Moroccan Leg of Lamb

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Moroccan Leg of Lamb
This Moroccan spiced lamb leg is marinated in a flavorful wet rub and taken to the grill. Here it is cook in as little as 30 minutes, depending on your preference, sliced and served. A fancy dish without all the hoops
Course Main Dish
Prep Time 25 Minutes
Cook Time 40-60 Minutes
Servings
People
Course Main Dish
Prep Time 25 Minutes
Cook Time 40-60 Minutes
Servings
People
Instructions
  1. Remove any excess fat from the surface of the roast. Place into a glass baking dish and set aside while you make the seasoning rub.
  2. Add all remaining ingredients, except olive oil, to a food processor and puree mixture. Slowly stream in oil through the top of the lid and continue processing until mixture is well combine. Taste for salt content and add more if needed. Apply mixture all over lamb leg cover with plastic wrap and let marinate in refrigerator for 4-12 hours.
  3. Preheat grill for medium heat. Tie lamb leg with kitchen twine if it has been butterfled. If there is some bone still remaining, then don't worry about this step.
  4. Place lamb on grill rack and cook on direct heat for 40-60 minutes, or until desired doneness is reached. Lamb is well done at 170 degrees, 160 for medium, 150-155 is considered medium rare.
  5. Remove lamb leg from grill and loosely tent with aluminum foil. Let meat to rest for 5-0 minutes before carving. Slice into 1/2 inch thick slices and serve with potatoes, roasted carrots, and/or couscous.