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Need side for Chimichurri lamb chops. Has lots of herbs in sauce. What goes with this?

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Lots of herbs in sauce. Not sure what veggie or salad to do so it complements. Probably have low-carb diners so potatoes, risotto, etc. not an option. Thanks

asked by Jan over 2 years ago
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added over 2 years ago

How's about roasted cauliflower? There is a nice recipe with almonds that would go well with the lamb here:
http://food52.com/recipes... or there is also a recipe for Za'atar roasted cauliflower on Food 52 that would go well too. Pair that with a simple green salad, Bibb lettuce perhaps and a lemon vinaigrette. Simple, light and delicious!

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Lisanne is a trusted home cook.

added over 2 years ago

Butternut squash cubes, roasted in either olive oil or coconut oil; shredded cabbage salad with a lemon-garlic dressing; roasted carrots with a pomegranate syrup glaze; butter lettuce with thinly sliced radishes; or a lettuce-citrus salad with pink grapefruit, onion slices, and butter lettuce.

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Chops is a trusted home cook.

added over 2 years ago

I would serve lightly buttered peas.

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added over 2 years ago

Thanks- all great ideas!!

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June is a trusted source on General Cooking.

added over 2 years ago

since there's so much flavor going on with the Chimichurri, I'd keep the vegetable very simple. Roasted Cauliflower would be good (and substantial while not carby). For a salad, in this not quite prime-time salad season, I'm liking a mixture of romaine and arugula with pink grapefruit and avocado. use the grapefruit juice as the acid for you salad dressing, and maybe avocado oil instead of extra virgin.

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Pegeen is a trusted home cook.

added over 2 years ago

A rice pilaf (not that high carb since it's only a side dish). Sautee onions or shallots until golden, then add diced tomatoes until heated through, mix with rice.

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Nancy is a trusted home cook.

added over 2 years ago

Turnip or rutabaga, cut in wedges and roasted with olive oil & salt are surprisingly sweet, delicious & simple. go well with lamb & will absorb but not fight the multi herb chimichurri.

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Kristen W.

Kristen W. is a trusted home cook.

added over 2 years ago

This carrot puree: http://www.foodandwine... (very simple to prepare and has received rave reviews when I've served it to people), and a simple green salad with a nice acidic vinaigrette.

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