Lamb Tagine With Honey Yogurt Dressing

Lamb Tagine With Honey Yogurt Dressing.

Lamb Tagine With Honey Yogurt Dressing. Hello, friends. Are you looking for something tasty for dinner, tonight? Lamb Tagine With Honey Yogurt Dressing, anyone?

Lamb Tagine With Honey Yogurt Dressing:

Serves: 6

Preparation time: 20 minutes
Cooking time: 2 hours


4 tbsp olive oil

1.5kg boneless lamb shoulder or diced leg

1 large onion,

2 garlic cloves,

3 sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into chunks

150g apricots, ready to eat, chopped

680g passata

1 tsp ground cinnamon

250g Rachel’s greek style honey yogurt

Chopped parsley

1tsp ground cumin

Chopped Flaked toasted almonds

500ml lamb stock

Chopped 1 cinnamon stick

1 tsp ground coriander

Lamb Tagine With Honey Yogurt Dressing

Lamb Tagine With Honey Yogurt Dressing Method:

1.) Pre-heat the oven to 180°C/350°F/Gas Mark 5.

2.) Heat the oil in a flameproof casserole or a traditional tagine pot, fry the meat in batches until it colours then set aside.

3.) With the remaining oil fry the onion and garlic over a low heat until softened.

4.) Add the spices.

5.) Return the lamb to the casserole.

6.) Add the stock and passata and simmer.

7.) Place the casserole in the oven to cook for approx. 1 hour, check at regular intervals to ensure that the casserole does not dry out and add more stock or passata as required.

8.) Add the sweet potato and apricots and return to the oven for another 30 minutes – 1 hour.

To Serve:

Spoon over the yogurt, chopped parsley and flaked almonds.


This recipe is even more delicious made the day before you plan on serving it, as the ingredients mingle and the flavours really develop. 

Serve with couscous or rice for a complete meal.

Recipe and photo credit by – Rachel’s

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  1. Glenda Gee
    12 August 2012 / 06:49

    That has all the ingredients I love in it. Know it would taste wonderful.

  2. Kit @ i-lostinausten
    9 April 2012 / 10:14

    YUM! I can imagine how lovely the smell of this dish!! Love tagine & what a great comfort dish! Delicious!! 🙂

  3. Adam
    8 April 2012 / 16:14

    That looks SOOOOOO GOOD!

    • 8 April 2012 / 16:15

      Thanks for the comment 🙂

  4. My Journey With Candida
    7 April 2012 / 21:30

    Oh my gosh does that look good. I just finished my dinner and now you are making me want to eat again. I love your dish with the lid you have it in.

    • 8 April 2012 / 16:14

      Thanks for the comment 🙂

  5. Jean
    7 April 2012 / 18:29

    This looks utterly delicious!!!

    • 8 April 2012 / 16:14

      Thanks for the comment 🙂