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Roast Lamb With Herbs

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  Olive oil 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Lemon juice 2 Tablespoon (Of 1 Lemon)
  Onion 1 Medium, chopped
  Chopped parsley 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Freshly ground black pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Marjoram 1 Tablespoon
  Thyme 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Caraway seed 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), crushed
  Leg lamb 6 Pound

Combine the olive oil, lemon juice, onion, parsley and seasonings.
Cut slits in the lamb and rub the marinade into the meat.
Wrap the lamb in heavy aluminum foil and marinate overnight in the refrigerator.
Preheat the oven to 325 degrees.
Open the foil and place the lamb in a roasting pan.
Roast one and one-quarter hours, using the marinade and pan drippings for basting.
For rare lamb a meat thermometer should register 140 degrees.
If a well done roast is desired, bake thirty minutes longer, or until thermometer registers 170 degrees.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 6583 Calories from Fat 4282

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 477 g733.8%

Saturated Fat 173 g865.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1823.4 mg607.8%

Sodium 3518.3 mg146.6%

Total Carbohydrates 37 g12.2%

Dietary Fiber 12 g47.9%

Sugars 10.2 g

Protein 511 g1022.6%

Vitamin A 39.8% Vitamin C 88.9%

Calcium 62.6% Iron 345.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Roast Lamb With Herbs Recipe