Barbecued lamb pitta bread wraps with salad and dip

Summer lamb recipes

From barbecued lamb skewers and burgers, to griddled lamb salad and light roasts, we’ve got plenty of inspiration for sizzling summer suppers.

7 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Don't save barbecues for the weekend. This light wrap makes an easy midweek dinner to eat outdoors

30 mins
Easy
22 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Sometimes the simplest dishes are the best and this light, summery souvlaki is a fine example

2 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
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3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

In France, claqueret is used as a dip for radishes or bread, but the goat’s cheese, garlic and herbs in this cheese-based sauce also work well with lamb

55 mins
More effort
Gluten-free
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Try these tasty lamb cutlets served with a vibrant salad of garlic bread, mint, charred cucumber and tomato. It's an easy midweek meal or an al fresco lunch

55 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Lamb leg meat is perfect for these Turkish kebabs, skewered with green peppers and red onions

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
23 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Make a big batch of these delicious Greek kebabs, then freeze some for a sunny day

4 hrs
Easy
17 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Follow our step-by-step guide to butterflying a leg of lamb, prepare with Greek flavours and roast or BBQ

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
4 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

Fire up the barbecue and bring out the flavour of these Middle Eastern-style lamb meatballs. They're spiced with harissa, mint, coriander and ras el hanout

40 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
9 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This all-in-one salad makes light work of a summer meal and the most of the barbecue

40 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This satisfying summer salad is very quick to make and provides an interesting use for oven chips...

20 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Leave the lamb to marinate for a few hours if you have time, to give these kebabs even more flavour. You can also use goat meat if you can get hold of it

10 mins
Easy
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Jazz up a shop-bought lamb burger with garlic mayo, gherkins and chilli for a hot and spicy twist. Perfect for lazy summer weekends

20 mins
Easy
2 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This beautiful barbecued lamb with a fresh minty chutney makes a great sharing dish for friends. Serve with our new potato and spring onion salad

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
15 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Kofta-style kebabs with feta, harissa and onion, served with a wholesome basmati rice flavoured with parsley and mint

50 mins
Easy
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Combine grains and beetroot with lamb meatballs and a tahini dressing to make this quick and easy supper, which is full of textures and flavours

27 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Introduce a little sunshine to your day whatever the weather with Mediterranean-style lamb chops served on a bed of hummus, roasted tomatoes, olives and feta

50 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Put a summer spin on traditional roast lamb with this delicious and fruity barbecued recipe

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Traditionally this Italian dish uses thinly sliced beef, rocket and Parmesan, but this version is given a simple twist with British seasonal produce

15 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Tick off all 5 of your 5 a day with this super-healthy Sunday roast. To make it vegetarian, omit the lamb and add chickpeas to the caponata.

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
12 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Yogurt-based marinades create a delicious thin crust when they char, so are ideal for barbecues

5 hrs
Easy
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy a beautiful BBQ for two with this sumptuous centrepiece

40 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

There are hundreds of versions of this Turkish aubergine dish. It is authentically quite oily, but reduce the oil if you prefer

1 hr and 45 mins
Easy
12 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Tuck these away ready for a barbecue as they cook beautifully from frozen

40 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Marinate lamb chops in a zesty mixture for 15 minutes, then coat with yogurt and grill over the coals

40 mins
Easy
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