Grilled Lamb “Lollipops”

Preparation info

  • Serves

    6 to 8

    , with leftovers.
    • Difficulty


Appears in

My Bombay Kitchen

By Niloufer Ichaporia King

Published 2007

  • About

This is a California Parsi dish; we never had lamb tenderloin in Bombay. Some years ago, we were marinating lamb tenderloins in pomegranate molasses, black pepper, and some garam masala. My mother looked at the tray and beckoned me out of the kitchen with a strange grin on her face. “Niloufer, are these the lambs’. . . lollipops?” she asked. Lollipops they’ve been since then.

Lamb tenderloins are an unabashed luxury, because each lamb has only two. The recipe is simple. No ginger an