Grilled Chimichurri Steak

By on July 23, 2017 in Beef, Grilling Recipes with 0 Comments

This amazingly simple and easy to cook recipe for a grilled chimichurri steak is really easy to cook on your charcoal grill. Although you can cook on a gas grill, we recommend the charcoal grill to give that bit of extra flavour and smoky taste to it.

These types of recipes are amazing to taste and really simple to prepare and cook. A steak like this is best done outside on your charcoal grill, with friends and family, some wine and cold beers.

grilled chimichurri steak

Grilled Chimichurri Steak

TOTAL TIME: 30 min

PREP: 15 min


  • 2 cups fresh cilantro
  • 2 cups fresh parsley
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 3 tbsp. fresh lime juice
  • 3 tbsp. dry red wine (such as Shiraz)
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 2 jalapenos
  • 1 tbsp. balsamic vinegar
  • Freshly ground pepper salt 5 lb. skirt steak


1. Place the following items into the cup of a blender; cilantro, parsley, oil, wine, juice, vinegar, jalapenos, garlic, salt, and 2 tablespoons water, blend by pulsing until almost smooth but not completely.

2. Set your grill or cooking apparatus to high heat.

3. Season your steaks with salt and pepper liberally.

4. Place the steaks onto the hot grill, marking well without moving for 6 minutes.

5. Flip the steaks and cook 4 more minutes for medium doneness.

6. Let the steaks rest on a plate for at least 10 minutes before serving.

7. Slice the steaks against the grain and lather with the sauce *.

Grilled Chimichurri Steak can be best served with a nice garden salad outside at a BBQ. and please make sure you clean your grill afterwards as any marinade flavoured meat is sure to leave a sticky mess.

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