Deconstructed Gyro

Opa! Opa! Opa!


Preparation info

  • Serves

    6 to 8

    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      20 min

Appears in

Well Fed 2: More Paleo Recipes for People Who Love to Eat

Well Fed 2

By Melissa Joulwan

Published 2013

  • About

This recipe requires very little effort but the cooking technique creates lovely caramelized bits, and caramelized bits are one of the best things on the planet. Plus it uses cumin. What else could you possibly need? How about mint to add the right bite and lemon juice to slyly tenderize the meat while you go about your business? This deconstructed salad delivers all the flavor of a gyro by keeping just the good stuff: fresh veggies, succulent lamb, creamy dressing, while dumping the dairy