Slow-Cooked Steak Fajitas
“We enjoy the flavours of Mexican food, so I was glad when I spotted the recipe for the spicy entree,” relates Twila Burkholder of Middleburg, Pennsylvania. “I simmer the beef in my slow cooker…and it always comes out nice and tender.”
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- 1 beef flank steak 1-1/2 pounds
- 1 can diced tomatoes with garlic and onion 14-1/2 ounces, undrained
- 1 Jalapeño pepper seeded and chopped
- 2 garlic cloves minced
- 1 teaspoon ground coriander
- 1 teaspoon ground cumin
- 1 teaspoon chili powder
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1 medium onion sliced
- 1 medium green pepper julienned
- 1 medium sweet red pepper julienned
- 1 tablespoon minced fresh cilantro
- 12 flour tortillas 6 inches, warmed
- sour cream optional
- salsa optional
- Fresh cilantro leaves optional
- lime wedges optional
- Thinly slice steak across the grain into strips; place in a 5-qt. slow cooker. Add the tomatoes, jalapeno, garlic, coriander, cumin, chili powder and salt. Cover and cook on low for 7 hours.
- Add the onion, peppers and cilantro. Cover and cook until meat is tender, 1-2 hours.
- Using a slotted spoon, spoon about 1/2 cup meat mixture down the center of each tortilla. Fold bottom of tortilla over filling and roll up. If desired, serve with sour cream, salsa, cilantro and limes.
2 fajitas: 435 calories, 15g fat (6g saturated fat), 54mg cholesterol, 897mg sodium, 42g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 6g fibre), 28g protein.