Skewered Lamb with Almond-Mint Pesto

Skewered Lamb with Almond-Mint Pesto
Photo by Noel Barnhurst


  • 2 ½ pounds boneless leg of lamb, excess fat trimmed
  • 1 ¼ cups fresh mint leaves
  • 1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 large garlic clove
  • 26 bamboo skewers
  • ¼ cup slivered almonds
  • ¾ cup fresh basil leaves
  • + 2 more ingredients
    • Olive oil
    • ¼ cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese

Finely chop almonds, cheese and garlic in processor. Add 1/3 cup oil and process to form paste. Add mint and basil and process until well blended and smooth. Mix in more oil if necessary to loosen mixture. Season pesto with salt and pepper. Thread 1 strip of lamb onto each skewer. Arrange in sing...

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