alywoah
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Chimichurri sauce is a finger-lickin' sauce made for grilled steaks. It's beautifully and brightly green, made with fresh oregano, minced garlic, vinegar, salt, and pepper. It brings a fresh kick to steak. You're going to want to make a heaping serving size of this, trust me. You'll be tempted to add the chimichurri sauce to everything -- not just the meat! If you thought that all steak needed was salt and pepper, you're wrong. Impress la familia and your loved ones with this meat-tastic recipe.

What You'll Need

1/2 cup red wine vinegar
1 teaspoon salt
3-4 garlic cloves (minced)
1 shallot onion (finely chopped)
1 Fresno chile or red jalapeño (chopped)
1/2 cup fresh cilantro (minced)
1/4 cup minced fresh parsley
2 tablespoons oregano (finely chopped)
3/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil

How To Make It

1) Combine vinegar, 1 tsp. salt, garlic, shallot, and chile in a medium bowl and let stand for 10 minutes.
2) Stir in cilantro, parsley, and oregano. Using a fork, whisk in oil. Remove 1/2 cup chimichurri to a small bowl, season with salt to taste, and reserve as sauce.

How to add to meat:

Put meat in a glass, stainless-steel, or ceramic dish. Toss with remaining marinade. Cover and chill for at least 3 hours or overnight.
This will make about 2 cups of sauce.

Now you're ready to meat!

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I love pretty much everything that is that bright of a green! except for the time ketchup tried to be green *shutters* that was toooo creepy. and it just so happens that i have a million lbs of steak in my freezer! ill let you know how it turns out !
It's really freaking good! And it's so easy to make. The sauce is not reserved for meat, you can add it to other dishes as well.
Sounds delicious!
Mmmm! Looks delicious :)
If you ever need to mail a package of the extra meat you have...you let me know! And I've never tried green ketchup...that's just weird!
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