Everything is better with Parmesan cheese. This elegant Parmesan Encrusted Rack Of Lamb is fairly simple to make and will make a marvelous presentation when served.
Lamb has always been a great springtime meal always served at Easter time. But as we all know it makes a great meal any time of the year. When I think of Lamb I think of a romantic candlelight dinner with nice soft music playing in the background.
I’m sure it’s that way in some people's homes but not in mine. When I make this dish the kids are usually screaming and arguing and there's a ton of people running in and out of my kitchen. That’s about as romantic as it gets. But in the end I know everyone will be sitting down together and sharing a great meal.
1 8 bone rack of lamb, trimmed and frenched
1/2 cup of seasoned breadcrumbs
1/4 cup of Parmesan cheese
2 cloves of garlic finely chopped
1 Tbls of dried basil
1/4 cup of parsley chopped
1/2 tsp of salt
1/2 tsp of freshly ground black pepper
Pre-heat oven to 375 degrees.
Rub the lamb with oil, salt, pepper and rosemary.
Place lamb on a roasting pan.
Roast lamb uncovered for 30 to 35 minutes for medium rare.
In a small bowl mix garlic, parsley, breadcrumbs and cheese and place the mixture on a plate.
Carefully remove the lamb and roll it into the breadcrumb mixture coating all sides.
Increase the oven temperature to 424 degrees.
Place the lamb back into the roasting pan.
Continue roasting for another 5 to 10 minutes.
Just delicious. Serves 4. If you want good food cook at home. If you want romance go out to dinner.
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