Flank steak with Chimichurri

The chimichurri sauce provides a refreshing flavor and goes perfectly with the steak.


Difficulty: Easy

Time: 30 min. preparation time, 0 min. baking time

Nutrition: Calories ca 769 / Protein 46g / Carbohydr. 23g / Fat 63g

Ingredients (2 servings)

2 clovesgarlic
1red chili
100 gparsley
50 goregano
50 gcilantro
230 mlolive oil
30 mlwhite wine vinegar
1 tspsugar
350 gflank steak
2 sprigsrosemary
2 sprigsthyme


grill, food processor, barbecue tongs, brush (optional), cutting board, knife

Wine Tip

Cabernet Sauvignon, 2003
Cabernet Sauvignon is one of the most famous red wines in the world. It is a worthy partner for this charismatic dish thanks to its superb taste of black currants and its occasional hint of green bell pepper.

Step 1

Flank steak with Chimichurri

Preheat the grill. Quarter shallots and crush garlic. Remove seeds from red chili and juice lime.

grill, cutting board, knife

3 shallots / 2 cloves garlic / 1 red chili / 1 lime

Step 2

Flank steak with Chimichurri

Finely puree parsley, oregano, cilantro, shallots, garlic, red chili, lime juice, some of the olive oil, and vinegar in a food processor. Generously season with sugar, salt and pepper.

food processor

100 g parsley / 50 g oregano / 50 g coriander / 200 ml olive oil / 30 ml white wine vinegar / 1 tsp sugar / salt / pepper

Step 3

Flank steak with Chimichurri

Brush steak with rest of olive oil and season well with salt and pepper. Now grill for approx. 1 – 2 min. per side. Place rosemary and thyme on top and let the steak rest for approx. 10 min. on indirect heat. Serve with Chimichurri and a fresh summer salad.

grill, barbecue tongs, brush

350 g flank steak / 2 tbsp olive oil / 2 sprigs rosemary / 2 sprigs thyme / salt / pepper