Recipe: Tasty Summer Gluten Free Lamb Skewers 6 years ago

Recipe: Tasty Summer Gluten Free Lamb Skewers

One of the most over-looked meats when it comes to barbecuing, a succulent cut of lamb makes for a delicious addition to summer cooking.

These tasty gluten-free lamb skewers can be made in minutes, with minimal preparation and clean-up. A definite crowd-pleaser, they're also ideal for a summer party.


Check out the simple recipe below:

Gluten-Free Lamb Skewers

Serves 4, prep time is 5 minutes and cooking time is 10 minutes.


400g Irish minced lamb
1 clove garlic, crushed
1 tbsp freshly chopped coriander
3 tbsp freshly chopped mint
½ tsp ground cumin
½ tsp chilli powder
½ tsp ground cinnamon
Freshly ground salt and black pepper
140ml low fat natural yoghurt
1 bag crispy leaf salad


  • Pre-heat a BBQ, griddle or grill.
  • Mix together the lamb, garlic, coriander, 1 tbsp mint and spices and season well.
  • Divide the mixture into 8 and roll each into a sausage shape.
  • Push a wooden skewer through each and press the mixture onto skewers.
  • Cook by your chosen method for around 8–10 minutes, turning occasionally, until cooked through.
  • Meanwhile, stir the remaining mint into the yoghurt and place in a suitable serving dish.
  • Serve the cooked lamb skewers with the yoghurt dip and crispy salad.

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