Roasted Leg of Lamb with Asparagus and Herbs
Roasted Leg of Lamb with Asparagus and Herbs
  • prep: 1 hr
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 1 hr
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  • Summary

    The lamb is cut into three sections for quicker cooking.

    Ingredients

    • 3 lemons, thinly sliced (2 cups)
    • 1 boneless butterflied leg of lamb (about 6 pounds), trimmed of excess fat and cut into 3 equal-size pieces
    • Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper
    • 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • 1/2 cup Ramp Pesto
    • 2 pounds asparagus, trimmed
    • 1 bunch spring onions (1 pound), trimmed, well washed, and halved lengthwise (quartered, if large)
    • 1/3 cup packed chopped fresh dill
    • 3 tablespoons chopped fresh chives, plus whole chives for serving
    • Flaky sea salt, such as Maldon, and fresh mint sprigs, for serving

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 179 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 11 g 17.6%
    • Saturated Fat: 2 g 8.61%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 28 mg 9.45%
    • Sodium: 222 mg 9.26%
    • Calcium: 50 mg 4.97%
    • Potassium: 452 mg 12.91%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 5 mg 25.63%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 7 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 10.41%
    • Sugar: 3 g
    • Protein: 12 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 19.83%
    • Vitamin C 12.19%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total2 oz-eq

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