Rating: 4 stars
9 Ratings
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  • 4 star values: 5
  • 5 star values: 3

This delicious steak tostada recipe cuts back on calories and sodium by using 6-inch whole-grain corn tortillas instead of flour, meaning you can afford to eat two.

Sandy Gluck
Recipe by Cooking Light May 2015

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Credit: Christopher Testani; Styling: Paige Hicks

Recipe Summary

hands-on:
25 mins
total:
25 mins
Yield:
Serves 8 (serving size: about 3 ounces steak, 2 tortillas, and about 2 tablespoons mojo)
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Heat a large grill pan over medium-high heat. Combine 2 teaspoons cumin, ground red pepper, 1/2 teaspoon chipotle chile powder, and 3/4 teaspoon salt in a bowl; rub mixture over steak. Lightly coat steak with cooking spray. Add steak to pan; cook 4 minutes on each side or until desired degree of doneness. Let stand 5 minutes.

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  • Place garlic in a pan with enough water to cover; bring to a boil, and cook 1 minute. Drain; finely chop garlic, and transfer to a medium bowl. Add juices, cilantro, oil, remaining 2 teaspoons cumin, remaining 1/2 teaspoon chile powder, and remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt; stir with a whisk to combine.

  • Heat tortillas according to package directions. Thinly slice steak diagonally across the grain, and serve with sauce and tortillas.

Chef's Notes

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Nutrition Facts

327 calories; fat 13.4g; saturated fat 3.7g; mono fat 6.7g; poly fat 1.4g; protein 26g; carbohydrates 26g; fiber 3g; cholesterol 65mg; iron 3mg; sodium 364mg; calcium 114mg.
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