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Peppered Lemon-Thyme Flank Steak

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Peppered Lemon-Thyme Flank Steak
  • Prep 25 min
  • Total 4 hr 25 min
  • Ingredients 6
  • Servings 6
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Add something tasty to your family’s Mediterranean night! Serve grilled beef steaks marinated with lime, thyme and pepper - a delicious dinner.
Updated Feb 6, 2011

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 lb. beef flank steak
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh thyme
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon coarse ground black pepper

Steps

  • 1
    GRILL DIRECTIONS: Score steak on both sides by cutting diagonally at 1 1/2-inch intervals about 1/8 inch deep. Place steak in resealable food storage plastic bag. In small bowl, combine all remaining ingredients; mix well. Pour over steak. Seal bag; turn to coat. Refrigerate at least 4 hours to marinate, turning occasionally.
  • 2
    Heat grill. When ready to grill, remove steak from marinade; discard marinade. Place steak on gas grill over medium-high heat or on charcoal grill 4 to 6 inches from medium-high coals. Cook 8 to 12 minutes or until of desired doneness, turning steak once. To serve, cut steak across grain into thin strips.

Tips from the Pillsbury Kitchens

  • tip 1
    To broil steak, place on broiler pan; broil 4 to 6 inches from heat using times above as a guide, turning steak once.
  • tip 2
    This steak is prepared in the style of London broil, which is grilled whole flank steak served thinly sliced across the grain. Our recipe gives the marinade a Mediterranean twist.
  • tip 3
    Cut from the lower hindquarters, flank steak is a flavorful piece of beef that’s often marinated and grilled.
  • tip 4
    Make sure the grill is hot before adding the steak. A hot grill quickly seals the outside of the meat while the inside stays juicy and tender. Use a simple hand test to judge the heat of the grill When you cannot hold your hand 5 inches over the grill for more than 2 seconds, it’s hot and ready for steaks.
  • tip 5
    Use an electric knife to easily cut the grilled steak into thin slices.

Nutrition Information

160 Calories, 10g Total Fat, 17g Protein, 0g Total Carbohydrate, 0g Sugars

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
160
Calories from Fat
90
Total Fat
10g
15%
Saturated Fat
4g
20%
Cholesterol
45mg
15%
Sodium
90mg
4%
Total Carbohydrate
0g
0%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
0g
Protein
17g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
15%
15%
Exchanges:
2 1/2 Lean Meat; 1/2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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