Flank Steak Marinade for Carne Asada
  • 4 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 jalapeno, minced
  • 1 large handful fresh cilantro leaves, finely chopped
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 limes, juiced
  • 1 orange, juiced
  • 2 Tbls white vinegar
  • 2 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  1. Whisk all ingredients together.
  2. Marinate meat for 1 - 8 hours.
  3. Grill as desired!
  4. Makes a nice table sauce too! (not if you've had raw meat in it)
Since I moved away from Southern California, I really miss Carne Asada. This marinade is AWESOME. I added cumin to Tyler Florence recipe and it's definitely a keeper!! You could also use it on Chicken!