Braised Lamb with a Garden-Vegetable Medley
This spring stew, known as a navarin or ragoût in France, features seasonal lamb and uses tender young vegetables that add a fresh flavor to the hearty mix. While a braised dish like this takes a little time, it can be prepared entirely in advance, making it perfect for entertaining.
Make Ahead Tip: Prepare through Step 4. Cover and refrigerate for up to 2 days or freeze for up to 3 months. Reheat on stovetop, in microwave or oven.
Tip: To peel pearl onions:
Cook in boiling water for 1 minute. Drain. Peel when cool enough to handle.
1/2 starch, 3 vegetable, 4 lean protein, 1/2 fat