laniiis11's FaveThing en-us Grilled Steak Tacos with Cilantro Chimichurri Sauce Ingredients and Directions: Steak and Marinade: 2 lbs Flank Steak ( or pounded skirt steak) 1 sliced sweet onion for grilling (optional) Juice of 1 orange Juice of 2 limes 1/3 C soy sauce 1/3 C olive oil 1/2 tsp sugar 4 smashed, chopped garlic cloves 1/2 C chopped cilantro (stems ok) sliced sweet onion ( optional) for grilling sometimes I will add cumin, coriander or chili power. Directions: In a bowl, mix together ingredients for marinade. Place steak and onions in a gallon size Ziploc bag and pour marinade over, sealing and turning several times to coat well. Let sit at room temp for at least 30 minutes, turning occasionally. ( Or marinate for up to 3 hours in fridge, bringing to room temp before grilling.) Tortillas- 10-12 freshly made if possible Cilantro Chimichurri: 1 bunch Cilantro or about 1 cup packed (stems OK) 1 bunch Italian Parsley- about 1 cup packed (thin stems OK) 1/4 C fresh lime juice (1-2 limes) 1/2 C olive oil 1/4 C chopped onion 2 garlic cloves ground cumin 2 tsp ground coriander 2 tsp salt 3/4 tsp kosher jalapeƱo -1/2 a pepper Chimichurri Directions: In a food processor, place jalapeno, garlic, onion, and pulse several times until chopped. Add cilantro ( stems are fine) and Italian parsley ( again, thin stems are fine), pulse again. Add oil, lime juice, cumin, coriander, and salt. Pulse until combined. Set aside in small serving bowl. 2014-04-10 03:37:42 Creamy Caprese Quinoa Bake Recipe INGREDIENTS 2 cups cooked quinoa 1 cup of your favorite pasta sauce 2 tablespoon tomato paste 1/3 cup heavy cream 1/3 cup parmesan cheese 1 cup mozzarella, divided 1/2-1 cup grape tomatoes, halved 1 large bunch fresh basil, cut into ribbons 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper INSTRUCTIONS Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Heat tomato sauce and tomato paste over low heat in a large saucepan. Once warm, stir in heavy cream, parmesan, crushed red pepper, salt and pepper. Remove from the heat and stir in the quinoa. Fold in half of the mozzarella and half of the tomatoes, then chop 6 fresh basil leaves and add them in too. Once combined, spray an 8x8 or 9x9 baking dish with non-stick spray and pour the entire quinoa mixture into the dish. Top with fresh mozzarella rounds or shredded mozzarella and the remaining tomatoes. Bake for 10 to 15 minutes and then turn the broiler on and broil for 1 to 2 minutes or until cheese is golden and bubbly. Remove from the oven and top with fresh basil ribbons. Allow to sit five minutes and then serve. 2014-04-10 03:23:37 Waterfall restaurant 2014-01-23 05:01:52 Dresser I love this dresser's vintage look! 2014-01-23 04:30:57 Glowing Firefly Squid cool 2014-01-23 03:05:09 Indoor trees for rustic decor The varnished tree branches used to accent the post and beam construction of this bunk room is a really nice touch. I thing the colour palette is right on. Built-in bunk-beds are always cool! 2014-01-23 02:45:44 salvaged door ideas 2014-01-23 01:06:01 Sunset Palm Tree nails Cool sunset, palm tree nail polish idea. Love this nail art. 2014-01-22 23:51:40 Johnny Depp playing piano 2013-12-30 00:41:20 Baconnaise - bacon flavored mayonnaise The ultimate bacon flavored mayonnaise spread (smooth & smokey flavor). Baconnaise has all the flavor of bacon without the hassle or mess of frying up real bacon. 2013-12-30 00:31:33 Firefighter gives water to a koala during bushfires in Australia Sam the koala became famous around the world after this photo was taken during the Victorian bushfires. Image credits: 2013-12-30 00:28:29 Crusty Parmesan Herb Zucchini Ingredients 4 medium, fresh zucchini, sliced in half 1/2 cup fresh Parmesan cheese, grated 1-2 tablespoons fresh rosemary & thyme, minced smidge of olive oil salt & pepper to taste Directions Pre-heat oven to 350F, lightly brush both sizes of the zucchini with olive oil and place on a foil-lined baking sheet. Mix cheese and herbs together in a small bowl and sprinkle over the zucchini along with salt and pepper to taste. Bake for 15 minutes and place under the broiler for the last 3-5 minutes until cheese is crispy and browned. 2013-12-30 00:26:15 DIY Colored Soles I love this idea and it's so easy. I am going to have to try it 2013-12-30 00:19:39 Mushrooms Stuffed with Brie This look and sound delicious! Ingredients 1 package White Button Mushrooms, Washed And Stems Removed 4 cloves Garlic, Minced 1/4 cup Flat-leaf Parsley, Chopped 4 whole (to 5) Green Onions, Sliced (up To Middle Of Dark Green Part) Splash Of White Wine (optional) 1 slice (wedge) Of Brie Cheese Preparation Instructions Preheat oven to 350 degrees Melt butter in large saucepan. Add mushroom caps and toss to coat in butter. Sprinkle lightly with salt and cook for 1 minute. Remove mushrooms from pan and place upside down in a baking dish. In the same saucepan (without cleaning it) throw in garlic, parsley, and green onions. Sprinkle very lightly with salt and splash in wine, if using. Stir around until wine evaporates, about 1 minute. Remove from heat. Cut rind off of brie wedge, then cut pieces of brie to fit each mushroom cap. Place inside, lightly pressing to anchor each piece of brie. Top mushrooms with parsley/garlic mixture. Place into the oven for 15 minutes, or until brie is melted. 2013-12-30 00:14:33 Zibu symbol for Friendship - Friendship Tattoo I like these simple Zibu Friendship foot tattoos. 2013-12-30 00:04:13 Cherry blossom shoulder tattoo I love the placement of this cherry blossom shoulder tattoo 2013-12-30 00:01:21 DIY Canvas light up wall art Love this. Use any canvas, apply stickers, decal, etc., and spray paint. Remove Decals; hang white lights behind it. 2013-12-29 23:56:18 Aqua Float Love this big inflatable island float. Looks like it seats seven people. Really great for the cottage. 2013-12-29 23:53:29