Lamb Chops With Asparagus

2
Beth Goike

By
@lilbeth

Lamb chops are topped with a combination of leeks, fresh fennel and asparagus.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
50 Min

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

LAMB

2 (10-ounce) (1/2-inch thick) lamb blade chops
1 tablespoon land o lakes butter

VEGETABLES

1 1/2 cups thinly sliced fennel with tops (anise
1/2 cup orange juice
1 large (1 1/2 cups) leek, thinly sliced
1 tablespoon honey
1 teaspoon freshly grated orange zest
1/2 teaspoon worcestershire sauce
1 pound (about 24) fresh asparagus spears

RICE

hot cooked rice

SAUCE

1 tablespoon cornstarch
2 tablespoons cold water

How to Make Lamb Chops With Asparagus

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cut asparagus spears into 2-inch pieces. Set aside.

    Melt butter in 10-inch skillet until sizzling; add lamb chops. Cook over medium-high heat, turning once, until browned (4 to 5 minutes). Drain off fat.

    Add all vegetable ingredients except asparagus to skillet. Continue cooking until mixture comes to a full boil (3 to 4 minutes). Reduce heat to low. Cover; cook 10 minutes. Add asparagus. Cover; continue cooking until chops are fork tender and asparagus is crisply tender (4 to 6 minutes). Place rice on serving platter; top with chops and vegetables. Keep warm.

    Stir together cornstarch and water in small bowl; stir into skillet. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until mixture comes to a full boil (1 to 2 minutes). Boil 1 minute. Pour over chops and vegetables.

Printable Recipe Card

About Lamb Chops With Asparagus





Leave a Comment

Easy Homemade Soup Recipes

Easy Homemade Soup Recipes

Kitchen Crew

In my part of the country, one day it's cold the next it's warm. I'm not sure Mother Nature can figure out what season it is. Even if the weather...

22 Zucchini Recipes That'll Make You A Cooking Rock Star

22 Zucchini Recipes That'll Make You a Cooking Rock Star

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Make the most out your summer cooking with delicious zucchini recipes. They'll make you a cooking rock star.

18 Delicious Ways To Eat More Cabbage This Year Recipe

18 Delicious Ways to Eat More Cabbage This Year

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Did you know that cabbage is the ultimate weight-loss food?! Only about 15 calories in one cup...so dress it up however you want (cough WITH THESE REALLY GOOD CABBAGE RECIPES...