Leg of lamb with fennel

Succulent lamb with zesty orange and earthy fennel.
 
roast lamb

Recipe from: 28 July 2011
Preparation time: 10 mins
Cooking time: 4 hrs
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 2
    kg
    Leg of Lamb
  • Salt and black pepper
  • 15
    ml
    fennel seeds
  • 1
    fennel bulb, cleaned and sliced
  • 12
    baby onions, peeled
  • 200
    ml
    white wine
  • 600
    ml
    orange juice
  • 2
    orange's zest
Servings: Change Serving
 
 

Method

 
Season the leg of lamb with the salt, pepper and fennel seeds.
Place the sliced fennel bulb and the onions in the bottom of an oven casserole dish.
Place the lamb on top and pour the wine, orange juice and zest over.
Cover and bake in the oven at 160ºC for 4 hours.

Reprinted with permission of Pink Polka Dot.
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