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Lamb Chops With Mint And Mustard Dipping Sauce

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  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), smashed
  Extra-virgin olive oil 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs) (Eyeball It)
  Lamb chops 12 (1/2 To 3/4 Inch Thick Each)
  Salt To Taste
  Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
  Grainy mustard 3 Tablespoon
  White wine vinegar 2 Tablespoon
  Honey 1 Tablespoon
  Mint leaves 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Radicchio leaves 4

1) Pre-heat broiler to high heat.
2) Take a small saucepan, add garlic and olive oil. Cover and heat over low heat for 5 minutes, then remove.
3) Line the lamb chops on a broiler pan.
4) Add 3 teaspoonfuls of the garlic oil over the lamb and evenly apply.
5) Add salt and pepper to season, and set aside.
6) MAKING THE DIPPING SAUCE: In a food processor, blend mustard, vinegar, and honey and while processing or blending, stream in remaining garlic and oil.
7) Switch off the processor and add mint to the container.
8) Pulse grind a couple of times to incorporate the mint leaves.
9) Now, broil lamb chops, 3 minutes on each side. Remove from heat and let them stand 10 minutes, allowing the juices to redistribute.
10) The lamb will be cooked to medium.

11) Serve 3 hot chops per person. Serve along with dipping sauce along with mint sprigs and radicchio leaves garnished by the side.
12) Tabouleh-Stuffed Tomatoes and White Beans with Thyme are recommended as side dishes.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Preparation Time: 
25 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
40 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1918 Calories from Fat 1489

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 165 g253.1%

Saturated Fat 2.6 g12.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 895.3 mg37.3%

Total Carbohydrates 5 g1.5%

Dietary Fiber 0.39 g1.6%

Sugars 3.2 g

Protein 96 g192.9%

Vitamin A 1.9% Vitamin C 2.6%

Calcium 1.3% Iron 1.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Lamb Chops With Mint And Mustard Dipping Sauce Recipe