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Stuffed Artichoke Hearts

with Lamb

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Stuffed Artichoke Hearts

Stuffed Artichoke Hearts - A feast for the eyes with a Mediterranean touch

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162
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30 min.
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easy
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Ingredients

for 4 servings
3
2
small shallots
4 sprigs
thyme (or more, for decoration)
2 teaspoons
8
Artichoke bottoms (about 30 grams each, from a jar or tin)
6
large green olives (pitted, about 30 grams)
2 teaspoons
1 pinch
2
2
Lamb fillet (about 75 grams each)
1 teaspoon
pine nut (20 grams)
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Kitchen utensils

1 Cutting board, 1 Small knife, 1 Bowl, 1 Tablespoon, 1 Teaspoon, 1 Paper towel, 1 Large knife, 1 large Skillet, 1 Slotted spatula

Preparation steps

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Stuffed Artichoke Hearts preparation step 1

Rinse tomatoes and cut out stems. Pour boiling water over tomatoes in a bowl and soak for 2 minutes, Drain and rinse in cold water.

Step 2/8
Stuffed Artichoke Hearts preparation step 2

Peel, halve and core tomatoes. Cut flesh into small cubes and add to the bowl.

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Stuffed Artichoke Hearts preparation step 3

Peel the shallots and chop finely. Rinse thyme, shake dry and strip the leaves from 3 branches. Mix along with shallots and 1 tablespoon of olive oil into the tomatoes.

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Stuffed Artichoke Hearts preparation step 4

Drain artichoke hearts. Chop olives coarsely, add to the tomatoes and mix well. Season with balsamic vinegar, salt, pepper and 1 pinch of sugar.

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Stuffed Artichoke Hearts preparation step 5

Fill each artichoke heart with 1 tablespoon of the tomato mixture.

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Stuffed Artichoke Hearts preparation step 6

Peel garlic cloves and cut in half. Rinse lamb loins, pat dry and cut each into 4 thick slices (medallions). Lightly season with salt and pepper.

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Stuffed Artichoke Hearts preparation step 7

Heat the remaining oil with the garlic and the remaining sprig of thyme in a large skillet. Brown lamb on each side to desired doneness, 1-3 minutes. Cooking time depends on whether you prefer medallions well done or pink.

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Stuffed Artichoke Hearts preparation step 8

Set 1 medallion on each artichoke heart. Garnish with remaining tomato mixture and pine nuts and serve.