How to cook lamb loin chops recipes
Honestly speaking, the lamb itself is so tasty and flavorful than any of lamb recipes can really make you fall in love with but this lamb loin chops is one of its kinds. If you want to know how to cook lamb loin chops recipes then you are in all luck today.
The lamb loin chops seasoned with black pepper, flavored with minced garlic and garnished with parsley and pomegranate seeds bring a delicious taste. From the very first bite, you would realize that you are meeting something you always have been waiting for.
If you are going to learn how to cook lamb loin chops recipes then you need to know that minced garlic does the real flavor and if you use much in quantity then it will make the dish even tastier.
I personally like to use loads of minced garlic but in general, as you can see with this recipe I try to put a universal taste.
The people who love to eat lamb recipes always looking to try something new and this recipe is one of those that you can try out at your home without any second thought.
Don’t worry you will not regret spending time learning how to cook lamb loin chops recipes and serve to your dear ones.
How to cook lamb loin chops recipes
- Course Main Course
- Cuisine American
You never know how good it could be eating lamb loin chops recipes especially when you had no idea how to cook lamb loin chops recipes. For me or any food lover, this lamb loin chops recipe is nothing but a recipe made in heaven.
This is one of the fabulous recipes that gives a fantastic taste and believe me don't forget to garnish it with pomegranate seeds because it adds an unbelievable flavor this dish.
- 4 lamb loin chops of your choice
- 4 tbsp of olive oil
- Kosher salt
- 6 cloves of garlic minced
- Black pepper for seasoning
- Chopped parsley for garnishing
- Pomegranate seeds for garnishing
If you can find fresh lamb loin chops then we are good to go but if you are using stored lamb loin chops then first let it sit for at least 30 minutes prior to make this dish. If stored in refrigerator take it out and wait until it comes to room temperature.
Take a small bowl and add 1/2 tsp of black pepper, kosher salt, 3 tablespoon olive oil and minced garlic. Mix it gently to make a fine and smooth paste. Now, rub this paste over lamb loin chops evenly on each side.
Take a large skillet and heat 1 tablespoon of oil until it comes to nice heat. Shift the lamb loin chops to the skillet and on high flame cook it for next 3 to 4 minutes on each sides. You may need a splatter screen at this stage.
Now, reduce the flame to low and flip the lamb loin chops and on one side cook for next 5 to 6 minutes then again flip and cook for another to 6 minutes on the other side. Now, take the skillet off the flame. Let the chops be in the skillet, cover it with lid and let it sit in the skillet for next 15 minutes.
Now after 15 minutes figure out if the lamb loin chops are cooked properly. You can see the chops to turn into pink color and when you cut the chops using a knife in the centre it wouldn't be raw anymore. It is easy to check with a thermometer if the internal temperature is 145 F.
If the lamb loin chops is still raw then cover it with a lid and cook it for another 10 to 12 minutes on medium flame or until it is completely cooked. Now, shift it to a serving plate. Garnish with the finely chopped parsley. Also, garnish it using pomegranate seeds over the lamb loin chops.
Garnishing with the pomegranate seeds is optional and it is totally depend on taste but from my view it adds wonderful flavor when it is added.
Adding a few more minced garlic can really enhanced the taste of cooked lamb loin chops.
If you have time to cook this recipe then you can marinate the lamb loin chops for 4 to 6 hours or overnight for a perfect taste.
Most of the times it happens we like a recipe and want to give it a try and end up with a mess that even cannot be served and stuck a chance of embarrassing moment.
Best thing to avoid such situation is to practice a recipe a few times before you offer it your friends and cook it on a small party you organize.
It is always said to be the best way to cook lamb recipes because no matter how bad it can go you will still not be disappointed than to cook a recipe that is almost unknown to you. Cooking a recipe from Greece means you are inviting trouble for yourself.