Chargrilled lamb leg steak with warm potato and red pepper salad

Chargrilled lamb leg steak with warm potato and red pepper salad

Russell Brown's chargrilled lamb leg steak recipe is served with a simple chimichurri sauce and warm potato salad.
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  1. Step 1

    To begin, place the potatoes in a saucepan and cover with water, add 2 tsp of salt and bring to the boil. Reduce the heat to a simmer and cook until the potatoes are just tender
  2. Step 2

    While the potatoes are cooking, deseed and dice the peppers into 1–2 cm pieces
  3. Step 3

    Once the potatoes are cooked, drain and allow to cool for a few minutes. Stir in the peppers, then the remaining ingredients. Season to taste
  4. Step 4

    For the chimichurri, place all the ingredients except the seasoning in a small blender and blitz to a rough paste, adding a little more oil if necessary to give a thick sauce consistency. Season to taste
  5. Step 5

    Heat a chargrill pan or barbecue over a medium heat. Rub the lamb steaks with a little oil, season generously with salt and fresh black pepper on one side only and place seasoned-side down in the pan. Cook for 3 minutes, season the second side and turn, cooking for a further 3 minutes
  6. Step 6

    Remove the steaks and allow to rest in a warm place for a few minutes before serving with the warm salad and chimichurri sauce