As we all get busy with school and work schedules, having a handful of go-to crockpot dinners is a MUST!! This recipe is one our Paleo Challenge app user favorites.
Crockpot Flank Steak Fajitas
Serves: 4 - 6
- 2 lbs. flank steak (or flap meat)
- 1 white onion, thinly sliced
- 1 red pepper, thinly sliced
- 1 jalapeño, finely chopped
- 4 garlic cloves, crushed
- 2 tsp. chili powder
- ½ tsp. ground cumin
- 2 tsp. sea salt
- 1 tbsp. lemon juice
- 2 avocados
- Cut meat across the grain into ½ in. diagonal strips. *When you buy your meat have the butcher slice your meat for you.
- Place meat in slow cooker and top with onion, and pepper.
- In a small bowl combine garlic, jalapeño, chili powder, cumin, salt, and lemon juice.
- Pour mixture over meat, onions and peppers.
- Cover and cook on low for 6 -7 hours.
- Plate Mexican Cauliflower Rice and top with steak, peppers, and avocado.
Mexican Cauliflower Rice
- 1 large head cauliflower, grated
- 2 garlic cloves, minced
- 2 tbsp. coconut oil
- ½ white onion, finely chopped
- 8 - 10 oz. jar salsa (such as 505 or Muir Glen brand)
- 1 cup chicken broth
- Over medium heat add coconut oil to pan.
- Once warm add garlic and onion. Sauté until onion is soft.
- Add cauliflower and mix well with onions and garlic.
- Once cauliflower is mixed and warm, add salsa and chicken broth.
- Cook until cauliflower is soft.
- Add salt to taste.