Easy Carne Asada Street Tacos recipe (2024)

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This is such a delicious meal. Carne Asada Street Tacos are simple and easy. You are going to love how quickly these come together!

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Carne Asada Street Tacos

We love tacos and this recipe does not disappoint. The beef is so tender and the lime gives it the best flavor. With just a few ingredients, this recipe takes little to no time to make.

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This recipe is so simple and quick to make that it’s the ideal meal for crazy days at work or school. If you are running from activities and more like we are, this meal is perfect.

What to serve with Carne asada

  • Delicious Cilantro Lime Rice Recipe
  • homemade salsa verde
  • Mexican white cheese dip recipe
  • The Best Pico De Gallo Recipe
  • Find more easy side dish ideas in our What to Serve with Tacos and our 21 Easy Carne Asada Sides.
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Carne Asada Tacos will be a hit with the entire family!

The meat just falls apart and is so tender. It’s packed with so much flavor.

You might also like Gluten free Crock Pot Mexican Shredded Beef Taco Recipe.It’s a another yummy meal!

We love Mexcian food and Taco Tuesday is pretty common around here. It’s a meal I know that everyone will enjoy.

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Let’s make Tacos de Carne Asada!

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Ingredients for Carne Asada Tacos Recipe:

  • Flank Steak – You can also use skirt steak, round steak or sirloin steak
  • Vegetable Oil
  • Onions
  • Limes, plus extra for toppings (this is what i useto get all the lime juice out)
  • Cilantro
  • Salt and Pepper
  • Butter
  • mini corn tortillas

How to make Carne Asada Tacos:

  • Thinly slice the steak. Then chop it into bite size pieces.
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  • In a skillet over medium-high heat, begin to brown the steak in the oil. (you can also grill to medium heat if you prefer)
  • Add half the onions to the skillet and cook until soft. Save the rest of the onions.
  • Meanwhile season with salt and pepper.
  • Squeeze the juice of two fresh limes over the meat and onion mixture.
  • Continue cooking until the meat is cooked through.
  • While the steak is cooking, melt the butter in another skillet or I use an electric skillet.
  • Fry the mini corn tortillas in the melted butter for 1 minute until they are soft.
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  • Allow them to cool slightly.
  • You will need 2 mini corn tortillas per taco.
  • Spoon the meat mixture on the tortillas.
  • Top with cilantro, fresh onions and serve with limes.Salt and pepper to taste.

We love to squeeze more limes over our tacos and serve with salsa verde.

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You can purchase this but we have an amazing recipe for Homemade Salsa Verde here. It’s very simple to make and SO fresh and delicious.

I think these tacos are perfect with just a little extra lime and salsa. However, a few of the kids like to add sour cream and pico de gallo.

For a change, tryorange juiced and olive oil. Whisk together with the lime juice and it’s delicious with the Carne asada taco.

Cotija cheese is a great cheese to top these delicious tacos with.Whichever way you like your Carne Asada Street tacos, they will be amazing!

We also love Mexican Corn on the Cob – Easy Mexican Street Corn. This is a must try if you like Mexican street food. Yum!
earn how to makeHomemade Taco Shellsthat are so simple and taste great while being budget friendly.

Print this Carne Asada Recipe below:

Carne Asada Street tacos will be a family favorite!

I just know it! They are that good!Shrimp tacos are also an amazing substitute for the beef.

This is a great meal and one we make frequently. Give it a try and let us know what you think.

Try it withRiceCilantro Lime Rice Recipe. The entire family will enjoy it.

LearnHow to make refried beans in the crockpot.With very little effort, you will have refried beans that are so healthy and delicious.

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Whether it is Mexican Monday or Taco Tuesday, our family is always up for one of these yummy dishes. You can’t go wrong with these.

We try to stick to budget friendly recipes that don’t take long to prepare. Everyone is happy and dinner time is a breeze.

It’s so nice to have easy recipes like this one and others to keep on the menu plan rotation. Take the stress out of dinner by trying some of these easy recipes.

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Try Carne Asada Street Tacos for a quick and tasty meal idea. Carne asada tacos are packed with flavor. Everyone will love this easy carne asada recipe.

Prep Time 5 minutes mins

Cook Time 20 minutes mins

Total Time 25 minutes mins

Servings 8

Cuisine Mexican

Course Main

Calories 505

Author Carrie Barnard

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Ingredients

Instructions

  • Thinly slice the steak. Then chop into bite site pieces.

  • In a skillet, begin to brown the steak in the oil.

  • Add half the onions to the skillet and cook until soft. Save the rest of the onions.

  • Meanwhile season with salt and pepper.

  • Squeeze the juice of two fresh limes over the meat and onion mixture.

  • Continue cooking until the meat is cooked through.

  • While the steak is cooking, melt the butter in another skillet or I used an electric skillet.

  • Fry the mini corn tortillas in the melted butter for 1 minute until they are soft.

  • Allow them to cool slightly.

  • You will need 2 mini corn tortillas per taco.

  • Spoon the meat mixture on the tortillas.

  • Top with cilantro, fresh onions and serve with limes.

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Recipe Notes

Substitute the meat for any other favorite (chicken, hamburger meat, etc.) for another quick and easy dinner option.

Nutrition Facts

Calories 505kcal, Carbohydrates 33g, Protein 41g, Fat 21g, Saturated Fat 10g, Cholesterol 117mg, Sodium 843mg, Potassium 708mg, Fiber 2g, Sugar 3g, Vitamin A 200IU, Vitamin C 5.9mg, Calcium 110mg, Iron 4.8mg

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