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Grilled Skirt Steak with Mint Chimichurri and Honey-Roasted Sunchokes is a play on classic meat and potatoes—with amped up flavor from the herby sauce. The sunchokes are roasted with a touch of honey until tantalizingly caramelized.

Recipe by Cooking Light September 2013


Credit: Randy Mayor; Styling: Cindy Barr

Recipe Summary

22 mins
2 hrs 7 mins
Serves 4 (serving size: 3 ounces steak, 2 teaspoons herb mixture, and 1 cup sunchoke mixture)


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Instructions Checklist
  • Combine first 8 ingredients in the bowl of a food processor; pulse to combine. Rub steak evenly with half of herb mixture; place in a zip-top plastic bag. Reserve remaining half of herb mixture. Let steak stand 1 hour, or refrigerate overnight.

  • Preheat oven to 425°.

  • Combine honey and next 5 ingredients (through shallots) in a large bowl; toss to coat. Arrange sunchoke mixture in a single layer on a jelly-roll pan. Bake at 425° for 35 minutes or until vegetables are tender and caramelized, stirring twice.

  • Preheat grill to medium-high heat.

  • Remove steak from bag; discard marinade. Sprinkle steak evenly with 1/2 teaspoon salt and black pepper. Place steak on grill rack; grill 4 minutes on each side or until desired degree of doneness. Let stand 10 minutes. Cut steak across the grain into thin slices; top with reserved herb mixture. Serve with sunchoke mixture.


Haven, Miami Beach

Nutrition Facts

447 calories; fat 25g; saturated fat 6g; mono fat 15.8g; poly fat 1.9g; protein 25.6g; carbohydrates 33.7g; fiber 2.6g; cholesterol 51mg; iron 7.2mg; sodium 432mg; calcium 49mg.