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Jax-Tiger
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Does the lime juice break down the connective tissue at all? Do you ever tenderize with pounding or otherwise manually? I've never tried skirt steak.


The lime juice does help, a little, but honestly, skirt steak is pretty tender on it's own if you just slice it against the grain. It is flavorful as all get out, too. I often just season it with salt and pepper and it turns out fantastic.






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Gris Gris
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Flat iron steak would be good that way, as well. Same issue with some of being thick and some thin, but it's got great flavor.





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crimsonsaint
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How much is it per pound?





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Jax-Tiger
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Depends. I nver pay more than $7/lb., but can usually find it for less. The price has crept up in the last few years, and I have seen it for as much as $10/lb. If it's that high, I will get something else - I'm flexible, that way.





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crimsonsaint
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Gotcha. I'll have to give it a try.





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wiltznucs
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Looks great, nicely done...





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BugAC
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I cooked 3 flank steaks last night, i used for fajita meat. I cut it with the grain, so it was kind of tough, but it came out really good.





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pochejp
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That looks great man. Bet it was good too.





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lsufootball5150
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awesome






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TH03
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Marinated the steaks in canola oil, vinegar, lime juice, green onion, salt, and pepper for just a couple of hours


could you taste the meat?






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bosoxjo13
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There's a similar cut called flap meat which is usually very inexpensive. I live this cut of meat. Works great as leftovers bc it retains so much of its tenderness





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la_birdman
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I'm not a fan of skirt steak but you knocked those out of the park.


Looks awesome!






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