This recipe comes to us courtesy of Perttu Paulasto from the Juuri restaurant in Helsinki
1 kilo rack of lamb (bones removed)
1 – 2 shallots
2 bay leaves
1.5 liters water
Salt the lamb and place in a roasting pan. Clean and coarsely chop the vegetables, cut the onions in half with their outer skins, add to the pan with the herbs. Completely cover with cold water. Roast at 200 degrees C. for one and a half hours.
Remove the meat and strain the sauce. After the meat has cooled, brush with your favorite marinade and cover in plastic wrap. Refrigerate overnight. Cut the meat into small pieces and pan-fry till crispy.
2. Red Wine Sauce
0.2 l red wine
1 tbsp brown sugar
0.5 l roast juices (defatted)
Briefly roast the sugar in a pot WITHOUT allowing it to burn. Pour in red wine and roast juices, season with salt and marjoram. Stir in some cornstarch and bring to boil to thicken.
3. Salad with strawberry vinaigrette
Various herbs and lettuce varieties
sea buckthorn juice
Combine herbs, lettuce and blossoms in a bowl. Combine strawberries, oil and vinegar in a blender. Season with herbs, salt, pepper and buckthorne juice and blend. Sprinkle on the salad shortly before serving.