Lamb cutlets with herb relish
- Preparation and cooking time
- More effort
- Serves 20 with other dishes
These are easy to eat with your hands and look stunning. For best results pay a visit to your butcher.
- 4 x 7-8 bone racks of lamb , French trimmed
For the almond crust
For the herb relish
- STEP 1
Heat oven to 180C/fan 160C/gas 4. Put the almonds and garlic in a food processor and process to a rough paste. Brush the fat side of the racks with a little mustard, then press the almond crust onto it. Roast for 30-40 mins until the lamb is browned on the outside and pink inside. Leave to cool, then wrap in foil and chill for up to 24 hrs.
- STEP 2
Put all the herb relish ingredients in the food processor and process to a rough paste. Pour into a small bowl. When ready to serve, cut the lamb between the bones into little cutlets and arrange over a platter. Spoon a little herb relish onto each or serve separately in a small bowl.