Hors d'oeuvres. Starters. Appetisers. Little bites of heaven. Whatever you want to call them, we want to personally thank the genius whose idea it was to squeeze in some extra eating before dinner. So if you’re looking for some easy lamb starters, you’re in the right place! Be it pre-meal, post-meal, mid-meal snacks, dinner party delicacies, or some light lunch bites – we’ve got easy, healthy, thrifty, lip-smackingly good lamb starters for all occasions. Here’s a few of our favourites.
Crostini with Spiced Lamb and Avocado
If you’re wondering (like us) what crostini is, it’s the name given to small toasted bread slices to make it sound fancy – making this the ideal appetiser for impressing friends at your next dinner party. But whatever you want to call it, our Crostini with Spiced Lamb and Avocado is delicious, nutritious, easy on the wallet and is guaranteed to make your friends think you have your life in check – so what are you waiting for?
Lamb Jerky by Elizabeth’s Kitchen Diary
Okay, so you’ve heard of beef jerky, but have you heard of lamb jerky? If you hadn’t, you have now, and your life will be all the better for it! Beyond just being tasty, it’s low calorie, high protein and portable, making it the perfect post-workout snack on the walk or drive home from the gym. It also quickly fills that hunger gap when needed. For extra flavour, choose from the likes of chilli flakes, lime and cracked rainbow pepper and jazz up your jerky.
Mini Lamb Party Burgers
As S Club 7 once said, there ain’t no party like a Mini Lamb Party – or something like that. Either way, we’re convinced they’re big fans of these bitesize burgers. So, do them proud and serve our Mini Lamb Party Burgers, complete with crumbled feta, chopped fresh mint and beetroot relish, at your next shindig. Everybody get down tonight.
Lamb Mini-Meatballs with a Taste of Thailand
Remaining on the theme of miniature lamb starters. If you’re looking for a true taste of the orient, you can’t go wrong with these delicious Thai Mini-Meatballs – each packing a fresh and flavoursome punch, combined with a wealth of healthy ingredients. Simply serve with sweet chilli sauce and watch them disappear quicker than you can Say Goodbye. Sorry. That is the last reference to S Club 7 you’ll see in this blog, we promise.
Lamb Wraps with Fennel, Pomegranate & Yogurt by Greedy Gourmet
If it’s lamb lunch ideas you want, it’s lamb lunch ideas you’ll get. Like these glorious Lamb Wraps by Greedy Gourmet – made from leftover roast lamb and garnished in a heavenly combination of fennel, pomegranate and yogurt. Inspired by a vibrant, nutritious blend of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cooking, lunchtimes just got a lot tastier. Prepare for the imminent backlash from your inferior meal deal munching colleagues.
Lamb, Spinach & Feta Quiche
A staple of party buffets up and down the country, everyone loves a good quiche. But few compare to our cheap and healthy Lamb, Spinach and Feta Quiche. Packed full of flavour and effortless to make, it’s a great way to use up your left-over roast lamb. If by some miracle there’s quiche left at the end of the evening, have it cold for lunch the next day – saving you money and time!
Lamb Skewers & Easy Aubergine Caviar
Up your starter game with our succulent Lamb Skewers. Not only are they easy to cook, easy on the wallet and easy on the old taste buds – the mere mention of aubergine caviar is enough to make anyone think you are as sophisticated as your telephone voice implies. Serve as a hors d'oeuvres at your next dinner party and smugly tell friends that you know how to make aubergine caviar. For the ultimate skewer, garnish with our refreshing garlic, yogurt and mint sauce.
So there you have it, folks: our collection of cheap, easy, healthy and tasty lamb starters, snacks and appetisers! Created by people like you, for people like you to serve up at your next social gathering – what are you waiting for? Reach for the stars, don your apron and try our lamb recipes at home. Couldn’t resist.