Lamb recipes

Lamb shawarma, or Mother’s Day lunch

Lamb shawarma, or Mother’s Day lunch

A lamb shawarma, or an approximation of one, at the very least. This is a Middle Eastern classic, where it’s sold as fast food in the manner of a kebab, slivers of lamb shaved from a slowly rotating spit, served in pita with salad and harissa
Slow Cooker Lamb Cobbler

Slow Cooker Lamb Cobbler

this was to use what I had in stock – lamb mince, frozen vegetables. the lamb mince for beef if you prefer
Irish Lamb Stew #SundaySupper

Irish Lamb Stew #SundaySupper

Lamb shoulder is one of the tougher cuts so it is perfect for stewing, becoming melt-in-your-mouth tender as it simmers, creating its own rich gravy flavored by thyme, onion and garlic
Persian Lamb Meatballs #SundaySupper

Persian Lamb Meatballs #SundaySupper

Tart barberries give these lamb meatballs or koofteh berenji a subtle edge, mellowed by the addition of lentils and rice
Lamb Hot Pot

Lamb Hot Pot

) than a warming and delicious lamb hot pot. As I have mentioned before lamb is one of our favourite meats, although we don’t have chops very often at all
Lamb Potato Curry - Aloo Gosht.

Lamb Potato Curry - Aloo Gosht.

This lamb and potato curry is the perfect example of my Mother's saying - "You can't make a curry in a hurry"
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 - lamb kleftiko is usually cooked slowly on the bone after marinating in lemon juice, garlic, herbs and olive oil
Lamb Tagine

Lamb Tagine

This is a classic lamb tagine with dried apricots, flavoured with saffron, ginger and cinnamon, and sweetened with honey and takes its name from the pot in which it is cooked
Lamb Stuffed Cabbage Leaves

Lamb Stuffed Cabbage Leaves

Lamb stuffed cabbage leaves are comfort food to me. They give you the welcome illusion of spring time with the vibrant green colour of the cabbage leaves, but the warming spicy minced lamb inside is sheer winter warmer stuff
Easy Lamb Hotpot - All-in-one Dish

Easy Lamb Hotpot - All-in-one Dish

However, you can cook the lamb stew in advance, and add sliced par-boiled potatoes on top afterwards and brown them in the oven - as per Jamie Oliver's version
Lamb Tagine with Pomegranates

Lamb Tagine with Pomegranates

Today I’m sharing a recipe from Red Tractor Simply Beef and Lamb with you, as part of their #LivePeasant campaign
Lamb Kofta and Mint Yoghurt Dressing

Lamb Kofta and Mint Yoghurt Dressing

we are here to talk about these lamb kofta that have a spice to them that really brings out the lovely mellow flavours of the lamb
Lamb Biryani.

Lamb Biryani.

Today, brown daal and this cake are on the agenda but not before I tell you all about this lamb biryani