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Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Barbecue-Beef Sandwiches

2 (1 1/4-pound) flank steaks
1/3 cup dark brown sugar, divided
3/4 teaspoon black pepper
1 (6-ounce) can tomato paste
1 cup chopped onion
1 cup ketchup
1 tablespoon chili powder
3 tablespoons cider vinegar
2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
2 tablespoons molasses
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon dry mustard
2 teaspoons prepared mustard
12 (2 1/2-ounce) sandwich buns with sesame seeds, split
24 red onion rings
36 dill pickle slices

1.  Trim fat from steaks; cut each steak in half crosswise.  Comine 1 tablespoon brown sugar and pepper; stir well.  Rub steaks with sugar mixture.  Place remaining brown sugar, tomato paste, and next 9 ingredients in a 4 1/2-quart electric slow cooker; stir well.  Add steaks, turning to coat.  Cover with lid; cook on high-heat setting 1 hour.  Reduce to low-heat setting, and cook 7-8 hours or until steak is tender.  Remove steak from slow cooker, reserving sauce in cooker.

2. Shred steak with 2 forks.  Return shredded steak to cooker; stir well to coat with sauce.  Spoon 1/2 cup steak mixture onto bottom half of each bun;  top each with 2 onion rings and 3 pickle slices.  Cover with tops of buns.  Yield 12 servings.


Diabetic Exchanges: 3 Starch, 2 1/2 L Meat, 1/2 Fat
Per Serving: CAL 375 (26% from fat); PRO 26.7 g; FAT 10.8g (sat 4.2g); CARB 44.1g; FIB 2.9g; CHOL 49mg; IRON 4.2mg; SOD 928mg; CALC 78mg

1 comment:

  1. maybe someday I will be able to enjoy something that is more than 6 points. That does sound really good! Are you going to link my blog on your blog? I will keep it G rated...LOL