Vortex Plus Pistachio-Crusted Rack of Lamb

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recipe by Chop Secrets

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Vortex Plus Pistachio-Crusted Rack of Lamb

Inspired by: https://recipes.instantpot.com/recipe/vortex-plus-pistachio-crusted-rack-of-lamb/

recipe updated Mar 13, 2020


  • Rack of lamb icon
    Rack of lamb
    1 (200g)
  • Kosher salt icon
    Kosher salt
    1 tsp (3g)
  • Black pepper icon
    Black pepper
    about ¼ teaspoon (1g)
  • Pistachios icon
    about ¼ cup (41g)
  • Panko breadcrumbs icon
    Panko breadcrumbs
    2 tbsp (6g)
  • Fresh thyme icon
    Fresh thyme
    2 tsp (2g)
  • Fresh rosemary icon
    Fresh rosemary
    1 tsp (1g)
  • Butter icon
    1 tbsp (14g)
  • Dijon mustard icon
    Dijon mustard
    1 tbsp (15g)


  • kCook icon Vortex Air Fryer
  • kCook icon Vortex cooking tray
  • kCook icon Work surface
  • kCook icon Vortex drip pan
  • kCook icon Vortex rotisserie spit
  • kCook icon Small bowl

Step preview

  1. Place rack of lamb on a clean work surface
  2. French the rack of lamb
  3. Skewer lamb on the Vortex rotisserie spit
  4. Season with kosher salt and black pepper
  5. Insert the Vortex drip pan
  6. AIRFRY - 12 min, 190°C
  7. When display reads "Add Food", insert rotisserie spit
  8. Press "ROTATE"
  9. Add pistachios, panko breadcrumbs, fresh thyme and fresh rosemary to a clean small bowl
  10. Drizzle with butter
  11. Toss until just combined
  12. Brush with dijon mustard
  13. When AirFry program is complete, remove the rack of lamb
  14. Press pistachio mixture into lamb
  15. Transfer lamb to Vortex cooking tray
  16. AIRFRY - 7 min, 190°C
  17. When display reads "Add Food", insert cooking tray in center position
  18. When display reads "Turn Food", do nothing
  19. Ensure thickest part of the lamb has an internal temperature of at least 140℉/60℃
  20. Slice into individual chops
  21. Serve
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