Springtime Lamb Loin Roast with Apricot Glaze
Piquant horseradish and sweet apricot jam add plenty of character to this roast.
- 1/2 cup apricot jam
- 1 Tbs prepared ground horseradish
- 1 Tbs prepared mustard
- 2 1/2 lbs lamb loin roast. rolled and tied
- 1 tsp olive oil
- 2 tsp fresh rosemary, chopped
- 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
- 1 tsp seasoned pepper
- In a small bowl, blend apricot jam, horseradish, and mustard; set aside.
- Using a roasting pan with rack, place lamb on rack.
- Brush with olive oil and rub with rosemary, garlic, and seasoned pepper.
- Roast lamb in 350ºF oven for 1 to 1 1/2 hours, or to desired degree of doneness: 145ºF for medium-rare, 160ºF for medium, or 170ºF for well.
- Cover and let stand for 10 minutes. Internal temperature will rise approximately 10 degrees.
- During last 30 minutes of roasting, brush with apricot jam glaze several times.
Calories from Fat 85 (27%)
(15%)Total Fat 9g
(16%)Saturated Fat 3g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 4g
Total Carbohydrate 18g
(2%)Dietary Fiber 0g
Sugar Alcohols 0g
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