Category Secondi Piatti

Leg of Lamb Recipe

Hello Everybody! Today I will share with you how I prepare and cook a leg of lamb recipe. This recipe goes perfectly with a side of potatoes. To see me tips and techniques, watch the video below.

Ingredients:

  • 7 lbs. leg of lamb, washed and dried
  • 5 cloves of garlic, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp mint, chopped
  • 3 Tbsp rosemary, chopped
  • 3 Tbsp olive oil, extra virgin
  • 2 Tbsp salt
  • 2 tsp black pepper, freshly ground
  • 2 pinches of hot pepper flakes
  • butchers twine
  • 1/2 onion, sliced

To remove the bone, use a sharp knife to cut the meat around the bone. You can see how I do it in my video above.

Once the bone is removed, lay the leg flat on a cutting board. Sprinkle 1 tbsp of salt, 1 tsp of black pepper, and a pinch of hot pepper flakes on top of the meat.

In a bowl, mix the rest of the salt, black pepper, h...

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Shrimp Scampi Recipe

Hello everybody! Today I am sharing with you a delicious shrimp scampi recipe. This can be served over pasta as well.  It is quick and easy and can be ready to enjoy in under 30 minutes! Continue reading for the written recipe and/or scroll down to the end to watch along as I cook this recipe in my video.

Ingredients:

  • 2 lbs. shrimp, peeled and cleaned
  • 1 stick of butter
  • 3 cloves of garlic, chopped
  • 1/3 cup white wine
  • 1/3 cup breadcrumbs
  • handful of parsley, chopped
  • black pepper, to taste

Remove the shell from the shrimp and clean thoroughly. To see how I remove the shells and clean the shrimp, watch the video below.

Place the butter and garlic in a pot and heat over a medium flame. Once the butter is melted down, add in the white wine and bring to a boil over a low flame...

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