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Marinated Tuna Steaks
Marinated Tuna Steaks
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
5 mins
30 mins
Total Time
10 mins

Serve up healthy fresh seafood for dinner with these lively Marinated Tuna Steaks gently soaked in soy, lime, olive oil, and seasonings.

Course: Entree
Cuisine: Asian
Keyword: healthy, marinate, seafood, tuna
Servings: 3
Calories: 402 kcal
Author: Fox Valley Foodie
  • 1 pound fresh Tuna steaks
  • 2 tablespoon Cooking oil
  • 1 teaspoon Sesame Seeds
  • ¼ cup Lime juice
  • ¼ cup Soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons Olive oil
  • ¼ cup chopped Cilantro
  • 1/4 teaspoon Sugar
  • 1 clove Garlic (minced)
  • ½ Jalapeno pepper (diced)
  1. Combine all ingredients of the marinade and whisk together with a fork.

  2. Place tuna steaks in a gallon zip-lock bag and add marinade, reserving 1 tablespoon. Let marinade for 15 minutes - 2 hours.

  3. Add cooking oil to a heated skillet set to medium-high heat.

  4. When oil is heated and shimmering add tuna steaks. Cook for 2-3 minutes per side, aiming to sear the exterior while the interior remains pink.

  5. Remove from skillet and let rest for 5 minutes, spoon over the remaining tablespoon of marinade if desired, sprinkle with sesame seeds, then serve.

Recipe Notes

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