Steak, Wild Rice, & Black Bean Tacos

Sally Sibthorpe, Shelby Township, MI
2014 wild rice recipe contest finalist

    3/4 lb flat iron steak
    2 tsp chili powder, divided
    1 tsp salt, divided
    2 cups cooked wild rice
    3/4 cup canned black beans, drained, rinsed
    1/4 cup thick salsa
    2 tbsp canola oil, divided
    8 jumbo size taco shells
    1/3 cup thinly sliced scallions
    1-1/4 cups shredded lettuce
    1/2 cup chopped tomato
    1-1/2 cups Sargento® Chef Blends™ Shredded Taco Cheese
    3 tbsp chopped cilantro

Season steak with 1 tsp chili powder and 1/2 tsp salt; let rest 15
minutes. In large skillet, heat wild rice, beans, salsa, remaining
chili powder and salt in 1 tbsp oil; set aside. In large skillet, cook
steak in remaining oil, turning once. Remove from heat; slice into
thin strips. Assemble by spooning meat and rice mixture into
warmed taco shells; layer with remaining ingredients.

8 Servings

Recipe compliments of the Minnesota Cultivated Wild Rice Council

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