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Roast lamb and chickpea salad

A recipe from the Good Food collection.

Ingredients

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  • 300 g (10½ oz/1⅓ cups) dried chickpeas
  • 2 kg (4 lb 8 oz) lamb shoulder
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons finely sliced preserved lemon zest
  • 1 red onion, chopped
  • 1 red capsicum (pepper), sliced
  • 1 red bird's eye chilli, chopped
  • 2 large handfuls parsley, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons chopped coriander (cilantro) leaves

Dressing

  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 125 ml (4 fl oz/½ cup) lemon juice
  • 2 teaspoons Hungarian sweet paprika
  • 1 garlic clove, crushed
  • 1 teaspoon caster (superfine) sugar

Method

1. Put the chickpeas in a large bowl, cover with water and stand overnight. Preheat the oven to 180°C (350°F/Gas 4).

2. Drain the chickpeas, place in a large saucepan and cover with water. Cook on a high heat and bring to the boil. Simmer for 20 minutes, or until the chickpeas are tender, then drain.

3. Meanwhile, place the lamb in a large roasting pan, rub with oil and season with salt and pepper. Roast for 1 hour 30 minutes, or until cooked as desired. Remove from the oven and stand, covered, for 5 minutes. Cut the lamb into large chunks.

4. To make the dressing, combine all the ingredients in a screw-top jar and shake well. Combine the chickpeas, lamb, lemon, onion, capsicum, chilli, parsley and coriander in a large bowl. Drizzle with the dressing and toss to combine. Serve warm or cold.

Main ingredient:
Lamb
Course:
Main-course, Dinner
Occasion:
Midweek dinner, Family meals

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