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Slow-Cooked Shoulder of Lamb with Late Summer Vegetables

The Best Slow Cooked Lamb Shoulder Recipe

6

Serves

30 mins

Prep Time

2 hrs 30 mins

Cook Time

Kathy Paterson

Recipe author

Kathy Paterson

This delicious slow-cooked lamb requires some preparation up front, but the beauty of it is, once it's prepped you can sit back and relax as the oven does all the work.

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Casserole/Slow,

Dinner,

Roasts,

Ingredients

Lamb

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1.8kg Quality Mark lamb shoulder

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4 sprigs fresh rosemary

finely chopped

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2 tbsp fresh oregano leaves

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3 tbsp olive oil

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1/2 cup white wine vinegar

Late summer vegetables

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3 tbsp olive oil

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1 eggplant

diced

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1 red onion

finely sliced

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2 garlic cloves

crushed

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2 celery stalks

diced

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1 red capsicum

diced

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1 yellow capsicum

diced

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1/4 cup red wine vinegar

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A pinch of white sugar

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6 tomatoes

roughly chopped

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1 tbsp olives

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1 tbsp capers

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A few extra sprigs of oregano

Method

To Slow Cook Lamb

To Make Vegetables

To Serve

1

Preheat the oven to 160°C.

2

Lay lamb flesh-side-up on a chopping board.

3

Spread over the herbs and season with salt and freshly ground black pepper.

4

Drizzle over the olive oil.

5

Tie with kitchen string to secure.

6

Place the lamb, skin-side-up in a non-metallic oven dish and pour over the wine or vinegar.

7

Pour 1/2 cup water around the lamb.

8

Cover dish with its lid or make a baking paper and foil lid.

9

Place in the oven and cook the lamb for 2 1/2 - 3 hours, or until the meat is very tender.

10

Remove lamb from the oven.

11

Pour the juices into a heatproof jug and remove all the fat once it has settled to the top.

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Nutrition Information per Serving (591g)

Percentage daily intakes are based on an average adult diet of 8700 kJ (2100 kilocalories).

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Energy

2963 (708)kJ

Protein

66g

Total Fat

42.4g

Saturated Fat

10.8g

Carbs

10.4g

Sugars

10.1g

Sodium

460mg

Iron*

4.7mg

* Percentage of recommended daily intake (Aust/NZ)

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