Spicy Yogurt Lamb Roast Or Kebabs Recipe

Author: 
notyourmomma
  • butterflied boneless leg of lamb (4-5 lbs.)
  • 3 Cups  of plain yogurt -see homemade yogurt-thickest brand
  • 2 Tablespoons  . of dark brown sugar
  •   grated rind of one lemon
  • cloves of garlic minced
  • 1 Teaspoon  of ground cumin
  • 1 Teaspoon  of ground coriander
  • 1 Teaspoon  of cayenne pepper or more if you care too! or you can sub crushed red pepper flakes
  •   10-15 fresh mint leaves, rolled like a cigar and slivered
  • 1/2  red onion slivered in thinnest possible pieces or one bunch of green onions minced
  • to 5 pinches of kosher salt
  •   fresh ground black pepper
  • 6 Tablespoons  of olive oil mixed with 3 tbsp. of lemon juice
  • large mature branches of rosemary, soaked in water
  •   butcher's twine
Once a year splurge with the boneless butterflied leg of lamb, more often on the menu when we use sirloin lamb chops in cubes. Marinade is best with the thickest yogurt, you can find. See my homemade yogurt post.

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Recipe Details

Cooking Time: 
40 minutes
Serves: 
10

Nutrition

Calories per serving:

1,130 calories

Dietary restrictions:

Low Carb Gluten Free, Wheat Free, Egg Free, Peanut Free, Tree Nut Free, Soy Free, Fish Free, Shellfish Free, Alcohol Free

Daily value:

57%

Servings:

10
  • Fat 80g 124%
  • Carbs 17g 6%
  • Saturated 31g 154%
  • Fiber 2g 7%
  • Sugars 13g
  • Monounsaturated 37g
  • Polyunsaturated 7g
  • Protein 81g 163%
  • Cholesterol 297mg 99%
  • Sodium 567mg 24%
  • Calcium 250mg 25%
  • Magnesium 127mg 32%
  • Potassium 1,388mg 40%
  • Iron 8mg 44%
  • Zinc 15mg 100%
  • Phosphorus 872mg 125%
  • Vitamin A 55µg 6%
  • Vitamin C 10mg 17%
  • Thiamin (B1) 1mg 40%
  • Riboflavin (B2) 1mg 71%
  • Niacin (B3) 26mg 129%
  • Vitamin B6 1mg 37%
  • Folic Acid (B9) 102µg 25%
  • Vitamin B12 11µg 182%
  • Vitamin D 0µg 0%
  • Vitamin E 3mg 13%
  • Vitamin K 11µg 13%
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