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Lamb shawarma Rrecipe

Lamb shawarma Ingredients:

Lamb shawarma Recipe
Lamb shawarma Recipe
  • 2 cups plain yogurt
  • 1/4 cup distilled white vinegar
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 2 bay leaf
  • 3 1/2 pounds boneless leg of lamb, trimmed of fat, and cut into thin strips
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 8 (8 inch) pita bread rounds
  • 2 tomatoes, thinly sliced
  • 1 onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 bunch fresh mint leaves

How to make Lamb shawarma:

Whisk together the yogurt, vinegar, 1/4 cup of olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, cinnamon, nutmeg, oregano, and bay leaf in a bowl, and pour into a resealable plastic bag. Add the thinly sliced lamb, coat with the marinade, squeeze out excess air, and seal the bag. Marinate in the refrigerator 6 hours to overnight.
Heat 2 tablespoons of olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Pour in the meat and marinade, and cook until the lamb is no longer pink, and is tender, 15 to 20 minutes. Stir frequently as the meat cooks. Divide the cooked lamb meat among the warmed pita breads, and garnish with tomatoes, onion, and fresh mint leaves to serve.

Easy Lamb Shawarma Recipe

Easy Lamb Shawarma Ingredients

  • Easy Lamb Shawarma
    Easy Lamb Shawarma

    2 cups plain yogurt

  • 1/4 cup distilled white vinegar
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 2 bay leaf
  • 3 1/2 pounds boneless leg of lamb, trimmed of fat, and cut into thin strips
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 8 (8 inch) pita bread rounds
  • 2 tomatoes, thinly sliced
  • 1 onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 bunch fresh mint leaves

How to make Easy Lamb Shawarma

  • Whisk together the yogurt, vinegar, 1/4 cup of olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, cinnamon, nutmeg, oregano, and bay leaf in a bowl, and pour into a resealable plastic bag. Add the thinly sliced lamb, coat with the marinade, squeeze out excess air, and seal the bag. Marinate in the refrigerator 6 hours to overnight.
  • Heat 2 tablespoons of olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Pour in the meat and marinade, and cook until the lamb is no longer pink, and is tender, 15 to 20 minutes. Stir frequently as the meat cooks. Divide the cooked lamb meat among the warmed pita breads, and garnish with tomatoes, onion, and fresh mint leaves to serve.
  • Easy Lamb Shawarma is ready to serve.

Prep Time: 20 Min
Cook Time: 20 Min
Ready In: 6 Hrs 40 Min
Yield 8 sandwiches serving

Lamb Shawarma Recipe

Lamb Shawarma Ingredients

  • Lamb Shawarma
    Lamb Shawarma

    1/2 cup plain yogurt

  • 1/4 cup water
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon distilled white vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 cup chopped onion
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 3/4 teaspoon ground mace
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 5 pounds boneless lamb shoulder, cut into 1/4-inch-thick strips

How to make Lamb Shawarma

  • Place the yogurt, water, lemon juice, vinegar, olive oil, onion, and garlic into a large mixing bowl.
  • Whisk in the salt, black pepper, cumin, nutmeg, clove, mace, and cayenne pepper until evenly blended.
  • Mix in the lamb strips to coat.
  • Cover the bowl with plastic wrap, and marinate in the refrigerator 12 to 24 hours (the longer the better).
  • Heat a large skillet over high heat.
  • Cook the lamb strips in a single layer in batches until the fat melts and the meat has browned and is no longer pink on the inside, about 5 minutes, turning occasionally.
  • Lamb Shawarma is ready to serve.

Prep Time: 30 Min
Cook Time: 20 Min
Ready In: 12 Hrs 50 Min
Yield 8 shawarma serving.