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Grilled Butterflied Leg Of Lamb With Lemon And Garlic

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  Garlic 3 Clove (15 gm), minced
  Grated lemon rind 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Crushed dried rosemary/15 milliliter chopped fresh 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Freshly ground pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Lemon juice 2 Tablespoon
  Olive oil/Vegetable oil 2 Tablespoon
  Boned butterflied leg of lamb 3 Pound (1.5 Kilogram)

In small bowl or food processor, combine garlic, lemon rind, rosemary, pepper and lemon juice.
Gradually pour in oil and mix until blended.
Trim fat from lamb.
Place lamb in shallow dish; pour marinade over, turning to coat both sides.
Cover and let stand at room temperature for 1 to 2 hours or refrigerate overnight (bring to room temperature before cooking).
Remove lamb from marinade, reserving marinade.
On greased grill 4 in/10 cm from hot coals (at high setting if a gas barbecue), or under broiler, grill or broil lamb for 15 minutes, brushing with marinade several times.
Turn and cook for 12 minutes longer or until meat is pink inside.
Remove from heat and let stand for 10 minutes.
To serve, slice thinly across the grain.

Recipe Summary

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2708 Calories from Fat 1709

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 187 g286.9%

Saturated Fat 76.4 g381.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 900 mg300%

Sodium 3125.5 mg130.2%

Total Carbohydrates 22 g7.5%

Dietary Fiber 2.1 g8.4%

Sugars 1 g

Protein 241 g482.7%

Vitamin A 1.8% Vitamin C 39.2%

Calcium 7% Iron 141.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Grilled Butterflied Leg Of Lamb With Lemon And Garlic Recipe