Lamb recipes
Cajun Lamb with Rice
1 Boneless lamb sirloin roast (approx. 2 lbs)
2 tb Cooking oil
1 sm Onion, chopped
1 Red bell pepper, diced
1 Green bell pepper, diced
1 lb Tomatoes, sliced, in puree
1 1/2 c Chicken stock
1/2 ts Basil
1/2 ts Grated lemon peel
1/2 ts Chili powder
1 c Rice

Spice mix:

1 ts Salt
1/2 ts Cayenne pepper
1/4 ts Black pepper
1/4 ts Paprika
1/8 ts Garlic powder

Trim the lamb of any excess fat. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Mix together the spice mix ingredients, and rub over the lamb. Let stand for 15 minutes. Heat oil in a skillet. Sear the lamb until all sides are browned.

Remove lamb to a roasting pan. Roast lamb for 35 to 40 minutes. While the lamb is cooking, add onions and peppers to the skillet used for searing the lamb. Saute until soft. Add tomatoes, chicken stock, basil, lemon and chili powder. Bring to a boil and add the rice. Reduce heat and simmer until liquid is absorbed.

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