Slow cooked half leg of lamb recipes

Greek slow cooked roast lamb

Greek slow cooked roast lamb

Peel the garlic and slice larger cloves in half length ways. Make little incisions into the leg of the meat and insert the garlic cloves with your fingers deep into the meat
Stellar Slow Cooked Lamb Shanks

Stellar Slow Cooked Lamb Shanks

Chop one and a half sticks finely and the remaining half, into bite sized pieces. I knew that I wanted to use the slow cooker with the lamb shanks, as being well worked leg muscles, they would require long slow cooking to achieve that buttery, melting texture that is so mouthwatering
Slow Cooked Lamb Shanks

Slow Cooked Lamb Shanks

Most people will probably choose to cook a beautiful leg but I much prefer the more pronounced flavour of the humble shank
Lamb slow roasted with rosemary, lemon and garlic

Lamb slow roasted with rosemary, lemon and garlic

Gravy made from the lamb stock after the lamb has been cooked. This was made today for my mother in laws birthday meal by me, with a leg of lamb I brought half price from Tescos before Christmas that has been in the freezer
Slow Roasted Lamb Shoulder & Slow Roasted Carrots

Slow Roasted Lamb Shoulder & Slow Roasted Carrots

 A secondary cut like a lamb shoulder is cheaper, but has richer pickings when cooked right. Lamb Shoulder, roasted low and slow, soft as butter to cut, retaining a crispy salty crust, and oozing with flavour
Slow Roasted Lamb Shoulder

Slow Roasted Lamb Shoulder

When cooked properly, this has got to be the tenderest, most flavourful cut of meat ever. Place half of the rosemary sprigs and the garlic into the bottom of the roasting dish
One pot slow cooked beef ragu linguine

One pot slow cooked beef ragu linguine

This makes masses, so you could free half and enjoy the rest later. It uses leg and shin cuts of beef, which are cheaper cuts but perfectly good for slow cooked meals
Recipe: Spiced slow roasted lamb

Recipe: Spiced slow roasted lamb

Despite its leanness and versatility, I opted for a longer cooking time for my first half legslow roasting the joint for three and a half hours which ensured that it was well-cooked all the way through but remained lovely and tender throughout
One pot slow cooked beef ragu linguine

One pot slow cooked beef ragu linguine

This makes masses, so you could free half and enjoy the rest later. It uses leg and shin cuts of beef, which are cheaper cuts but perfectly good for slow cooked meals
Instant Pot Pressure Cooked Lamb Tagine

Instant Pot Pressure Cooked Lamb Tagine

Back to the Instant Pot, don't forget to use and reuse that Keep Warm function for dishes like this and that the convenience of the Instant Pot resides in that you can decide at the last minute whether you pressure cook or slow cook or even do a combination of the both