Category Archives: Lamb recipes

‘Forgotten’ lamb for the slowest weekend of the year

If ever there was a weekend for this recipe, it’s this one. The rush and post-prandial fug of Christmas may be lifting, but there’s still an indolence in the air, a desire not to start anything new, or too energetic just … Continue reading

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Saturday night eatin: Meera Sodha’s Howrah Express cinnamon lamb curry

A few weeks ago I did something that I don’t do very often: ordered a takeaway. I don’t do this very often because it is a) expensive and b) disappointing. I love the idea of someone delivering my dinner, but unfortunately, … Continue reading

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Roasted lamb shoulder with lemon zest, chorizo and cannellini beans

North London ran out of pork belly yesterday and Friday. I mean, what is the world coming to when an Islingtonian can’t get their favourite cut of meat? Yes, I am taking the piss out of myself…but when you have … Continue reading

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Delia’s moussaka…no, no don’t go. You want this recipe, honest!

My very first recipe book was The Pooh Cook Book, which I got when I was 11. My name, address and school form (1P2 if you were wondering) are written in blue ink inside the front cover but otherwise the … Continue reading

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Roasted lamb shanks with mash: the antidote to cold windy days

Shank, I have just discovered, is another name for shin and for some reason, at least in the UK, it is a term that is only used for lamb and no other meat. A few years ago this lost bit … Continue reading

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Lamb burgers with lime leaves

The burger can be much-maligned but, what with Obama being a bit of fan, especially after the week he’s just had, and the advent of such delights as Young and Foodish’s BurgerMonday (and Tuesday), it seems to me that its joys are being wrested away from chains … Continue reading

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Harissa lamb with couscous

Yet again the weather has foiled my food plans. I had gazpacho in mind, but as I write this the forecast is ‘rain becoming heavy and persistent’ and cold soup is definitely not rain food. So I want something hot, … Continue reading

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