Lamb kleftiko recipes

Lamb Kleftiko (Arni Kleftiko)

Lamb Kleftiko (Arni Kleftiko)

Named after the 'Klephts' - Greek bandits of the countryside who would allegedly steal the odd lamb or goat and cook it in sealed pit ovens, to avoid the smoke being seen - lambkleftiko is usually cooked slowly on the bone after marinating in lemon juice, garlic, herbs and olive oil
4 Easy Alternatives to Traditional Easter Lamb

4 Easy Alternatives to Traditional Easter Lamb

Greek-Style Lamb Traybake (Kleftiko). Most people like to eat lamb on Easter Sunday, but doing a big traditional lamb roast can be tricky to get right, as well as fiddly and time-consuming – especially if you are having to juggle lots of side dishes too

Food and Drink on the Peleponnese

Kleftiko – slow roasted lamb on the bone with lemon and garlic, usually served in parchment, sometimes with cheese
The Ultimate Greek Tragedy

The Ultimate Greek Tragedy

Well at least the Grecian’s gave us the wonderful LambKleftiko, which is this week’s recipe. add a few good glugs of olive oil, the marinade and finally the lamb
Places To Eat And Drink In Kalamaki

Places To Eat And Drink In Kalamaki

Beef Stifado, LambKleftiko, Soulaki all home made. Renowed for Olive Tree Lamb, slow cooked shank, delicious
Herbs and Spices: 6 types of zing to make any meal sing

Herbs and Spices: 6 types of zing to make any meal sing

To add a Hellenic touch to your Grilled Fish, Lamb Chop or Feta Cheese Salad, use. The traditions of the Greek kitchen have travelled far and wide including well known dishes such as Moussaka, Kleftiko, Gyro and Tzatziki