Gluten Free Flank Steak Pesto Rollups are delicious! An easy way to give your steak a lot of extra flavor! The pesto sauce really makes the dish. I love serving it with potato wedges and green beans. This is a delicious low carb entree that the whole family will love! It perfect for when you are hosting company! You can prep it prior to their arrival and cook when you are ready to serve. I hope you enjoy! It is also Keto Friendly.
Gluten Free Flank Steak Pesto Rollups
An easy way to give your steak a lot of extra flavor!
- For the Pesto -
- 3/4 cup fresh basil leaves
- 3-4 garlic cloves, peeled
- 3 Tbsp pine nuts
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 5 Tbsp olive oil
- 1/2 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese (optional)
- 4 Tbsp freshly grated pecorino cheese (optional)
- 4 Tbsp boiling hot water
- 1-1 1/2 lbs of beef flank steak
- Place basil, garlic, pine nuts, salt, and olive oil in a blender or food processor and process until smooth. Remove to a bowl.
- Stir in the cheeses (if using).
- Add 4 Tbsp boiling hot water to sauce and stir to combine.
- Cut steak into strips about 2-3 inches wide. Lay them out on a plate, then top each steak strip with some pesto sauce.
- Roll up the meat, starting at the smaller end. Put toothpick through center to keep meat rollup together.
- Place on a medium-hot grill for about 3 minutes. Turn the roll over, cook another 3 minutes or until done to your satisfaction.
- Remove and serve with the side of your choice.
Recipe for pesto sauce was found in "Italian: the essence of mediterranean cuisine" by Carla Capalbo. Recipe for Flank Steak Pesto Rollups is from Scott Hagnas of http://www.crossfitcenturion.com.