Butterflied Leg of Lamb
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Butterflied Leg of Lamb

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  • 1 1/2  servings 
    Atkins Cuisine Bread
  • 3 1/2  pounds 
    leg of lamb, butterflied
  • 1   teaspoon 
  • 1/2  teaspoon 
  • 1   teaspoon 
    fresh rosemary, chopped
  • 1/4  cup 
    Dijon mustard
  • 2   
    garlic cloves
  • 1/3  cup 
    chopped fresh parsley
Heat oven to 200 degrees F. Place bread in oven 15 minutes, or until dried but not browned. Raise oven temperature to 375 degrees F.
Place bread in a food processor and process into fine crumbs. Rub lamb with salt, pepper, and rosemary. Place lamb in a roasting pan and spread mustard over lamb.
In a small bowl, combine bread crumbs, garlic, and parsley. Gently pat crumb mixture over lamb. Cook 45 minutes, or until internal temperature reaches 135 degrees F on an instant-read thermometer for medium-rare. Let rest 15 minutes before carving.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 269, Fat, total (g) 9, fiber (g) 1, pro. (g) 42, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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