Grilled Lamb Loin Chops with Tomato and Mozzarella Salad

Grilled Lamb Loin Chops with Tomato and Mozzarella Salad
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Recipe Type: Entree
 
Ingredients
  • 8 Australian lamb loin chops, trimmed
  • salt and freshly ground pepper
  • oregano leaves
  • olive oil
Salad Ingredients
  • 1 pound cherry or grape tomatoes, halved
  • 1 cup diced fresh mozzarella (try the buffalo milk variety for a real treat)
  • 4 radishes, very finely sliced
  • 6 leaves fresh basil, torn
Tomato Mustard Dressing Ingredients
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons sherry vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon wholegrain mustard
Instructions
  1. Grill 3-4 tomatoes until just soft and place in a blender with 2 tablespoons of olive oil, 1 tablespoon sherry vinegar and mustard. Pulse to combine. Set aside.
  2. In large bowl, combine tomatoes, cheese, radishes, and basil. Toss with remaining oil and vinegar. Season to taste and set aside.
  3. Brush chops generously with oil and season to taste. Cook over medium to high heat on a barbecue or grill for 2-3 minutes each side for medium rare, or until cooked as desired.
  4. Serve chops with the salad and drizzle with tomato mustard dressing.

 
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