Chipotle Lime Steak Tacos with Roasted Corn Relish

Here’s a fun twist on Taco Night – marinated steak tacos with a scrumptious roasted corn relish. The steak takes a few hours to marinate, but cooking and assembly time are pretty quick, approximately 30 to 40 minutes. Good for any night of the week!

Steak Tacos with Roasted Corn RelishSteak Marinade Ingredients
Juice and zest from 3 Limes
2 Tbsps. of Honey
2 Tbsps. Oil, vegetable or canola
2 Tbsps. Adobo Sauce
1 tsp. ground Cumin
1/4 tsp. Ground Black Pepper
1.5 lbs. Skirt Steak or Round Sirloin Tip Boneless Thin Cut

In bowl, combine lime juice and zest, honey, oil, adobo sauce, cumin and pepper.

In bowl, combine lime juice and zest, honey, oil, adobo sauce, cumin and pepper.

Combine ingredients thoroughly.

Combine ingredients thoroughly.

Cut steak into thin strips.

Cut steak into thin strips.

Place steak and marinade in a Ziploc bag. Refrigerate for 6 to 14 hours.

Place steak and marinade in a Ziploc bag. Refrigerate for 6 to 14 hours.

Steak Tacos with Roasted Corn RelishCorn Relish Ingredients
6 Green Onions
2 Ears of Corn, husked
1 – 2 Tbsps. Oil, divided
Salt and Pepper to taste
1/2 cup chopped fresh Cilantro
1 tsp. Lime Zest
1 Tbsp. Lime Juice
1/2 tsp. Chile Powder

To prepare the relish, brush the corn and onions with oil.

To prepare the relish, brush the corn and onions with oil. Season with salt and pepper.

Grill over medium-high heat until slightly charred, about 2 minutes for the onions and 7 minutes for the corn. Turn each frequently.

Grill over medium-high heat until slightly charred, about 2 minutes for the onions and 7 minutes for the corn. Turn each frequently.

Slightly charred corn.

Slightly charred corn.

Cut the corn off the cobs. Coarsely chop the onions and add them to the corn. Next add the cilantro, lime zest and juice, chile powder, 1 tbsp. of oil, and salt and pepper.

Cut the corn off the cobs. Coarsely chop the onions and add them to the corn. Next add the cilantro, lime zest and juice, chile powder, 1 tbsp. of oil, and salt and pepper.

Mix thoroughly.

Mix thoroughly.

When the steak is marinated, grill over medium-high heat on a cast iron griddle. Takes about 5 to 7 minutes.

When the steak is marinated, grill over medium-high heat on a cast iron griddle. Takes about 5 to 7 minutes.

Heat the corn tortillas over a burner or on the griddle. Fill with steak and corn relish. Que bueno!

Heat the corn tortillas over a burner or on the griddle. Fill with steak and corn relish and serve. Enjoy!

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