Neesie's Carne Asada Fiesta (a food pic thread)

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  1. Neesie

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    I had a craving for a bit of a Mexican feast, so I made up a carne asada taco combination feast.

    Starting with the marinade - a few different granulated chiles, mexican oregano and cilantro, cumin, garlic, and a serrano, because why not???


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    lime juice and olive oil

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    pour it over some skirt steak and let it percolate

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    First!!!
     
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    That looks way better than the raisin bran I'm having for dinner
     
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    First side - black beans. Beans, garlic, red onion, cilantro, cumin and bacon IMG_5422.JPG - that's it I think


    Add chicken broth and let it simmer

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    Too spicy. Get rid of the jalapenos
     
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    Don't be ridiculous
     
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    does look good.
     
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    Looks like someone took a thick, frothy shit on your steak, mija.
     
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    gwarn has a sensitive little white girl tongue.
     
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    "Frothy shit." :jj:
     
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    I have no idea what carne asada is btw
     
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    Next, rice -

    Saute onions, then add rice and garlic and stir that around a bit. I found some amarillo coloring that I'm pretty sure is cancerous but I use it anyway @Bro Throw in a can of RoTel, some cumin, and chicken broth and let that percolate too.

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    Pico de gallo for the tacos

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    Damn that stuff looks good. Mexican food is my favorite.
     
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    is there anything in this meal that Bro can slice with his new Ginsu knives?
     
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    Take the meat out of the fridge and bring it to room temp

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    throw it on the grill

    Yeah - I used the gas grill. I was working outside all day and I didn't want to fuck with charcoal. Bite me :pie:

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    I think I left it on a tad too long...

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    Holy hell I want that
     
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    You know that translates to "meat asada" right?
     
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    Hopefully Neesie posts a pic of bro's wrists. :pray: