Barbecue Beef Fajitas with Chilli Beans Barbecue Beef Fajitas with Chilli Beans

Barbecue Beef Fajitas with Chilli Beans

A summer version of a family favourite. Barbecued rump or sirloin steaks with a fresh chilli bean salsa in flour tortillas

prep time
20 mins

cook time
12 minutes

4 people

Based on a 2cm/¾inch thick steak

To Cook Rare: 2½ minutes on each side

To Cook Medium: 4 minutes on each side

To Cook Well Done: 6 minutes on each side

  • Energy


  • Fat


  • Saturates


  • Carbs


  • Sugars


  • Fibre


  • Protein


  • Salt



  • 450g/1lb lean rump or sirloin steak
  • 15ml/1tbsp dried marjoram or oregano
  • 10ml/2tsp smoked paprika powder
  • Salt and freshly milled black pepper
  • 30ml/2tbsp olive oil
  • 1 medium onion, peeled and finely chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves, peeled and crushed
  • 4 medium tomatoes, roughly chopped
  • 30ml/2tbsp tomato purée
  • 1 x 410g can red kidney beans, drained
  • 150ml/¼pint water
  • 6-8 Mediterranean wraps
  • To garnish

  • :Shredded iceberg lettuce
  • Sliced avocado, red onions
  • Fresh coriander leaves
  • Soured cream


  1. Place the steaks in a shallow bowl and add the dried herb, smoked paprika and seasoning. Rub into the steaks on both sides, cover and refrigerate until required.
  2. Heat half the oil in a large frying pan and cook the onion and garlic for 2-3 minutes until soft.
  3. Add the tomatoes, tomato purée, beans and water. Bring to the boil, reduce the heat and simmer uncovered for 10 minutes or until the sauce thickens slightly.
  4. Cook the steaks according to your preference on a prepared barbecue or preheated grill.
  5. Cut the steaks into slices and serve in a wrap with the garnishes.