Steak Fajitas Recipe

Prep: 15 mins – Cook: 10 mins – Total: 25 mins

Ingredients

For Homemade Fajita Seasoning

  • 1 Tbsp chili powder
  • 1 Tbsp smoked paprika
  • 1 Tbsp cumin powder
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp oregano
  • 1/4 to 1/2 tsp red chili flakes
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp pepper 

For Steak Fajitas

  • 1.5 lbs flank or skirt steak, cut into thin strips
  • 1 onion, sliced into strips
  • 1/2 each of colored bell peppers (red, yellow, orange, green), cut into strips
  • 4-5 garlic, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/3 cup lime juice
  • 1/4 cup cilantro, chopped
  • 1 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce
  • Salt & Pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Mix all fajita seasoning ingredients in a bowl.
  2. Marinate steak with 2-3 Tbsp of fajita seasoning, lime juice, cilantro, garlic, Worcestershire sauce and olive oil and refrigerate for 2-8 hours.
  3. When ready to cook, heat 1 tablespoon of oil in skillet and sauté onion and bell peppers along with 1 tsp of fajita seasoning. Cook for 5-6 minutes till they get soft yet retain the crunch. Remove to plate.
  4. Heat 2 tbsp oil or butter in the same skillet and stir in marinated steak strips.
  5. Keep on stirring on high flame to give it a quick sear. You can stir in 1 Tbsp of fajita seasoning for extra flavors. Cook for 2-3 minutes for medium rare.
  6. Arrange the fajitas along with peppers and optional toppings in skillet or platter and serve.

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