- Posted by Jolene Kelly
- On March 10, 2016
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This is a great recipe from the Hairy Bikers for some healthy doner kebabs. These taste great with our Sauce Works South West sauce and it’s the perfect dish for a Friday night “fake away” if you’re trying to be healthy!
For the kebabs:
- 200g lean lamb leg steaks (probably 2 steaks)
- 200g lean minced lamb
- ½ medium onion, roughly chopped
- 1 tsp ground coriander
- 1 tsp ground cumin
- 1 tsp flaked sea salt
- 1 tsp plain flour
- 4 white or wholemeal pitta breads (each about 60g)
- Oil, for spraying
- Hot chilli sauce (optional)
- Freshly ground black pepper
For the salad:
- 2 large tomatoes, sliced
- 100g cucumber, sliced
- Shredded lettuce,
- Pickled chillies, finely shredded (optional)
- White cabbage and red onion rings (optional)
- Trim the lamb steaks, removing any visible fat, and cut them into 3cm chunks. Put the lamb mince and steaks in a food processor with the onion, coriander, cumin, salt and lots of freshly ground black pepper. Blitz until as smooth as possible.
- Divide the mince mixture into 4 balls. Cut a 60cm sheet of cling film and dust with ¼ teaspoon of sifted flour. Place a lamb portion on half of the film and fold the rest of the cling film over to cover it completely. Use a rolling pin to roll the kebab mixture thinly – about 5mm is just about right. Leave it inside the cling film. Do the same with the remaining portions of lamb.
- Put the pitta breads on a baking tray and place them under a preheated medium grill – not too close – for 1–2 minutes on each side until hot. Keep warm. Mist a large non-stick frying pan with oil and place over a medium-high heat.
- Lift the cling film off the top of a portion of lamb. Peel off the backing film and, holding the lamb on a spatula or over your hand, very gently and carefully place it in the hot frying pan. Do the same with a second piece of flattened lamb and fry both for about 1 minute on each side until lightly browned and cooked through. Flatten the lamb into the hot pan by pressing it with a spatula as the meat cooks. Put the lamb on a warmed plate and cook the other 2 portions.
- Put the warmed pittas on a board and cut them open along one side, then fill with salad and the hot lamb
Add some Sauce Works South West sauce for a sweet smoky finish!