Give your steaks a burst with this Asian-inspired marinade of soy sauce, brown sugar, sesame oil and fresh ginger.

Lemon-Oregano Steak Marinade (How to Pour marinade into bag)
  • 10 minutes
  • Makes 4 servings

Sesame-Soy Marinade

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped green onions
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 2 tablespoons packed brown sugar
  • 1-1/2 tablespoons dark sesame oil
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon minced fresh ginger
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper

Instructions

  1. Combine all ingredients in small bowl; stir until sugar is dissolved. Place beef steak(s) and marinade in food-safe plastic bag; turn steak(s) to coat. Close bag securely and marinate in refrigerator 15 minutes to 2 hours for tender steaks; 6 hours or as long as overnight for less tender steaks, turning occasionally.

  2. Remove steak(s) from bag; discard marinade. Place steak(s) on grid over medium, ash-covered coals or over medium heat on preheated gas grill. Grill according to the chart for medium rare (145°F) to medium (160°F) doneness, turning occasionally.

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