Don’t worry, we’ve all been there: staring at the menu board of your local kebab house after a night out, torn between the trusty lamb doner or a (slightly more) luxurious lamb shish. But despite lamb kebabs being the ultimate post-pub grub, few people realise just how easy, tasty and healthy they are to recreate at home.
Our collection of juicy lamb kebabs, koftas and skewers are perfect for barbecues and summer gatherings, or for easy midweek meals when the weather – inevitably – doesn’t play ball. Read on for some recipe inspiration and learn how to create your own legendary lamb kebabs, from the comfort of your own home.
Lamb Shish Kebabs by Greedy Gourmet
Inspired by the incredible cuisine of Turkey, few kebabs can rival the tender lamb chunks and punch-packing flavours of the classic Lamb Shish Kebab. You need never visit your local kebab house again, thanks to this mouth-watering recipe by Greedy Gourmet. Simply marinate in all the good stuff – yogurt, olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, cumin, oregano, cinnamon, chilli powder, salt and pepper – and enjoy an authentic (and healthy) feast for the senses.
Filipino BBQ Lamb Skewers by Supergolden Bakes
Filipino cuisine is loved, the world over, for its flame grilled pork dishes and sweet and sour glazes. It just so happens that said tongue-tingling glazes also pair perfectly with lamb! Case in point, these Filipino BBQ Lamb Skewers by Supergolden Bakes. Give them a try for yourself at home and get set to revolutionise your next BBQ.
Lamb Gola Kebabs by Blogs by FA
Next stop on our kebab tour of the world is India, courtesy of these succulent Lamb Gola Kebabs by Blogs by FA. Featuring an aromatic blend of herbs and spices, gola kebabs are made using minced lamb, which can be enjoyed as a sizzling starter or as a meaty main. However you choose to enjoy them, you’ll want to make these little lamb legends again and again (and again).
Lamb Kofta Pitas by Hungry Healthy Happy
For some mouth-watering fun in the sun, fire up the barbecue and tuck into these fluffy, festival-themed Lamb Kofta Pitas by Hungry Healthy Happy. Stuffed with hummus, tzatziki, salad, roasted vegetables, freshly grilled lamb koftas and a sprinkling of feta, serve at your next summer gathering and settle into a true taste of summer inspired by the fresh flavours of Greece.
Lamb Shawarma by Recipes From A Pantry
Fortunately for you, lamb shawarma is easier to cook than it is to say. Easier still is the eating of this street food staple, inspired by the fragrant flavours of the Middle East! Simply check out this melt-in-your-mouth Lamb Shawarma by Recipes From A Pantry and impress friends and family alike at your next BBQ.
Lamb Kebabs with Spices and Raisin Tabbouleh
Teleport your taste buds to the Middle East, with these subtle sumac, parsley, garlic, turmeric and lemon-infused Lamb Kebabs with Raisin Tabbouleh. For the best results, marinate the meat for as long as possible and cook on the barbecue, then sit back and savour the soft, flavoursome lamb that will steal the show at any summer gathering.
Fall in Love with Lamb
There you have it, folks. Our lamb-inspired guide to the wonderful world of kebabs. So, what are you waiting for? Fire up the BBQ, don your apron and get creative with our awesome collection of lamb recipes, which have been created by people like you, for people like you to cook at home.