Chill the rib-eye in the freezer for 10 minutes to make it easier to slice.
1 fresh jalapeno
pepper after removing the seeds and ribs (flavor not heat is important because the domestic elk has such a delicate flavor). Brush the corn tortillas with a little olive oil and place them directly on a hot grill
, turn often. You want them crisp
and with grill marks.
Mix your vinaigrette
using a whisk
in a small metal bowl. Slice the raw elk as thinly as possible, arrange on a large chilled platter after tossing the baby arugula in the dressing
and placing in the middle of the platter. Sprinkle the minced jalapeno on the meat and drizzle
with the good olive oil and the lemon juice. Season with salt and pepper and garnish
with the cheese
. Break up the grilled tortillas by hand and use the pieces to enjoy the elk.