- Cholesterol 74mg
- Sodium 560mg
- Protein 24g
- Carbohydrate 1g
- Sugar 0g
- Fiber 0g
- Iron 3mg
- Calcium 20mg
What does this mean? See Nutrition 101 .
Grass-fed beef is lower in fat and thus cooks faster than ordinary beef. Many chefs and butchers advise cooking it at a lower temperature.