About this recipe:This is a Middle Eastern stew that is best served over rice. A wonderful way to cook lamb shoulder!
2 tablespoons butter
675g lamb shoulder
2 large aubergines, peeled and chopped
2 large tomatoes, chopped
2 large onions, chopped
2 green peppers, chopped
10 cloves garlic, chopped
1 tablespoon tomato puree
1 teaspoon allspice
2 teaspoons salt
1 teaspoon ground black pepper
Prep:15min › Cook:2hr › Ready in:2hr15min
In a large casserole, melt the butter over medium heat and brown the lamb on all sides. Mix in the aubergine, tomato, onion, green pepper and garlic. Cook and stir until tender and lightly browned.
In a small bowl, blend the tomato puree and water. Mix into the casserole with the lamb. Season lamb with allspice, salt and pepper. Reduce heat, and simmer about 1 1/2 hours, stirring occasionally, until the meat falls apart easily with a fork. Add a little water as necessary to keep the ingredients moist.