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Tom's BBQ forecast: Street tacos

Tom Sherry is getting us ready for the weekend with his street taco recipe!


These Mexican beef or chicken street tacos require very few ingredients. Most of the ingredients on the list below are spices that I’m sure you already have on hand.

  • Flank steak or Boneless Skinless Chicken Thighs
  • Fresh Lime Juice
  • Olive Oil
  • Garlic
  • Ground Cumin
  • Chili Powder
  • Chopped Fresh Cilantro
  • Salt and Pepper
  • Toppings (onion, cilantro, etc.)
  • 3 tbsp cotija cheese
  • Lime wedges


  1. Make the taco marinade by stirring together lime juice, olive oil, garlic, cumin chili powder, cilantro, S&P.
  2. Pour marinade over beef or chicken in a bag. Let marinate in fridge 1 – 6 hours.
  3. Cook on hot preheated grill, about 5 minutes per side.
  4. Let rest briefly, then dice into cubes.
  5. Layer into to warmed tortillas and top as desired.