Lamb Chop Recipes

Learn how to cook lamb chops and find delicious recipes of grilled and seared lamb chops with vegetables, herbs, and a variety of sauces.

Staff Picks

Seared Lamb Loin Chops

Rating: 4.5 stars 6
Our seared lamb loin chops are simply delicious. Enjoy them alongside fresh asparagus for a delectable springtime meal. 

Lamb Chops with Mustard-Herb Crust

Rating: 4 stars 62
These restaurant-worthy chops are ready in just 20 minutes. If it's available, choose grass-fed lamb instead of grain-fed -- the flavor simply can't be beat. Adapted from chef Emeril Lagasse's book "Emeril 20-40-60" (HarperStudio, 2009).

Grilled Lamb Shoulder Chops with Herb Aioli

Rating: 3.5 stars 108
A simple, chilled herb sauce cuts through the richness of grilled lamb chops for a summery, yet satisfying, entree. Shoulder chops, an inexpensive cut that's rich in flavor, are available at most major supermarkets.

Lamb Chops with Yogurt Sauce

Rating: 3.5 stars 26
This tangy yogurt sauce can also double as a dressing for Greek, tuna, or potato salads, or as a dip for toasted pita chips.

Lamb Chops

Rating: 3.5 stars 13
These simple and satisfying lamb chops are perfect for dinner any night of the week.

Spice-Rubbed Lamb Chops

Rating: 3 stars 19
This cumin- and coriander-rubbed lamb chop is served with gingery roasted cauliflower for a dish with plenty of protein, vegetables, and Indian flavors.

Lamb and White Beans with Rosemary

Rating: 3.5 stars 15
This one-skillet meal is hearty and satisfying on a cold winter night.

Spinach and Pear Salad with Lamb

Rating: 4 stars 7
Sweet pears and delicate spinach are a natural pairing for the slight gaminess of lamb in this fresh salad that heralds the arrival of spring in one delicious bowl.

Lamb Chops with Garlic-Parsley Crust and Sauteed Spinach

This solo supper of pan-seared chops gets a quick boost from a garlicky coating. Speedy spinach and a squeeze of citrus complete the meal.

Braised Lamb Chops with Red Wine and Figs

Rating: 3.5 stars 63
Start braising anywhere from 2 days to 2 hours before serving; as the meat stands in the rich sauce, the flavors have more time to develop.

Grilled Lamb Chops with Garam Masala

Rating: 3 stars 25
Garam masala -- a blend of Indian spices -- gives these succulent lamb chops a lovely flavor and aroma.

Inspiration and Ideas

Dijon Baby Lamb Chops with Red Currant-Mint Dipping Sauce
Rating: Unrated 29
When buying the racks of lamb, be sure to ask the butcher to "french" (or trim away meat and fat from) the bones.
Lamb Medallions with Black-Olive Wine Sauce
Rating: Unrated 9
Black olive paste gives a rich flavor to the sauce. Longer marination time will help as well.
Lamb Lollipops with Green Goddess Mint Dipping Sauce and Roasted Potatoes
Rating: 3.5 stars 25

This lamb lollipop recipe, courtesy of Dan Aykroyd, is a one-of-a-kind dish perfect for Easter or any special meal.