Butterflied Leg of Lamb with Herbs
Whole leg of lamb coated with garlic and herbs is always a sure crowd pleaser.
- 1/2 cup olive oil
- 1 Tbs dried basil
- 1 Tbs oregano
- 1 Tbs minced fresh garlic
- 1 tsp black pepper
- 3 to 4 lbs boneless lamb leg, butterflied
- Blend oil with basil, oregano, garlic and pepper; pour half over meat and brush over both sides.
- Grill lamb over medium coals in covered grill, about 6 inches from coals, for 20 to 25 minutes per side. Baste occasionally with remaining herbed olive oil.
- Rest lamb for about 10 minutes; slice crosswise at a diagonal slant.
Calories from Fat 195 (56%)
(34%)Total Fat 22g
(26%)Saturated Fat 5g
Polyunsaturated Fat 2g
Monounsaturated Fat 13g
Total Carbohydrate 1g
(1%)Dietary Fiber 0g
Sugar Alcohols 0g
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