Roasted Rack of Lamb with Honey Mustard Glaze

Roasted Rack of Lamb with Honey Mustard Glaze

Studded with rosemary and garlic and bathed in honey and mustard these glazed lamb racks are succulent and juicy and cooked to perfection.

3 hrs total time

20 mins active time

Medium

Serves 4

Ingredients


Measurements:

  • 2 x 1½ lb racks of lamb

    (8 cutlets each), frenched

  • 2 cloves garlic

    thinly sliced

  • 2 x 3-inch sprigs rosemary

    leaves picked

  • ¼ cup (3 oz) honey
  • ⅓ cup (3 oz) whole grain mustard
  • Sea salt

    to serve

Instructions

  • 1Cut small slits into the top of each rack between the bones. Push a piece of garlic and rosemary into each cut.
  • 2Whisk the honey and mustard together. Place the lamb in a large resealable bag and pour over the honey mixture. Seal and massage to evenly coat. Refrigerate for 2 hours to overnight.
  • 3Insert the wire rack into position 6.
  • 4For easy cleaning and to avoid burning, line the roasting pan with foil and place the broiling rack on top. Place the lamb with the bones interlocked on the rack.
  • 5Once preheated, place the pan in the oven and start the timer. When the Rotate Remind signals, rotate the pan and continue cooking.
  • 6Insert a meat thermometer into the thickest part and give a bit more until it’s cooked to the desired doneness. 125°F for medium-rare 135°F for medium 145°F for medium-well
  • 7Remove from the oven and rest in a warm place for 15 minutes.
  • 8Cut each rack in half, or into double cutlets and sprinkle with sea salt.