Broiled Lemon Garlic Lamb
|15-20||Minutes preparation time|
|10-15||Minutes cook time|
- ¾ lb (12 oz) raw, boneless lamb chop loin* (should yield two 5-oz cooked servings)
- 6 cups (1 large bunch) fresh spinach
- 2 cups portabella mushrooms (3 medium mushroom cups)
- 1 cup (8 medium) cherry tomatoes, halved
- 4 tsp fresh lemon juice
- 1 tsp dried rosemary
- ½ tsp freshly ground black pepper
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- Non-stick cooking spray
- Dash of salt and/or pepper (optional)
*This recipe can also be made with chicken breast: start with 1 lb raw, boneless, skinless chicken breast to yield two 6-oz cooked servings.
Lamb: Preheat broiler. Trim all visible fat from lamb. Spray rack in broiler pan with non-stick cooking spray for 3 seconds. In a small bowl, combine garlic, dried rosemary, and black pepper. Place lamb on prepared rack and cover with half of garlic mixture. Broil 4 minutes, 4 inches from heat; turn lamb over. Cover lamb with remaining garlic mixture. Broil 2-4 minutes or until cooked through. Vegetables: Spray medium skillet with non-stick cooking spray for 2 seconds and heat over medium heat. Add mushrooms and sauté. Once mushrooms are near desired tenderness, add spinach and tomatoes and sauté an additional 2-3 minutes. Serve lamb over vegetables. Salt and pepper to taste if desired.