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carne asada tacos

Carne Asada Skirt Steak

  • Total Time: 20 minutes
  • Yield: 4 people 1x


This easy recipe for amazing carne asada skirt steak will have you craving fajitas every day of the week!


  • 1 lb Skirt Steak
  • 1 TBS Melissa's Garlic Blend Seasoning (or your favorite season-all)
  • 2 cups sauteed onions and peppers
  • 8 flour tortillas
  • guacamole (if desired)
  • pico de gallo (if desired)
  • sour cream or crema (if desired)
  • cotilla or your favorite cheese (if desired)


  • 2 TBS Olive oil
  • 1/3 cup orange juice
  • 2 TBD diced onion
  • 2 TBS lime juice
  • 2 TBS cider vinegar
  • 2 TBS Chopped cilantro
  • 2 tsp cumin
  • 2 tsp chili powder


  1. Add all marinade ingredients to a resealable plastic bag, then add skirt steak. Press out air and massage the marinade into the steak for a minute, then refrigerate for 1 to 4 hours.
  2. Fire up the Grill! You want it hot!
  3. remove steak from marinade and lightly pat dry. Season with Garlic Blend or your favorite season all.
  4. Quickly grill steak. Skirt steak is thin, and is best served medium rare. Remove steak from grill whe it hits 120 degrees and let rest for 4-5 minutes. While steak is resting, grill tortillas. Serve with your favorite accompaniments.
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Category: Main Dish
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Keywords: carne, carne asada, grilled recipes, grilled steaks, skirt steak