Rating: 4.5 stars
15 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 13
  • 4 star values: 1
  • 3 star values: 0
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 0

We love the chipotle-rubbed sirloin, but this salad is a wonderful use for any leftover steak.

Sidney Fry, MS, RD
This Story Originally Appeared On cookinglight.com

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Recipe Summary test

hands-on:
28 mins
total:
28 mins
Yield:
Serves 4 (serving size: about 1 1/2 cups)
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Heat a grill pan over medium-high heat. Combine 1 teaspoon oil, 1/4 teaspoon salt, chipotle chile powder, and black pepper; rub evenly over steaks. Add steaks to pan; cook 4 minutes on each side or until desired degree of doneness. Let stand 10 minutes. Cut steaks diagonally across the grain into thin slices.

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  • Combine remaining 4 teaspoons oil, remaining 1/4 teaspoon salt, juice, and next 4 ingredients (through honey) in a large bowl, stirring with a whisk. Stir in quinoa, beans, bell pepper, cilantro, green onions, and spinach; toss to coat. Sprinkle with feta. Divide quinoa mixture evenly among 4 shallow bowls; top evenly with steak and avocado.

Chef's Notes

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Nutrition Facts

340 calories; fat 14.8g; saturated fat 3.5g; mono fat 7.6g; poly fat 1.2g; protein 24g; carbohydrates 27g; fiber 7g; cholesterol 51mg; iron 4mg; sodium 421mg; calcium 103mg.
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