Roast Lamb

Fixing a lamb roast takes less time than you might think. Whether using crown, rib, or shoulder roasts, these easy lamb roast recipes cook quickly on the stovetop, in the crockpot, or the oven.

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Mustard-Crusted Lamb

Food & Wine

Suzanne Goin (an F&W Best New Chef 1999) is beloved in Los Angeles for Lucques and AOC. She'll expand her reach at the upcoming Tavern in Brentwood, which will serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner and sell house-made breads and prepared foods like this leg of lamb, which she serves with a Meyer lemon salsa.

Total: 1 hr

How to Roast Lamb

There is no definitive recipe or guide for how to roast lamb or what spices and herbs one must use. In fact, country to country, region to region, you will find a huge variety of recipes and methods for roasting lamb.

How to Roast Lamb

There is no definitive recipe or guide for how to roast lamb or what spices and herbs one must use. In fact, country to country, region to region, you will find a huge variety of recipes and methods for roasting lamb.

Rosemary-Mustard Lamb Roast

Better Homes and Gardens

This lamb roast, which is great for dinner parties, is surprisingly simple.

Syrah-Braised Lamb with Olives, Cherries, and Endives

Food & Wine

Rajat Parr braises succulent lamb shoulder in Syrah, then adds kalamata olives and dried sour cherries that he's soaked in red wine. The unusual combination makes the sauce deliciously sweet and savory.

Total: 4 hrs

Herb Roasted Lamb with Black Beans

Better Homes and Gardens

Zippy black beans pair deliciously with this roasted leg of lamb.

Leg of Lamb with Garlic and Parsley

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Total: 2 hrs 40 mins

Lamb and Spaghetti Squash

Better Homes and Gardens

Spoon the well-seasoned lamb curry over a bed of spaghetti squash.

Leg of Lamb with Pistachio Couscous

Ladies' Home Journal

In this recipe, the garlic studded lamb gets a sweet rosemary basting sauce during roasting. The fruit and nut side dish makes it a complete meal.

Total: 2 hrs 45 mins

Herb-Rubbed Leg of Lamb

Better Homes and Gardens

With slivers of garlic and a fresh herb rub, this leg of lamb soon becomes an unforgettable low-fat favorite.

Greek Lamb with Spinach and Orzo

Better Homes and Gardens

This lamb roast, slow-cooked with herbs and lemon and served with orzo, spinach, and feta cheese, is like a culinary visit to the Mediterranean.

Rack of Lamb

Better Homes and Gardens

Orange & Chive Aioli

Fine Cooking Magazine

This aioli is delicious with roast lamb or grilled chicken.

Slow-Roasted Lamb Shoulder with Almond-Mint Pesto

Food & Wine

Gerard Craft recommends seasoning lamb with salt and pepper, covering it with plastic wrap and letting it sit overnight in the refrigerator; simpler than brining, this method helps keep the meat succulent.

Total: 3 hrs

Roast Rack of Lamb Cider Glaze

Midwest Living

Roast whole apples in an apple cider mixture until tender for the side dish to the roasted pork in this elegant main dish.

Hunter's Leg of Lamb

Better Homes and Gardens

If you're tired of ham or turkey at the holidays, try this leg of lamb recipe, which includes a side of flavored rice.

Brown Rice Risotto with Lamb

Better Homes and Gardens

Curry adds intrigue to this colorful Christmas main dish. Round out this slow cooker meal with a spinach salad. Ideal for the diabetic diet.

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