Char-Grilled Lamb Rump with Tomato and Feta Salad

Yield: 4

Ingredients

  • 3 Quality Mark lamp rumps, trimmed of any silver skin
  • Spice mix
  • 1½ teaspoons paprika
  • ¼ teaspoon ground cumin
  • Good pinch cayenne pepper
  • Tomato and feta salad
  • 180g feta cheese
  • 3 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 3 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • ½ small red onion, finely diced
  • 1 tablespoon each of chopped fresh mint and dill
  • 4 large ripe tomatoes, core removed and sliced
  • Small handful basil leaves
  • Balsamic vinegar to drizzle

Method

Spice mix

Place spices in a small bowl and mix with a dash of olive oil to form a thin paste.

Tomato & feta salad

Crumble feta into a bowl and lightly mash with a fork. Add the oil, lemon juice, 1/2 tablespoon water, onion and chopped herbs. Season well and mix gently.

Lamb

Heat barbecue grill until hot. Rub lamb rumps with spice mixture and place on the grill for 10 minutes, turning once for medium-rare lamb. Remove from the grill, cover loosely and leave to rest for 10 minutes before slicing.

To serve

Serve with tomatoes topped with basil, feta mix and a drizzle of balsamic vinegar.

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