Grilled Lamb With Mint Pesto

Course : Lamb
Serves: 2
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1 cup fresh basil leaves
1 cup fresh mint leaves
1/4 cup shallot
1 teaspoon pine nuts
1 teaspoon honey
1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
6 Medium eggplant
1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice
6 chops lamb chop

Preparation / Directions:

combine basil, mint, shallots, pine nuts, and honey in a food processor process until finely blended with motor running, add oil in a thin-steady stream process until thickened transfer to a bowl and cover with a layer of the remaining olive oil chill for up to 7 days prepare a bed of coals for grilling meanwhile moisten cut surfaces of eggplant with lemon juice season with salt and allow to stand for 10 minutes pat eggplant dry with a towel or paper towels season lamb chops with salt and pepper place eggplant slices and lamb chops onto the grill grill for 10-12 minutes, turning once, until eggplant is tender, and lamb is medium rare arrange eggplant slices onto a serving platter cover with the lamb chops stir pesto and place a small dollop on top of each lamb chop serve hot


Nutritional Information:

1774 Calories (kcal); 133g Total Fat; (65% calories from fat); 63g Protein; 94g Carbohydrate; 211mg Cholesterol; 217mg Sodium

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