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My hubby loves lamb so I assumed it becoming to share this Lamb Kefta recipe forward of Father’s Day.

Considered one of my households best pleasures is making an attempt totally different cuisines. Center Jap is a agency favorite and this Lamb Kefta relies on one we prefer to order at a stunning restaurant close by.

I’ve made this to feed a crowd, or, it does us for 2 meals (and the children lunchbox too). One evening I serve it with the salad beneath, after which a few nights later I’ll serve it with hummus and roasted greens.

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Check out the variations (beneath the primary recipe) for strategies to change the recipe to fit your particular dietary necessities.

Lamb Kefta

Prep 30 minutes

Cook dinner 10 minutes

This Lamb Kefta is an easy to make, nourishing meal that my whole family loves. Serving it with the Tomato Salad and Tahini Sauce is a match made in heaven.

This Lamb Kefta is a simple to make, nourishing meal that my entire household loves. Serving it with the Tomato Salad and Tahini Sauce is a match made in heaven.


  • 1 medium crimson onion
  • 1 handful recent coriander leaves
  • 1 handful recent parsley leaves
  • 1 handful recent mint leaves
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 1 tsp candy paprika
  • 1 tsp floor cumin
  • ½ tsp floor cinnamon
  • Floor black pepper
  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • 1 kg lamb mince

Tomato salad

  • 8 ripe vine ripened tomatoes -seeds eliminated and diced
  • 1 crimson capsicum -diced
  • 1 small crimson onion -finely diced
  • 1 handful recent parsley leaves
  • 1 handful recent mint leaves
  • ½   lemon -juice
  • 4 tbsp olive oil
  • 35 g pine nuts -toasted (¼ cup )

Tahini Sauce

  • 250 g full-fat pure yoghurt (1 cup)
  • 2 tbsp hulled tahini 
  • 1 clove garlic -minced
  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • Floor black pepper


  • In a meals processor mince the onion and recent herbs till very finely chopped. Thermomix 10 seconds, velocity 5 (chances are you’ll must scrape the perimeters).

  • You can also make this with no meals processor, however you have to to ensure the onion and herbs are all very finely chopped (vital for the feel and flavour).

  • Add the oregano, paprika, cumin, cinnamon and seasoning and blend to mix. Thermomix three seconds, velocity 4.

  • Add the lamb mince and blend till the herbs and spices are evenly distributed all through the mince. This may be carried out in your processor or by squeezing by along with your fingers. Thermomix 30 seconds, reverse, velocity Four or till nicely mixed.

  • Kind patties and place on a plate.

  • Warmth your BBQ or griddle pan and prepare dinner to brown on all sides. It is a good job for hubby or the children while you throw the salad collectively.



Change the yoghurt with coconut yoghurt or Cashew Cream.


Change the garlic within the sauce with a teaspoon of floor cumin.


Change the onion in each the Kefta and salad with a small bulb of fennel.


Change the pine nuts with sunflower seeds.


Change the tahini with almond butter.

I might love to listen to how dad enjoys this recipe.Submit a remark or price this recipe beneath. 

Writer: Georgia Harding