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Ingredients:

  • 1 pounds - beef boneless top sirloin or top round
  • 4 cups - long grain red beans and rice mix
  • 2 teaspoons - grape seed or extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 teaspoons - Cajun seasoning
  • 3/4 cups - prepared chunky-style mild salsa or tomatillo salsa, divided
  • 4 - medium flour tortillas, 10-inch
  • Directions:

    1. Cut beef steak lengthwise in half, then crosswise into 1/8 to 1/4-inch thick strips. Place beef and 1/2 cup salsa in medium bowl; toss to coat. Cover and marinate in refrigerator 30 minutes to 2 hours.
    2. Prepare rice and bean mix according to package directions, using 1/4 cup less water and omitting oil or margarine; keep warm.
    3. Meanwhile remove beef from marinade; discard marinade. Heat 1 teaspoon oil in large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat until hot. Add 1/2 of beef; stir-fry 1 to 2 minutes or until outside surface of beef is no longer pink. Do not overcook. Remove from skillet. Repeat with remaining 1 teaspoon oil and beef. Season with salt.
    4. Return beef with juices to skillet. Add rice and bean mixture and 1/4 cup salsa; cook and stir 1 to 2 minutes or until heated through.
    5. Spoon 1 cup beef mixture evenly down center of each tortilla, leaving 1-1/2-inch border around edge. Fold bottom edge up over filling. Fold right and left sides to center, overlapping, and serve with additional salsa, as desired.

    Brief Description

    Cajun seasoned top sirloin with rice and beans in tortillas, served up hot and spicy.

    Main Ingredient:

    top sirloin or top round

    Category:  Beef

    Cuisine:  American

    Prep Time: 2 hour(s)
    Cook Time: 45 min

    Source

    Chef Matt "Ziggy" White

    Posted By:

    chefziggy

    Posted On:

    October 11, 2012

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