I thought I'd have a go at making shepherds pie with lamb leg steak. Unfortunately it took a long time to cook the steak - much longer than the time indicated on the packaging. I think my grill is not very efficient. I just cut up the cooked steak and mixed it with gravy and mashed root veg and...
Slow Cooked Lamb Shanks with Turkish Kashkak (Wheat Stew)
1 kg lamb shank
2 cups all whole spelt grain
1 head of garlic
1 stick of cinnamon
2 bay leaves
2 tsp chili powder
1 tsp dried thyme
2-3 tsp salt to season and taste
This is a traditional Jewish stew, usually served on the Sabbath. It's been tweaked a little to a more luxurious version by adding wine and lamb. The original stew is often just prunes with sweet root vegetables, though often a type of red meat is used too.
- 500 g fatty lamb meat...
Lamb Manicotti with Creamy Tomato Wine Sauce:
1) Lamb, Ground - 1 to 2 cups
2) Manicotti - 8 to 10 shells
NOTE: To best determine the number of shells to use, lay them out dry in the intended baking dish and add two more in case one or more fall apart when boiling them up...
Lamb Steak with Pearl Onions and Mushrooms:
NOTE: This meal, if prepared properly, will produce a variety of separate flavors in the Mushrooms, Pearl Onions, Gravy, the Lamb and even the Bone Marrow.
1) Lamb Steak - 1
2) Pearl Onions - 6 to 7
3) Mushrooms (Crimini Brown) - 1/2...
Yesterday we went to a proper old-fashioned local butcher - due to Covid social distancing rules its one person/household in the shop at a time which made for a very relaxed and attentive shopping experience. I'd got some charcoal briquettes delivered earlier in the week so we were looking for...
Serves 4-5 | Preparation & cooking time ~45 min
I had pistachios left from the challenge; I added some into meatballs.
600 g (~21 oz) minced meat/poultry (I used turkey and lamb)
1 yellow/brown onion
6 cloves of garlic
100 ml double/heavy cream