• American Lamb travels up to 10,000 fewer miles and about 30 days less than imported lamb. Local lamb is produced in nearly every state and available fresh year round.
  • Compared to other meats, the fat on lamb is often on the outside edges and easily trimmed.
  • American lamb prices are comparable to other premium beef and pork cuts and seafood.
  • On average, a 3-ounce serving of lamb is lean. Lean cuts of lamb include the leg, loin, and rack.
  • On average, lamb is an excellent source of protein, vitamin B12, niacin, zinc and selenium and a good source of iron and riboflavin.
  • A 3-oz. serving of lamb provides nearly five times the amount of the essential omega-3 fatty acid, alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), compared to a 3 -oz. serving of beef.

Spring Entertaining

Hosting company for the Spring holidays means pulling out all the stops to present an impressive celebration meal.

We know that cooking the perfect lamb roast for Easter or Passover can be intimidating. We have created a number of resources, tips and recipes that will help you nail the meal with American Lamb as the centerpiece! With a little know-how, American Lamb can be one of the simplest and most elegant holiday dishes you’ll ever make. And don’t worry…there are no overcooked roasts or mint jelly allowed at your holiday table! We are going to teach you to make a prefect lamb roast that honors your grandma’s traditions with a modern twist.

Make your holiday season Lamb-tastic with these tips & tricks

  • Recipes


    No clue what to make for your Spring Celebration? You need some lambspiration! Here are our favorite lamb recipes for the seasonal festivities.
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  • Leg of Lamb 101

    Leg of Lamb 101

    EWE don’t have to be intimidated by cooking a leg of lamb! We are here to help! Follow this guide to learn more about leg of lamb.
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  • Roasting Info

    Roasting Info

    Not too sure how to roast your lamb? Click here for some helpful tips to make a great tasting roasted lamb dish! You’ll be the roasting hostess (or host) of the most-ess!
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  • Sides


    Every delicious lamb main dish needs a sidekick! Check out our recommended sides that pair well with lamb.
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  • Wine & Beer Pairings

    Wine & Beer Pairings

    Nothing like a good beer or wine to compliment your lamb! Confused on what goes well with your lamb dish? Check out this handy chart for assistance.
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  • How To's

    How To's

    Sometimes we all need a little hand holding when cooking. These videos will help you feel more comfortable while cooking your lamb dish!
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  • Leftover Ideas

    Leftover Ideas

    Don’t throw away the leftover lamb! We have plenty of ways to help you create a wonderful leftover meal.
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  • FAQ


    Have a lot of questions about cooking lamb for your Spring Celebration? They can be answered here!
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