A HINT OF THE MIDDLE EAST…

This tasty dish of spicy minced lamb served with warm flatbreads, feta cheese and cooling yoghurt is surprisingly easy to prepare.

Inspired by Middle- Eastern cuisine it is made to share and packed with flavour – a perfect dish for a family meal or a dinner party when you have no time to spare but want to impress your guests.

 

SPICY LAMB FLATBREADS

(serves 4)

INGREDIENTS:

For the spicy lamb:
• 600 g minced lamb meat
• 2 tsp honey
• 2 garlic cloves, minced
• 2 tsp paprika
• 20 g fresh mint, finely chopped plus 5 g extra to serve
• 20 g fresh parsley, finely chopped
• sea salt and freshly ground black pepper
• 3 tsp harissa paste
• olive oil

To serve:
• 8 flatbreads
• 150 g feta cheese
• 200 g Greek yoghurt
• 2 limes

METHOD:

• Place all the spicy lamb ingredients in a medium size bowl and mix until combined.
• Heat 2 tbsp of olive oil in a large size pan over a medium heat and add the mince mix.
• Cook for around 7 minutes until golden brown, breaking up the mince with a spoon and stirring frequently.
• Warm up the flatbreads and place them on a large serving plate. You can top them up 
 with the lamb, crumbled feta, a dollop of the Greek yoghurt and fresh mint or lay everything out on separate plates and let everyone help themselves.