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Low-Carb Steak & Eggs Fajita Bowl

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  • Protein-packed
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Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time
Serving Yield 4

Simplify your meal prep routine – less than one hour stands between you and four servings of this low-carb steak and eggs fajita bowl.

Ingredients

  • 4 large Pete and Gerry’s Organic Eggs
  • 1 1/4 pounds flank steak or London Broil*
  • ½ cup fresh lime juice
  • 3 large limes; 1 quartered, 2 juiced (about ½ cup)
  • 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 medium yellow onion, halved and sliced
  • 1 red bell pepper, seeded and sliced thinly
  • 1 cup corn kernels, fresh or frozen
  • 5 ounces baby Romaine lettuce
  • 1 tablespoon cilantro, chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 4 resealable containers or 4 pint-sized Mason jars

Directions

Step 1

Wash and dry the fresh produce.

Step 2

Place the eggs in a medium saucepan and cover with cold water. Bring the water to a rapid boil. After the water is rapidly boiling, turn off heat and let stand for 13 minutes.

Step 3

Remove the eggs and transfer them to a bowl of ice water, cool for about 10 minutes, then peel. Slice the eggs in half, then crumble by smashing into small pieces with a fork.

Step 4

Prepare the steak by first seasoning it generously with salt and pepper in a shallow dish. Pour in 1/4 cup of lime juice, turning the steak to coat thoroughly.

Step 5

In a heavy-bottomed 12-inch skillet, heat 1 tablespoon of olive oil on medium-high until simmering. Set the steak in the pan and cook undisturbed for 5 minutes. Reduce the heat to medium, flip the steak, and allow to cook for another 3-5 minutes, until brown.

Step 6

Transfer the steak to a fresh plate, then pour the remaining lime juice over it. Tent loosely with aluminum foil and let rest for about 10 minutes.

Step 7

While the steak is resting, cook the veggies. Clean the skillet and add 1 tablespoon olive oil, heating on medium until simmering. Add the sliced yellow onion with a pinch of salt. Cook for about 5 minutes, then add the garlic, sliced red bell pepper, and corn with another pinch of salt and pepper. Continue to cook until softened for about 3 more minutes. After the veggies have finished cooking, set them aside on a plate to cool completely.

Step 8

Gather the 4 resealable containers. Slice the steak into thin strips and place into containers. Dress with sides of cooled veggies, crumbled eggs, lettuce, and lime wedges. Sprinkle with fresh cilantro.

Step 9

Refrigerate and enjoy for up to 4 days.

NOTES

*Although flank steak is the best cut to use, London Broil is more economical and a fine choice as well.

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