Ginger Lime Beef Stir Fry #21DayFix Approved
 
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This stir fry is easy and full of color and flavor! The lime and ginger truly make this dish, the veggies gives it a bright color and the best part is that it's healthy if you measure.
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Serves: 4
Ingredients
  • Juice of 2 limes
  • 2 tbsp rice wine vinegar
  • 2 tsp honey
  • 2 tsp soy sauce, divided (reduced sodium)
  • 1 tbsp sesame oil, divided
  • ½ tsp ground cayenne pepper, divided
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 jalapeno, diced (remove ribs and seeds)
  • 3 green onions, diced and divided
  • 2 tsp minced fresh ginger, divided
  • ⅓ cup fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 16 oz stir fry beef or buy strip steak and cut it into strips
  • 1 small zucchini, sliced in half moons
  • 1 green pepper, sliced into strips
  • 1 red pepper, sliced into strips
Instructions
  1. In a large bowl, whisk together ½ cup lime juice, vinegar, honey, 1 tsp soy sauce, 1 tsp sesame oil, ¼ tsp cayenne pepper and 1 tbsp water. Stir in 2 cloves minced garlic, minced ginger, jalapeno, ½ green onions and cilantro. Add beef, toss to coat and set aside to marinate for at least an hour if not longer.
  2. Meanwhile, heat a large skillet on medium-high, heating 1 tbsp of oil. Add beef and marinade and sauté, stirring occasionally, for about 5 minutes. Add sliced peppers, remaining green onion and zucchini and sauté for 5 more minutes. (depending on how crisp you like your veggies)
  3. Serve over brown rice or whole wheat pasta.
  4. Day Fixers:
  5. Measure the beef in the 1 red container. Measure the veggies in 2 green containers, and the rice/pasta in 1 or 2 yellow containers.
Recipe by Momma's Meals at http://www.mommasmeals.org/ginger-lime-beef-stir-fry-21dayfix-approved/