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Tangy Citrus Steaks with Warm Watermelon and Bacon Salad

Total Time: 75 minutes
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Makes 4 servings
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Ingredients

Tangy Citrus Steaks:

– 1 teaspoon fresh ginger root, grated
– 1/4 cup orange juice
– 1 tablespoon sherry wine vinegar
– 1 tablespoon honey
– 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
– 2 tablespoons green pepper sauce
– Large zip-top bag

Warm Watermelon and Bacon Salad:

– 1 shallot, thinly sliced
– 4 cups watermelon chunks
– 4 slices thick-cut bacon
– 1 tablespoon maple syrup
– 2 tablespoons sherry wine vinegar
– 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
– 1 (4-oz) bag baby spinach
– 2 oz Deli honey goat cheese

Instructions

Cooking Sequence:
  • Prepare steaks and begin to marinate (5 minutes)
  • After marinating 30 minutes, prepare salad; preheat grill (55 minutes)
  • Grill steaks; serve (15 minutes)
Tangy Citrus Steaks:
  • Grate ginger; place in bowl with orange juice, honey, vinegar, salt, and pepper sauce. Whisk mixture until well blended. Trim any extra fat from edge of steaks, then cut lengthwise into 3 equal pieces; add to bag (wash hands). Pour orange juice mixture over steak and seal bag tightly; place in refrigerator for 1 hour (or overnight), turning occasionally, to marinate.
  • Preheat grill (or grill pan). Remove steaks from bag (discard remaining marinade that has been in contact with raw meat); grill 6–8 minutes, turning to brown on all sides, or until steak is at least 145°F. Let stand 5 minutes. Slice diagonally into 1/2-inch thick slices.
Warm Watermelon and Bacon Salad:
  • Cut shallot in half and slice. Cut watermelon into 1/2-inch cubes. Cut bacon into 1/4-inch pieces (wash hands).
  • Preheat large sauté pan on medium 2–3 minutes. Place bacon in pan; cook 7–8 minutes, stirring occasionally, or until crispy. Transfer bacon to paper towels to drain; leaving 4 tablespoons fat in pan. Stir in shallots and cook 1–2 minutes or until softened.
  • Combine syrup, vinegar, and salt then add to pan. Increase to medium-high and stir in watermelon; cook 2–3 minutes or until watermelon is hot.
  • Place spinach in large salad bowl and pour watermelon mixture over spinach; toss to lightly wilt. Crumble cheese over top; sprinkle with bacon and serve.
Aprons Advice:
  • Complete your meal with corn on the cob, potato rolls, sweet tea, and brownies for dessert.
  • We recommend marinating the steak for 1 hour, but you can reduce it to 30 minutes if you’re crunched for time.

Nutrition Information

TANGY CITRUS STEAKS:

CALORIES (per 1/4 recipe) 350kcal; FAT 17g; SAT FAT 7g; TRANS FAT 1g; CHOL 120mg; SODIUM 430mg; CARB 6g; FIBER 0g; SUGARS 6g; PROTEIN 39g; VIT A 0%; VIT C 20%; CALC 2%; IRON 25%

WARM WATERMELON AND BACON SALAD:

CALORIES (per 1/4 recipe) 300kcal; FAT 19g; SAT FAT 7g; TRANS FAT 0g; CHOL 30mg; SODIUM 270mg; CARB 25g; FIBER 2g; SUGARS 19g; PROTEIN 7g; VIT A 70%; VIT C 50%; CALC 8%; IRON 10%

Our Aprons Recipes highlight fresh ingredients and seasonal favorites. They were developed by our chefs with you in mind, and tested and retested by real people in kitchens just like yours. So you know they’ll be easy, accurate, and delicious.