Fresh & Flavorful Lamb Recipes

From easy kabobs to tender lamb chops, these lamb recipes are delicious and simple enough to make on a weeknight.
Warm Salad with Lamb Chops and Mediterranean Dressing Warm Salad with Lamb Chops and Mediterranean Dressing

These aren't your grandmother's lamb chops. A medley of fresh ingredients plus marjoram and thyme spices add up to a fresh take on lamb.

Makes: 4 servings
Prep: 30 mins
Marinate: 1 hr to 2 hrs
Grill: 12 mins
Herb-Crusted Rack of Lamb with Roasted Radishes and Orange Vinaigrette Herb-Crusted Rack of Lamb with Roasted Radishes and Orange Vinaigrette

With just 25 minutes of prep time, you can serve tender roasted lamb any day of the week. Five different herbs lend their might to the coating, while roasted radishes make the perfect side dish.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep: 25 mins
Roast: 45 mins 325°F
Stand: 15 mins
Indian-Style Lamb Curry Indian-Style Lamb Curry

In under an hour, you can dig in to a bold, Indian-inspired meal that boasts garlicky ground lamb, six vegetables, and -- of course -- curry powder. For an authentic experience, serve with chutney and rice.

Makes: 8 servings
Prep: 30 mins
Bake: 25 mins 350°F
Lamb Chops with Barley Salad and Tomato Dressing Lamb Chops with Barley Salad and Tomato Dressing

Colorful ingredients such as barley, tomatoes, cucumber, and greens help bring out the lighter side of lamb. Serve this appealing dish on flatbread.

Makes: 4 servings
Prep: 40 mins
Broil: 10 mins
Cook: 45 mins
Lamb Shanks with Barley Lamb Shanks with Barley

Slow-cook lamb shanks with vegetables and chicken broth for incredible tenderness and flavor. If you like, sprinkle the dish with snipped fresh rosemary before serving.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep: 20 mins
Cook: 7 hrs to 9 hrs (low)
Herbed Lamb Steak Salads Herbed Lamb Steak Salads

Creamy yogurt and fresh mint make a delicious dressing for this 20-minute salad of hearty lamb, crisp greens, and crunchy radishes.

Makes: 4 servings
Start to Finish: 20 mins
Lemony Lamb Pitas Lemony Lamb Pitas

Step away from the stove and let your slow cooker make dinner tonight. These delicious 200-calorie pitas are filled with savory slow-cooked lamb, cucumber sauce, lettuce, and tomato.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep: 25 mins
Cook: 8 hrs to 10 hrs (low) or 4 to 5 hours (high)
Greek Lamb with Spinach and Artichokes Greek Lamb with Spinach and Artichokes

Serve this slow-cooked Greek lamb medley over hot-cooked orzo and sprinkle with crumbled feta cheese.

Makes: 6 servings
Slow Cook: 8 hrs to 10 hrs (low) or 4 to 5 hours (high)
Spice-Rubbed Lamb Chops Spice-Rubbed Lamb Chops

Seasoned with a mixture of orange peel, cinnamon, and cumin, these lamb chops are full of flavor. Bonus: They're impressive enough for a dinner party.

Makes: 4 servings
Start to Finish: 40 mins
Slow Cooker Moroccan Lamb Tagine Slow Cooker Moroccan Lamb Tagine

Tagine is a traditional Moroccan dish named after the special earthenware pot used to make it. Luckily, with some help from your slow cooker, you can make this full-flavor meal anytime. Serve it with couscous and top it with almonds to round out the dish.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep: 35 mins
Slow Cook: 8 hrs to 10 hrs (low) or 4 to 5 hours (high)
Minty Pasta Salad with Lamb Minty Pasta Salad with Lamb

You're just seven ingredients away from a grilled lamb and pasta salad that's full of Mediterranean flavor thanks to homemade Mint Herb Pesto to toasted pine nuts.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep: 20 mins
Chill: 2 hrs
Grill: 10 mins
Smoky Lamb Gyros Smoky Lamb Gyros

Slow-smoking for 3 hours gives this lamb irresistible flavor. Combine that with eight different spices, Greek tzatziki sauce, and pita bread, and you'll have a meal that's truly a delight.

Makes: 8 servings
Prep: 20 mins
Grill: 3 hrs
Stand: 15 mins
Honey-Lime Lamb and Melon Skewers Honey-Lime Lamb and Melon Skewers

Grilled cantaloupe and honeydew add a fresh summer spin to this Mediterranean-inspired lamb kabob recipe. Our homemade yogurt sauce is ideal for dipping.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep: 25 mins
Marinate: 30 mins
Grill: 12 mins
Moroccan Lamb Casserole with Preserved Lemons Moroccan Lamb Casserole with Preserved Lemons

This couscous-and-veggie casserole has a bold spice mixture of cumin, garlic, ginger, and cinnamon.

Makes: 6 servings
Prep: 30 mins
Bake: 30 mins 350°F