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Citrus-Marinated Skirt Steak

Marinate skirt steak in a tangy mixture of orange juice, lime juice, cilantro, oregano, cumin, and red pepper for a flavorful and easy grilled main dish.

All You JUNE 2010

  • Yield: Serves 4
  • Cook time:4 Minutes
  • Prep time:5 Minutes
  • Marinate:15 Minutes
  • Cost Per Serving:$3.12


  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • 3 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 1 1/4 pounds skirt steak


1. Combine orange juice, lime juice, garlic, cilantro, salt, cumin, oregano and crushed red pepper in a large ziplock bag. Add steak, seal bag and turn to coat with marinade. Let stand at room temperature for 15 minutes.

2. Preheat a gas grill to high. Oil grill. Remove steak from bag, discarding excess marinade. Grill steak to desired doneness, about 2 minutes per side for medium-rare. Transfer steak to a cutting board and allow to stand for 5 minutes before slicing and serving.

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 258
  • Fat: 12g
  • Saturated fat: 4g
  • Protein: 30g
  • Carbohydrate: 6g
  • Fiber: 0.0g
  • Cholesterol: 81mg
  • Sodium: 679mg

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