Chimichurri Sauce

Absolutely delicious with steak:  Chimichurri Sauce

Yield: 1 cup (serves 6 people)

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Chimichurri Sauce

This garlicky, fresh herb sauce is perfect drizzled over grilled flank or skirt steak, and chunks of rustic bread soak up the drippings rather nicely too.


1 cup fresh Italian parsley, packed
1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil
1/3 cup red wine vinegar
1/4 cup fresh cilantro, packed
2 cloves garlic, peeled
3/4 teaspoon dried crushed red pepper
1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon sea salt


Puree all ingredients in processor. Transfer to bowl.


*This sauce can be made up to 2 hours ahead. Cover and let stand at room temperature.



  1. postedJun 15, 2011 9:09 AM

    I like the addition of cumin in your version of chimichurri…I bet that tastes great! Will have to try that next time 🙂

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