Popular in Food

Minty Pasta Salad with Lamb

Fettuccine pasta tossed with arugula and mint top grilled lamb chops in this delectable main dish recipe.

Oops, we're sorry. Something went wrong. Please try again later.
Oops, we're sorry. Something went wrong. Please try again later.
3.0 by 5 people
4,395 views
Rate me!
  • Makes: 6 servings
  • Prep: 20 mins
  • Chill: 2 hrs
  • Grill: 10 mins

Minty Pasta Salad with Lamb

Ingredients

Directions

  1. Cook pasta according to package directions; drain. Rinse; drain. Transfer to bowl; toss with oil and lemon peel. Prepare Mint-Herb Pesto. Add to pasta; toss. Set aside. (Pasta may be chilled up to 24 hours.)
  2. Meanwhile, sprinkle lamb lightly with salt and pepper. For a charcoal grill, place chops on rack directly over medium coals. Grill, uncovered, 10 minutes (145 degrees F for medium-rare), turning once. (For gas grill, preheat grill. Reduce heat to medium. Place chops on rack over heat. Cover; grill as above.)
  3. Toss pasta with arugula and mint. Top with grilled chops; sprinkle with pine nuts. Makes 6 servings.

Mint-Herb Pesto

Ingredients

Directions

  1. In blender or food processor combine arugula, mint, basil, olive oil, pine nuts, lemon juice, and garlic. Cover; blend or process until smooth, scraping down sides as needed. Add the pecorino cheese and crushed red pepper. Cover; blend or process until just combined. Season with salt and pepper.

Nutrition Facts (Minty Pasta Salad with Lamb)

    Per serving:
  • 365 kcal cal.,
  • 22 g fat
  • (5 g sat. fat,
  • 3 g polyunsaturated fat,
  • 12 g monounsatured fat),
  • 53 mg chol.,
  • 218 mg sodium,
  • 21 g carb.,
  • 3 g fiber,
  • 1 g sugar,
  • 21 g pro.
  • Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
Oops, we're sorry. Something went wrong. Please try again later.
Oops, we're sorry. Something went wrong. Please try again later.

Comments

close
close
close
close
close

Loading... Please wait...

I Did It!
Share on Facebook
Uh oh! Please pick a jpg at least 600x600px. Done close
Choose Cancel close
Share on Facebook
Uh oh! Your photo failed to upload. Please try again or visit your profile.
Done Cancel close
No one has shared their photo yet.
close