Pressure Cooker Fabulous Fajitas Recipe

Pressure Cooker Fabulous Fajitas Recipe
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Pressure Cooker Fabulous Fajitas Recipe

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When friends call to ask for new recipes to try, suggest these flavorful fajitas. It's wonderful to put the beef in the slow cooker and come home to a hot, delicious main dish. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
MAKES:
8 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 20 min. Cook: 25 min. + venting
MAKES:
8 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 20 min. Cook: 25 min. + venting

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 pounds beef top sirloin steak, cut into thin strips
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon seasoned salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 large green pepper, thinly sliced
  • 1 large onion, thinly sliced
  • 8 flour tortillas (8 inches), warmed
  • Shredded cheddar cheese, salsa, sour cream, lettuce and tomatoes, optional

Directions

In a bowl, toss steak with cumin, salt, chili powder and red pepper flakes. In a 6-quart electric pressure cooker, select saute setting and adjust for high heat. Heat oil; brown meat in batches. Add lemon juice and garlic to cooker; stir to loosen browned bits. Return beef to cooker. Lock lid; make sure vent is closed. Select manual setting; adjust pressure to high, and set time for 20 minutes.
When finished cooking, allow pressure to naturally release for 10 minutes, then quick release any remaining pressure according to the manufacturer’s direction. Remove steak; keep warm.
Add onion and pepper to cooker; lock lid. Select steam setting; cook for 5 minutes. When finished cooking, quick-release pressure according to manufacturer's directions. Serve vegetables and steak with tortillas and optional toppings as desired. Yield: 8 servings.

Test Kitchen tip
  • Try the slow cooker version.
  • Originally published as Pressure Cooker Fabulous Fajitas in One Pot Instant Pot Summer 2018

    Nutritional Facts

    1 fajita: 314 calories, 11g fat (2g saturated fat), 34mg cholesterol, 374mg sodium, 31g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 2g fiber), 23g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat, 2 starch, 1 fat.

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    • 1-1/2 pounds beef top sirloin steak, cut into thin strips
    • 1-1/2 teaspoons ground cumin
    • 1/2 teaspoon seasoned salt
    • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
    • 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
    • 2 tablespoons canola oil
    • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
    • 1 garlic clove, minced
    • 1 large green pepper, thinly sliced
    • 1 large onion, thinly sliced
    • 8 flour tortillas (8 inches), warmed
    • Shredded cheddar cheese, salsa, sour cream, lettuce and tomatoes, optional
    1. In a bowl, toss steak with cumin, salt, chili powder and red pepper flakes. In a 6-quart electric pressure cooker, select saute setting and adjust for high heat. Heat oil; brown meat in batches. Add lemon juice and garlic to cooker; stir to loosen browned bits. Return beef to cooker. Lock lid; make sure vent is closed. Select manual setting; adjust pressure to high, and set time for 20 minutes.
    2. When finished cooking, allow pressure to naturally release for 10 minutes, then quick release any remaining pressure according to the manufacturer’s direction. Remove steak; keep warm.
    3. Add onion and pepper to cooker; lock lid. Select steam setting; cook for 5 minutes. When finished cooking, quick-release pressure according to manufacturer's directions. Serve vegetables and steak with tortillas and optional toppings as desired. Yield: 8 servings.

    Test Kitchen tip
  • Try the slow cooker version.
  • Originally published as Pressure Cooker Fabulous Fajitas in One Pot Instant Pot Summer 2018

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