Shaved Carrot and Steak Salad

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 4 servings


  • 1/2 pound beef steak cut of your choice
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • sea salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup lime juice
  • 2 teaspoons honey
  • 3 cups shaved carrots using a vegetable peeler
  • 1/4 cup raisins
  • 1/4 cup chopped almonds
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 large shallot chopped


  • DO-AHEAD TIP: Marinate steak for at least 2 hours (see recipe).
  • Place steak in a large zipper-topped plastic bag.
  • In a large bowl, whisk together next 5 ingredients (olive oil through honey); pour mixture over the steak then seal the bag and turn to coat. Refrigerate for at least 2 hours.
  • Preheat grill to MEDIUM. Place steak on preheated grill and cook for 5 minutes per side or until desired level of doneness is achieved. Remove steak from grill; allow it to cool, then slice.
  • In a large bowl, toss together steak slices, carrots, raisins and almonds.
  • In a medium bowl, whisk together remaining ingredients (lemon juice, olive oil and shallot); pour mixture over salad then toss.


SERVING SUGGESTION: Serve over baby spinach. Add sliced cucumber and tomatoes on the side.
NUTRITION: 338 Calories; 23g Fat (58.5% calories from fat); 12g Protein; 25g Carbohydrate; 4g Dietary Fiber; 32mg Cholesterol; 59mg Sodium. Exchanges: 0 Grain (Starch); 1 1/2 Lean Meat; 2 Vegetable; 1/2 Fruit; 4 Fat; 0 Other Carbohydrates.
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