HGC Friendly Carne Asada!

 Who doesn’t love a Mexican meal every now and then! We love this recipe because it packs all the flavors we love in Mexican food, but is HCG friendly! Give it a try and let us know what you think!



  • 4 ounces flank steak asada
  • Tomatoes
  • Sliced onion cut into thin strips
  • 1 clove garlic chopped
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice (optional)
  • 1/8 teaspoon oregano
  • 1/8 teaspoon chili powder or to taste
  • Pinch of cayenne pepper



Marinate meat in lemon juice and spices. Barbecue carne asada or cook strips in a frying pan with garlic and onion. Add chopped tomatoes during the last 5 minutes of cooking and enjoy with lettuce leaf mock tortillas and salsa.


Makes 1 serving (1 protein, vegetable)


Per Serving:

248 Calories

32 g Protein

10 Carbohydrates

4 g Fat

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