I like the tanginess of the reduced wine with the lamb.
Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis
Episode: Vineyard Visit
Lamb with Chianti Vinaigrette
Total:
25 min
Active:
10 min
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
25 min
Active:
10 min
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 4 to 6 lamb rib or loin chops
  • 2 cups Chianti (or other red wine)
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh rosemary leaves
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt, plus more for seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper, plus more for seasoning

Directions

Place a grill pan over medium-high heat or preheat a gas or charcoal grill. Season the lamb with salt and pepper. Grill until caramel-colored grill marks appear, and an instant-read meat thermometer registers 125 degrees F. for medium-rare, about 5 to 7 minutes per side, depending on thickness.

Meanwhile, place the wine in a medium saucepan over medium-high heat. Boil gently until reduced to 1 cup, about 15 minutes. Turn off the heat. Whisk in the honey until dissolved. Add the extra-virgin olive oil, rosemary, salt, and pepper. Whisk to combine.

Serve the lamb chops on a platter with a serving bowl of the Chianti vinaigrette alongside for drizzling over the meat.

I like the tanginess of the reduced wine with the lamb.

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