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Lemon-Oregano Marinated Steaks

2 pounds beef flank, skirt steaks or cut 1 inch thick top round steaks

Marinade:
1/3 cup olive oil
1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
1/4 cup chopped fresh oregano or 1 tablespoon dried oregano leaves
1 tablespoon freshly grated lemon peel
4 gloves garlic, minced
1 teaspoon pepper
Combine marinade ingredients in medium sized bowl. Place beef steak(s) and marinade in food-safe plastic bag; turn steaks to coat. Close bag an marinate in refrigerator 6 hours or as long as overnight, turning occasionly.
Remove steaks from marinade and cook to preferred doneness.

Tip: Marinate for at least six hours but never more than 24 hours.