1 ½ pounds steak (flank, rump or skirt), chicken or large shrimp (uncooked, peeled, deveined)2 1/2 tablespoons Muy Bueno Fajita BlendJuice from 1 lime2 tablespoon oil , divided (canola or olive oil)1 teaspoon Kosher salt1/2 teaspoon fresh ground black pepperOptional ¼ teaspoon liquid smoke or smoked paparika3 bell peppers red , yellow, orange or green, seeded and sliced into strips1 large red or yellow onion, sliced into stripsWarm flour tortillasSalsa or picoguacamoleSour creamCilantro , for garnishINSTRUCTIONS:In a gallon size resealable bag add 1 tablespoon of oil, 2 1/2 tablespoons Muy Bueno Fajita Blend, lime juice and salt and pepper.
Add meat, seal bag and toss to coat.
Allow to marinate in the refrigerator for 30 minutes or up to 3 hours.Add vegetables to a different gallon resealable bag.
Season with a pinch of salt and pepper and remaining 1 tablespoon oil and shake gently to coat.
Set aside or refrigerate until ready to cook.Remove meat from the fridge about 20 minutes before cooking.Preheat grill to medium high heat and lightly grease grates with oil.
If cooking on the stove, heat a heavy pan with a little oil, over medium-high heat.Add chicken or steak and cook for a few minutes on each side, flipping only once, until chicken is cooked through (165 degrees), or steak is medium rare, about 3-5 minutes.
Remove meat to a plate, cover with tinfoil and allow to rest.
For shrimp, cook on a grill pan or in a cast iron pan for 2-4 minutes on each side, just until pink, flipping once.Add vegetables to a cast iron pan or grill pan and set on the grill or on the stovetop to cook over medium high heat.
Cook, tossing occasionally, until charred and just tender, but not overcooked.Serve with warm tortillas, salsa or pico, guacamole, sour cream, hot sauce and garnish with cilantro.Recipe Credit: Spiced Up!
Muy Bueno Chicken with Rice Casserole:
Preheat oven to 375 degrees
3 large cans cooked chicken breast, drained
1 1/2 tablespoons Muy Bueno Fajita Blend
1 small can enchilada sauce
4 cups prepared rice
2 "stacks" Ritz crackers, crushed
4 cups shredded cheddar or Mexican blend cheese
In a 9" x 13" baking pan combine the chicken, rice, Muy Bueno Fajita Blend, enchilada sauce and 1 cup shredded cheese.
Stir until well blended.
Mix in cracker crumbs.
Cover with remaining cheese.
Cover with foil and bake for 10 minutes.
Remove foil and bake for additional 10 minutes or until cheese is fully melted.
Recipe credit: Harlene Wiley