Grilled Lamb Chops with Roasted Summer Squash and Chimichurri Recipe

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Grilled Lamb Chops with Roasted Summer Squash and Chimichurri
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  1. Bring 2 cups water to a boil in a small saucepan. Add garlic to pan; reduce heat, and simmer 3 minutes. Remove garlic from water; cool. Coarsely chop garlic.
  2. Place garlic, 1/2 cup parsley, 2 tablespoons oil, shallots, and next 4 ingredients (through red pepper) in a food processor; process 1 minute or until almost smooth. Add 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/4 teaspoon black pepper; pulse 2 times.
  3. Preheat oven to 450°.
  4. Preheat grill to medium-high heat.
  5. Combine squash, zucchini, and remaining 1 tablespoon oil in a bowl; toss well. Arrange squash and zucchini in a single layer on a baking sheet. Sprinkle with 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/4 teaspoon black pepper. Bake at 450° for 16 minutes or until tender, turning after 8 minutes.
  6. Lightly coat lamb with cooking spray. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt and 1/2 teaspoon black pepper. Place lamb on grill rack coated with cooking spray; grill 5 minutes on each side or until desired degree of doneness. Divide squash and zucchini evenly among 6 plates. Top each serving with 1 lamb chop and 1 1/2 teaspoons parsley puree.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 159.27 Kcal (667 kJ)
Calories from fat 133.64 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 14.85g 23%
Cholesterol 23.53mg 8%
Sodium 401.79mg 17%
Potassium 108.35mg 2%
Total Carbs 1.67g 1%
Sugars 0.31g 1%
Dietary Fiber 0.47g 2%
Protein 5.04g 10%
Vitamin C 9.6mg 16%
Iron 1.1mg 6%
Calcium 20.3mg 2%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 295.8 Kcal (1238 kJ)
Calories from fat 248.2 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 27.58g 23%
Cholesterol 43.7mg 8%
Sodium 746.2mg 17%
Potassium 201.23mg 2%
Total Carbs 3.1g 1%
Sugars 0.58g 1%
Dietary Fiber 0.87g 2%
Protein 9.36g 10%
Vitamin C 17.8mg 16%
Iron 2mg 6%
Calcium 37.7mg 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Weightwatchers Points

  • 4.3
  • 4

Good Points

  • saturated fat free

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