Greek Feta and Olive Salad with Lamb Chops Recipe

Greek feta and oliva salad with lamb chops on a plate and bread accompaniment


  • 4 sprigs oregano, leaves only
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 1 tbs extra virgin olive oil
  • 4 lamb loin chops
  • 1 pitta bread
  • 2 tomatoes, cut into small chunks
  • ¼ cucumber, cut into small chunks
  • 50 g (1¾ oz) Crespo Black Olives Greek Style
  • 50 g (1¾ oz) feta, diced
  • ½ tbs white wine vinegar
  • To Serve: Greek yoghurt.
Recipe and image courtesy of Crespo Olives.

This Greek Feta and Olive Salad with Lamb Chops recipe from Crespo Olives makes such a tasty, satisfying meal for two!

Serves: 2

  1. Chop half the oregano and mix with the garlic, black pepper and half the oil. Toss in the lamb to coat evenly and set aside.
  2. Brush the pitta with a little oil and griddle or fry for 1 minute each side. Tear into bite-sized pieces.
  3. Mix together the tomatoes, cucumber, olives, feta, pitta and remaining oregano.
  4. Add the marinated lamb to the hot griddle or frying-pan and cook for 3 minutes each side.
  5. Meanwhile, whisk the remaining oil with the vinegar and toss into the salad, season to taste and serve with the lamb with a spoonful of Greek yoghurt.

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