Chermoula Lamb Taco Night

Chermoula Lamb Taco Night

Gather the family for taco night! These are as fun to make together as they are to eat together.
Servings 4
Total Time 30 mins

Ingredients

Salsa

  • 100 g roasted capsicum diced 1cm
  • 1 avocado diced 1cm
  • 75 g baby spinach chopped
  • 1 drizzle oil
  • 250 g frozen corn
  • 1 Tbsp vinegar

Lamb

  • 1 carrot grated
  • 1 drizzle oil
  • 600 g lamb mince
  • ½ tsp salt
  • chermoula spices see recipe note below
  • 3 Tbsp tomato sauce

Chermoula Yoghurt

  • chermoula spices see recipe note below
  • 1 Tbsp boiling water
  • ½ tsp honey
  • 150 g yoghurt
  • 2 Tbsp mayonnaise

To Serve

  • 8 wheatmeal tortillas
  • 4 Tbsp sweet chilli sauce

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 200°C (or 180°C fan bake), if using to heat tortillas.
  • Prep roasted capsicum, avocado and spinach. Place in a medium bowl and set aside. Prep carrot and set aside.
  • Wrap tortillas in foil and place in oven for about 15 minutes, until warmed through. Alternatively, place tortillas on a plate, cover with a damp tea towel and microwave for about 1 minute, until warmed through.
  • In a small bowl, combine second measure of chermoula spices, boiling water measure and honey. Stir through yoghurt and mayonnaise and set aside.
  • Heat oil in a medium fry-pan on high heat. Cook corn for about 5 minutes, until starting to char. Transfer to bowl with veggies. Add vinegar, mix to combine and season to taste with salt and pepper. Reserve pan.
  • Return pan to medium-high heat with oil. Cook lamb, carrot and salt for about 5 minutes, until browned. Add first measure of chermoula spices and cook for a further minute, until fragrant. Remove from heat, stir through tomato sauce and season to taste with salt and pepper.
  • Serve tortillas filled with lamb, salsa, chermoula yoghurt and sweet chilli sauce.½

Notes

Chermoula Spices:
1 tsp parsley leaf
1 tsp dried coriander
1 tsp cumin seeds
1/2 tsp ground coriander
1/2 tsp lemon pepper
1/2 tsp ground turmeric
1/4 tsp ground ginger
1/2 tsp sweet paprika
1/8 tsp ground cinnamon

Meet the Chef

Ary ‘Adzuki’

Ary develops all of the recipes that go into our Bargain Boxes. One of his biggest passions is sharing food and teaching people how to cook, so now that he creates recipes weekly, he literally gets to teach thousands of people new and exciting things! His favourite produce in New Zealand broccoli – it’s crispy and vibrant and he even grows it at home! It’s one of the veggies he never tires of. His biggest food weakness (because we all have one!) is crispy fried chicken that speaks right to his soul when it’s done right – though he’s such a lover of sharing a good meal that he’d prefer to stay in and cook a family meal over going out to eat.

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