Grilled Steak with Charred Tomato Salsa

By red flower lady

The salsa in this recipe adds a nice fresh taste to this juicy steak to make it irresistible.

Grilled Steak with Charred Tomato Salsa
  • 1 lb fresh tomatoes

  • 1cooking spray

  • 4 oz red onion slices

  • 1 tbsp red wine vinegar

  • 1 tsp Oil, olive, extra virgin, basil

  • 1/4 tsp salt , divided

  • 1/4 tsp black pepper , divided

  • 6fresh basil leaves , thinly sliced

  • 1 lb top sirloin steak, lean (boneless)

  • 1cooking spray

  1. Core and slice tomatoes in half horizontally; remove seeds.

  2. Arrange tomato halves, cut side down, on paper towels and let rest 30 minutes.

  3. Preheat grill to medium-high.

  4. Lightly coat grill pan with cooking spray. Place tomato halves, cut side down, on pan and cook 5 minutes. Flip tomatoes and grill 1 additional minute or until skin is charred. Remove tomatoes from heat and let stand 5 minutes.

  5. Chop tomatoes into 1" pieces.

  6. In small mixing bowl, combine tomatoes, onion, vinegar, oil, 1/8 teaspoon salt, 1/8 teaspoon pepper, and basil.

  7. Season both sides of steak with remaining salt and pepper.

  8. Place steak on grill pan and cook 6 minutes per side for medium rare.

  9. Remove from heat and let stand 5 minutes.

  10. Slice steak diagonally into thin pieces. Serve with tomato salsa on side or over steak.

  11. Additional Information

  12. To make your own basil oil, heat 1/4 cup chopped basil and 1/4 cup olive oil in a small saucepan over low heat just until the oil sizzles. Remove from heat, and let sit about an hour or until cool. Strain and discard the basil. The basil oil will keep in the refrigerator for up to two weeks.

Nutritional Facts

Total Carbohydrate
5.7 g
Dietary Fiber
0.9 g
3.2 g
Total Fat
7.6 g
Saturated Fat
2.4 g
Unsaturated Fat
5.2 g
7.2 mg
28.8 g
214.5 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat
3 1/4 Meat
1 Vegetable
4 Very Lean Meat

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