12 Easter Lamb Recipes
Looking for an Easter lamb recipe that will impress? These lamb recipes were made to be centerpieces. What's great about lamb is it can be prepared so many ways. Here you'll find a selection of leg of lamb, rack of lamb, and lamb shank recipes. If you're looking to make it a meal, we have plenty of Easter side dishes to go around. But back to the main event: Here are 12 lamb recipes for your Easter dinner.
Roast Leg of Lamb with Rosemary
Stuffed Leg of Lamb with Balsamic-Fig-Basil Sauce
Leg of Lamb with Raspberry Sauce
The tangy raspberry sauce cuts through the richness of this marinated leg of lamb.
Rack of Lamb with Strawberry Mint Sauce
Chef John brings spring flavors to this classic centerpiece: "As far as mint sauces go, I love experimenting with new ideas, especially around Easter time, and I really liked how this came out. The combination of the sweet-savory sauce and the Dijon crumb crust complemented the lamb perfectly."
Rosemary Braised Lamb Shanks
Mint Crusted Rack of Lamb
Chef John's Roasted Leg of Lamb
Roasted Rack of Lamb
Pistachio Crusted Rack of Lamb
"The pistachio and mustard crust gives this lamb dish an interesting flavor and texture," says Chef John. "Sure, rack of lamb is a little pricey, but no more so than other special occasion meats like prime rib, beef tenderloin, or goose. And, because rack of lamb is sold completely trimmed, you'll have virtually no waste."
Spice-Crusted Roast Rack of Lamb with Cilantro-Mint Sauce
Rack of lamb is seasoned, seared, roasted, and served with a coriander-mint sauce in this stunning meat main.