Slow Cooker Greek Lamb Pitas

2014-10-13
  • Servings : 4
  • Prep Time : 10m
  • Cook Time : 4:00 h
  • Ready In : 4:10 h

Slow cooker Greek lamb pitas. Lamb meatballs cooked in slow cooker and served with delicious cucumber-yogurt sauce.You can use this recipes as a main dish or appetizer.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound (480 g) ground lamb
  • 3/4 cup (180 g) fresh bread crumbs
  • 1 large egg,lightly beaten
  • 1/4 cup (60 g) finely chopped onion
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon dried mint leaves
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt and 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 3/4 cup (180 ml) chicken broth
  • 2 pita breads,cut into halves
  • cucumber-yogurt sauce (recipe follows)
  • 4 tablespoons crumbled feta cheese
  • For Cucumber-Yogurt sauce: 1/4 cup (60 g) reduced-fat yogurt
  • 1/4 cup (60 g) finely chopped seeded cucumber
  • 1 teaspoon dried mint leaves

Method

Step 1

In a mixing bowl,combine ground lamb,bread crumbs,egg,onion,oregano,mint and seasoning. Stir well and shape into 16 meatballs.

Step 2

Place in slow cooker,pour over chicken broth. Cover slow cooker and cook on low-heat setting for 4 hours.

Step 3

Drain cooked lamb meatballs and discard juices. Spoon 4 meatballs into each pita half. Top lamb meatballs in pita with 2 tablespoons cucumber-yogurt sauce and 1 tablespoon crumbled feta cheese

Step 4

Cucumber-Yogurt Sauce: In a mixing bowl,combine all ingredients. Mix well. Makes 1/2 cup (125 g)

I'm cooking chef since 1986. My..

More From This Chef »
Average Member Rating

(5 / 5)

5 5 1
Rate this recipe

1 people rated this recipe

Related Recipes:
  • pressure cooker artichoke dipping sauce recipes

    Pressure Cooker Artichoke Dipping Sauce Recipes

  • pressure cooker lamb meatballs

    Pressure Cooker Lamb Meatballs

  • pressure cooker kofte in cinnamon tomato sauce

    Pressure Cooker Kofte in Cinnamon Tomato Sauce

  • pressure cooker chicken thighs with artichokes and olives

    Pressure Cooker Chicken Thighs with Artichokes and Black Olives

  • slow cooker avgolemono soup

    Slow Cooker Avgolemono Soup

Most Favorited Posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.