Grilled Herb-Rubbed Lamb Chops

Yield: 6 - 8 servings
Chef: Dennis Cakebread
Grilled Herb-Rubbed Lamb Chops - Cakebread Cellars

Ingredients

1 tsp. garlic powder
1 tsp. fennel seed, crushed
1 tsp. dried thyme
2 tsp. ground black pepper
¾ tsp. cayenne pepper
1 T. paprika
2 tsp. Mexican oregano
2 tsp. dried rosemary
1 tsp. dried basil
½ tsp. salt
1 T. olive oil

1 rack, Colorado lamb

Preparation

Combine dry ingredients to create rub. Set aside.

Preheat oven to 125ºF. Using chef knife, remove outer layer of fat from rack of lamb, and slice rack into chops. Lightly coat each chop with olive oil and place on baking sheet. Lightly sprinkle rub over chops. Bake to warm for 15 min. Finish by searing on hot grill over medium flame, about 4 minutes on each side for medium rare.