Meal Kit

Churrasco Steak Strip Farfalle

with fontina cream sauce

Prep & Cook Time: 30-40 min.

Cook Within: 6 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Wheat

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In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 10 oz. Steak Strips
  • Info
    4 fl. oz. Cream Sauce Base
  • 1 Zucchini
  • Info
    5 oz. Farfalle Pasta
  • 1 Roma Tomato
  • Info
    1½ oz. Fontina Cheese Slices
  • ¼ oz. Cilantro
  • 0.14 oz. Lemon Juice
  • 1 tsp. Chile and Cumin Rub
  • ½ tsp. Garlic Salt
Contains: Sulfites
Food intolerance information

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  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    800
  • Carbohydrates
    64g
  • Fat
    41g
  • Protein
    45g
  • Sodium
    1560mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • 1 Medium Pot
  • 1 Large Non-Stick Pan
  • 1 Colander

Before You Cook

Cooking Guidelines

To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:

  • Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
  • Seafood 145° F |
  • Chicken 165° F |
  • Ground Beef 160° F |
  • Ground Turkey 165° F |
  • Ground Pork 160° F

Customize It Instructions

  • If using 20 oz. steak strips, follow same instructions as 10 oz. steak strips, working in batches if necessary.

  • If using diced chicken breasts, pat dry. Follow same instructions as steak strips in Step 3, stirring occasionally until chicken reaches minimum internal temperature, 5-7 minutes.

  • If using filets mignon, pat dry. Follow same instructions as steak strips in Step 3, cooking until steak reaches desired doneness, or 4-6 minutes per side for medium/medium-well. Rest, 3 minutes. Serve alongside pasta.

  • If using shrimp, pat dry. Follow same instructions as steak strips in Step 3, cooking until shrimp reach minimum internal temperature, 2-3 minutes per side.

  1. 1

    Boil the Pasta

    Once water is boiling, add pasta and cook until al dente, 10-12 minutes.

    Reserve 1 cup pasta cooking water. Drain pasta in a colander and set aside.

    While pasta boils, continue recipe.

  2. 2

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Trim ends off zucchini, halve lengthwise, and cut into 1/4” half-moons.

    Core tomato and cut into 1/2" dice.

    Mince cilantro (no need to stem).

    Cut cheese into bite-sized pieces.

    Pat steak strips dry. Coarsely chop, then separate pieces.

  3. 3

    Cook the Steak Strips

    Place a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat and add 1 tsp. olive oil.

    Add steak strips and chile and cumin rub to hot pan. Stir occasionally until no pink remains and steak strips reach a minimum internal temperature of 145 degrees, 4-6 minutes.

    Remove from burner. Transfer steak strips to a plate. Rest, 3 minutes.

    Reserve pan; no need to wipe clean.

  4. 4

    Cook the Vegetables

    Return pan used to cook steak strips to medium heat.

    Add zucchini and 1 tsp. olive oil to hot pan. Stir occasionally until starting to brown, 2-4 minutes.

    Add tomatoes, garlic salt, and a pinch of pepper. Stir occasionally until tomatoes begin to release juices, 1-2 minutes.

  5. 5

    Make Sauce, Add Pasta, and Finish Dish

    Add cream base, 1/4 tsp. salt, and half the reserved pasta cooking water to hot pan. Bring to a simmer.

    Once simmering, add cheese pieces, one piece at a time, stirring after each addition, until melted and combined.

    Add pasta and steak strips. Stir until combined and heated through, 1-2 minutes.

    If sauce is too thick, add additional pasta cooking water, 1 Tbsp. at a time, until desired consistency is reached.

    Add lemon juice and stir to combine. Remove from burner.

    Plate dish as pictured on front of card, garnishing with cilantro. Bon appétit!

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