Grilled loin of lamb with ratatouille and tapenade

Grilled loin of lamb with ratatouille and tapenade

Agneau grillé avec ratatouille et tapenade

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Serves
4

From the Provence region

This superb lamb dish is a perfect example of the flavoursome cuisine of Provence. The ratatouille is also wonderful served on its own.

Ingredients

Quantity Ingredient
4 loins of lamb, each about 12 cm long
2 tablespoons olive oil, plus extra for drizzling
freshly ground black pepper
1 garlic clove, finely chopped
2 tablespoons rosemary leaves, finely chopped
salt

Ratatouille

Quantity Ingredient
3 tablespoons olive oil
1/2 brown onion, finely diced
2 sprigs thyme, chopped
1 garlic clove, finely chopped
1 small red capsicum, diced
1 small zucchini, diced
1 small eggplant, diced
3 tomatoes, diced

Tapenade

Quantity Ingredient
100g pitted black olives
3 anchovies
1 tablespoon capers
2 tablespoons olive oil

Method

  1. To make the ratatouille, heat the oil in a saucepan over a medium heat. Add the onion and thyme and fry for a few minutes. Stir in the garlic, then add the capsicum and stir for a few minutes. Add the zucchini, eggplant and tomatoes, bring to a simmer and cook over a low heat for 20–30 minutes until the vegetables are soft . Refrigerate until required. It may be reheated as you need it.
  2. To make the tapenade, blend all ingredients to a paste. Store in the refrigerator until 10 minutes before serving.
  3. Season the lamb loins with olive oil, pepper, garlic and rosemary, then marinate in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes.
  4. Grill the lamb for 3–4 minutes on each side. Turn off the heat, cover the meat and leave it to rest for at least 5 minutes before slicing.
  5. Serve the lamb loins on a bed of hot ratatouille. Season with salt and top each loin with a tablespoon of tapenade. Drizzle with the extra olive oil and serve.
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