03/12/2012 02:24 pm ET Updated Mar 14, 2013

Lamb Recipes For Spring (PHOTOS)

Spring's in the air -- it's time to get a handle on lamb.

Lamb is a favorite dish elsewhere around the world, and no wonder why -- it's tender and flavorful. And with spring in the air, it's the perfect time to start enjoying lamb. Many flavors marry well with lamb -- any herb or spice you have on hand will pair well.

Whether you're looking for a simple recipe for Sunday night supper (see our lamb stew with caramelized shallots) or a large recipe to feed and entire family gathering for the upcoming holidays, we've got you covered. And if you've never cooked lamb before, why not try a recipe as easy as our lamb chops with mint pan sauce? You'll get a taste of what you've been missing and realize how wonderful lamb really is.

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