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Greek lamb cutlets with chickpea and spinach salad

10
6
6
SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
2 hr 26 min
Prep
20 min
Cook
6 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Moderate
A great make-ahead meal. After marinating the lamb, it takes less than 15 minutes from grill to table.

Ingredients

chickpeas, canned, rinsed, drained

2 can(s), (400g)

garlic

1 clove(s), crushed

dried oregano

1 tsp

lemon juice

cup(s), (80ml)

olive oil

1 tbs

French trimmed lamb cutlet(s) or rack(s)

300 g, (12 lean cutlets) fat trimmed

cherry tomato

250 g, halved

celery

2 individual, finely chopped

reduced fat feta cheese

70 g, crumbled

black olives, drained

cup(s), (55g), sliced

baby spinach leaves

3 cup(s), (90g)

Instructions

  1. Combine garlic, oregano, 2 tablespoons juice and half the oil in a shallow glass or ceramic dish. Add lamb and turn to coat. Cover and place in fridge for 2 hours.
  2. Preheat a chargrill or barbecue over medium-high heat. Cook lamb for 2–3 minutes each side or until cooked to your liking. Cover lamb with foil and set aside to rest for 5 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, combine chickpeas, tomatoes, celery, feta, olives and spinach in a large bowl. Add remaining juice and oil. Toss gently to combine. Season with salt and pepper. Serve cutlets with chickpea and spinach salad and lemon wedges.

Notes

TIP: You can use cannellini or butter beans instead of chickpeas.

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