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Parmesan crumbed lamb cutlets with salsa verde

Parmesan crumbed lamb cutlets with salsa verde

These mouth watering lamb cutlets, are great for a weeknight dinner or entertaining your friends on the weekend. They are also a perfect canape addition for any party.


  • 12 Frenched lamb cutlets
  • ½ cup plain flour
  • 1 ½ cups breadcrumbs
  • ½ cup finely grated parmesan cheese
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • Olive oil for shallow frying
  • To serve, grilled zucchini and lemon wedges

Salsa verde

  • 1 cup flat-leaf parsley leaves (firmly packed), chopped
  • ⅔ cup mint leaves, chopped
  • 1 tbsp capers, chopped
  • 1 tbsp chopped gherkins
  • Zest and juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 tbsp olive oil


  1. Dust the cutlets with the with the flour, shaking to remove any excess. Mix the breadcrumbs and cheese together and season with salt and pepper.
  2. Place the cutlets into the beaten egg and then coat with the parmesan breadcrumbs. Press the crumbs down well and place on a tray in a single layer. Refrigerate for 30 minutes.
  3. Heat a large frying pan over a moderately high heat and enough oil to shallow fry in. Cook half of the cutlets for 4 minutes on each side or until cooked through and golden. Place on absorbent paper and keep warm while you cook the remainder.
  4. Serve the cutlets with the salsa verde, grilled zucchini and some lemon wedges.
  5. To make the salsa verde: Mix the parsley, mint, capers, gherkins and lemon zest together with the olive oil. Season to taste with lemon juice, salt and pepper.



Recipe and Image via Australian Lamb

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