Lamb with Mint Salsa

Servings 4 Servings


  • 8 lamb chops
  • 6 cloves garlic pressed, divided
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 15-oz. jar salsa verde
  • 1 small red onion finely chopped
  • 1/3 cup minced mint


  • Preheat outdoor grill to MEDIUM-HIGH.
  • Season lamb chops evenly with 4 cloves of the garlic, the salt, pepper and onion powder; grill for 4 to 6 minutes per side or until cooked to desired level of doneness.
  • Meanwhile, in a medium bowl, combine remaining ingredients (salsa verde through mint) including remaining garlic; serve over grilled lamb chops.


SERVING SUGGESTION: A big salad of baby spinach leaves, julienned carrot and yellow bell pepper tossed in Leanne’s Basic Vinaigrette.
NUTRITION: per serving: 649 Calories; 51g Fat; 32g Protein; 12g Carbohydrate; 1g Dietary Fiber; 141mg Cholesterol; 929mg Sodium. Exchanges: 0 Grain(Starch); 4 1/2 Lean Meat; 2 Vegetable; 7 1/2 Fat. Points: 17
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