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    The 12 BEST Leg of Lamb Recipes

    If you’re in the mood to cook something special and delicious, a leg of lamb is an excellent choice!

    Whether you prefer roasting with herbs, or having a tender slow cooker dinner, our collection of must-try Leg of Lamb Recipes will have everything and some more.

    From classic French style dishes to global creations, we’ve gathered up all sorts of wonderful Leg of Lamb ideas that are sure to become family favorites.

    Go through all of these leg of lamb recipes, and get cooking!

    Leg of Lamb Recipes:

    1. Kleftiko (Greek Lamb Cooked in Parchment)

    Greek Kleftiko is a boldly marinated lamb roast that cooks ow and slow for hours, sealed in parchment paper for ultimate moisture and tenderness.

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    2. Roasted Leg of Lamb

    Roasted Leg of Lamb is always a great meal for holidays and other special events, and this recipe is the best!

    Tender, succulent meat is coated in an herbed mustard glaze, and then baked to perfection. So good!

    Get the Recipe @ tatyanaseverydayfood

    3. Slow Cooker Leg of Lamb

    Everything is better in a crock pot, and this leg of lamb is no exception!

    With the addition of potatoes and carrots, it’s a complete dump and go meal that takes next to no effort on your part. It’s one of our favorite leg of lamb recipes.

    Get the Recipe @ sweetandsavorymeals

    4. Roast Leg of Lamb with Harissa & Shallots

    If you’re a fan of big, bold flavors, this Roast Leg of Lamb with Harissa & Shallots deserves a spot on your menu.

    It’s an easy oven meal that is perfect for impressing guests.

    Get the Recipe @ dmitrasdishes

    5. Grilled Leg of Lamb with Lemon, Garlic and Rosemary

    Indulge in the epitome of summer culinary delights with a Butterflied Grilled Leg of Lamb!

    Immerse your choice of boneless or butterflied lamb in an enticing Mediterranean fusion of zesty lemon, fragrant garlic, and aromatic herbs.

    You’ll love the flawless combination of smoky, charred edges and succulent, tender meat as it cooks to perfection on the grill.

    Get the Recipe @ playswellwithbutter

    6. Braised Leg of Lamb

    Savor an exquisite, sumptuous Rosemary Braised Leg of Lamb, brimming with robust flavors ideal for elevating any festive gathering.

    With minimal hands on time, this is one of our favorite leg of lamb recipes.

    Get the Recipe @ sweetcsdesigns

    7. Slow Cooked Moroccan Leg of Lamb Recipe

    This slow cooked Moroccan Leg of Lamb is an incredibly flavorful and juicy dish.

    The blend of spices like ginger, cumin, coriander and garlic make for a delicious combination that will please any palate.

    Serve with couscous or roasted vegetables for a complete meal. Enjoy!

    Get the Recipe @ anotherfoodblogger

    8. Roast Indian Leg of Lamb

    Immerse yourself in the tantalizing flavors of a spice-infused Indian leg of lamb!

    Brimming with flavor, you’ll savor its succulence and richness. It’s an unforgettable taste experience you won’t want to miss!

    Get the Recipe @ greedygourmet

    9. Irish Lamb Stew

    This Irish Lamb Stew is one of our favorite leg of lamb recipes. It’s easy to make and is full of flavor.

    Carrots, onions, and potatoes give the stew body, while a mixture of seasonings provide a unique flavor profile.

    The slow cooking time helps tenderize the lamb and brings out all the flavors in this comforting dish.

    Get the Recipe @ jocooks

    10. Roasted Leg of Lamb with White Wine

    Indulge in the delectable flavors of a succulent roast leg of lamb bathed in white wine, accompanied by golden potatoes and a generous medley of garlic.

    It’s true culinary masterpiece that we’re sure you’ll love!

    Get the Recipe @ whereismyspoon

    11. Stuffed Rotisserie Leg of Lamb

    This Stuffed Rotisserie Leg of Lamb is the perfect addition to your special occasion meal. It’s easy to make and full of flavor.

    It’s stuffed with spinach, feta, walnuts and fresh herbs. You’ve gotta try it!

    Get the Recipe @ garlicandzest

    12. Smoked Leg of Lamb

    We’re wrapping up our delicious list of leg of lamb recipes with this phenomenal Smoked Leg of Lamb!

    It’s well seasoned and uses a combination of hickory and pecan wood to create some amazing flavors. Enjoy!

    Get the Recipe @ thebbqbuddha

    So there you go, twelve great leg of lamb recipes. The only question now is, which will you try first?

    Pin or bookmark this collection of amazing dishes so you always know where to find it. And be sure to subscribe to GypsyPlate, we’re always cooking up new easy recipes for you!

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    12 BEST Leg of Lamb Recipes

    This collection of mouthwatering easy Leg of Lamb Recipes includes twenty dishes that are totally company worthy!


    • leg of lamb
    • other ingredients vary by recipe


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