Recipe courtesy of Mary Sue Milliken and Susan Feniger
Save Recipe Print
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

CACTUS RELISH

Directions

Whisk together the lime juice, chiles, garlic and olive oil in a small bowl. Generously brush each piece of meat all over with the marinade and roll each piece up into a cylinder. Arrange the rolled steaks in a shallow nonreactive dish and pour on remaining marinade. Cover and marinate in the refrigerator 24 to 48 hours.

About 30 minutes before cooking, remove the meat from the refrigerator. Unroll the steaks and sprinkle with salt.

Heat the grill to very hot. Cook the steaks just until seared on both sides, 3 to 4 minutes per side for medium rare. Transfer to a cutting board and slice across the grain into diagonal strips. Serve hot with Cactus Relish and warm flour tortillas.

CACTUS RELISH

Heat olive oil in a medium skillet over medium high heat. Saute the corn with the salt and pepper, about 5 minutes. Add nopales, tomatillos, and peppers and saute briefly to combine and warm slightly. Transfer to a large mixing bowl and set aside to cool.

Add cilantro, vinegar and scallions and stir well to combine. Let sit 20 to 30 minutes to blend the flavors.

Serve at room temperature. Relish can be stored, tightly covered, in the refrigerator up to 2 days.

Yield: about 3 cups

My Private Notes

Add a Note
Get the Recipe

Meatball Marsala

Enjoy meatballs in a Marsala wine and mushroom sauce with this recipe.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Grilled Skirt Steak Gyros

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Beer-Marinated Grilled Skirt Steak

Recipe courtesy of Marcela Valladolid

15-Minute Grilled Skirt Steak with Pesto Butter

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Grilled Skirt Steak with Chimichurri

Grilled Skirt Steak (Churrasco)

Recipe courtesy of Daisy Martinez

Beer-Marinated Grilled Skirt Steak

Recipe courtesy of Marcela Valladolid

Grilled Skirt Steak Soft Tacos

Grilled Skirt Steak with Cactus Relish

Recipe courtesy of Mary Sue Milliken|Susan Feniger

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Latest Stories