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Braised Lamb

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Introduction

I love braised meats and I love lamb. This is the perfect combination. The meat is so tender and tasty. Serve with mashed potatoes or soft polenta or papardelle, and greens for a complete delicious meal.

I love braised meats and I love lamb. This is the perfect combination. The meat is so tender and tasty. Serve with mashed potatoes or soft polenta or papardelle, and greens for a complete delicious meal.

Ingredients

Serves: 4

Metric Cups
  • 1½ kilograms lamb (shoulder, cubed)
  • salt
  • 2 onions (coarsely chopped)
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 sprigs fresh thyme
  • 798 millilitres tomatoes (tinned, drained and diced)
  • 3⅓ pounds lamb (shoulder, cubed)
  • salt
  • 2 onions (coarsely chopped)
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 sprigs fresh thyme
  • 28 fluid ounce tomatoes (tinned, drained and diced)

Method

Braised Lamb is a community recipe submitted by xana and has not been tested by Nigella.com so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.

  • Salt meat.
  • In a big casserole, saute meat in oil until it gets a nice golden color. Add onion and cook slowly to color. Add thyme, tomatoes and water just to cover meat.
  • Cover and let simmer for 2 and a half hours, making sure there is always enough liquid.
  • Meat should be so tender that it melts in your mouth.
  • Salt meat.
  • In a big casserole, saute meat in oil until it gets a nice golden color. Add onion and cook slowly to color. Add thyme, tomatoes and water just to cover meat.
  • Cover and let simmer for 2 and a half hours, making sure there is always enough liquid.
  • Meat should be so tender that it melts in your mouth.
  • Tell us what you think