- 900g boned leg of lamb, cut into 2cm in cubes
For the marinade
- 85g plain yogurt
Yogurt is made by adding a number of types of harmless bacteria to milk, causing it to ferment.…
- 25g ginger
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- 5 fat garlic cloves
- ½ tsp red chilli powder, or to taste
- 1 tbsp vegetable oil
- 2 tsp red wine vinegar
- 1 rounded tsp garam masala
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- 1 rounded tsp ground cumin
Blend all the marinade ingredients until smooth, and season with 1 tsp salt and some black pepper. Add the lamb, mix well, cover and put in the fridge to marinate for as long as possible; overnight is best.
When ready to cook, soak 8 wooden skewers in water for 10 mins and heat a barbecue to medium-high, or heat your grill and line a baking tray with foil. Thread the lamb onto the skewers, about 4 pieces on each. Place on oiled racks of the barbecue and cook for 12-14 mins, turning often, or until charred in places and cooked right through. If you’re grilling the skewers, cook for 10-12 mins.