This is truly a no nonsense way to serve fresh seafood. It is packed with the flavors of the Mediterranean. Excellent drizzled over grilled salmon, halibut or swordfish.
- Using a vegetable peeler or zester, cut the zest off the lemon in strips taking care not to cut into the white pith.
- In a small saucepan, over low heat, warm the olive oil, with garlic and strips of lemon zest for 10 minutes.
- Remove from heat stir in oregano and allow oil to steep for 2 to 3 hours or overnight. Strain the oil into a clean jar, discarding zest, garlic and oregano. Store as any olive oil.
- To use, lightly brush over seasoned fish, grill as usual and when serving lightly drizzle additional oil over fish and top with a generous squeeze of fresh lemon juice.