Authentic Carne Asada

Marinated flank steak is grilled to perfection for the best Authentic Carne Asada recipe. This tender, grilled meat is full of authentic Mexican flavor.

Authentic Carne Asada

Ingredients
  1. 2 limes juiced
  2. 4 cloves garlic crushed
  3. 1/2 cup orange juice
  4. 1 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  5. 1/2 teaspoon salt
  6. 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  7. 1/4 cup olive oil
  8. 1 jalapeno minced
  9. 2 tablespoons white vinegar
  10. 2 pounds flank steak
Instructions
  • In a gallon size resealable bag, combine lime juice, crushed garlic, orange juice, cilantro, salt, pepper, olive oil, jalapeno, and vinegar. Squeeze it around to mix it up.
  • Put the entire flank steak into the resealable bag. Seal it up tight. Make sure all the meat is exposed to the marinade, squishing the bag around to coat. Refrigerate for at least 2 hours, or overnight.
  • Heat an outdoor grill to high heat.