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Moroccan Lamb Burger Flatbreads with Chilli Yoghurt

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If you need a quick weeknight dinner that’s guaranteed to impress then this Moroccan lamb burger flatbread recipe is what you need! 

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If you need a quick weeknight dinner that's guaranteed to impress then this Moroccan lamb burger flatbread recipe is what you need! #lamb #burger #dinner #recipe

We really like having lamb mince on hand. It makes a really nice change from beef and it can be pretty versatile.

I know that lamb is a bit of a love it or hate it meat, personally it’s one of my favourite meats, but some people find it too meaty. My friend says she doesn’t like her meat to taste like meat or like it comes from a farm. I guess I can see lamb is a little bit farmy?! Woah, how many times can you say meat in one paragraph?

Ingredients you need for these Moroccan lamb burger flatbreads:

  • Lamb Mince (Ground Lamb) – Easy to get hold of and give these burgers an amazing flavour!
  • Fresh Mint – One of my all time favourite herbs 😍
  • Cumin and Aleppo Pepper – For that spicy flavour
  • Garlic
  • Red Onion
  • Salt, Pepper and Vegetable Oil
  • Yellow Pepper and Red Onion – To up the veg content and give some beautiful colour!
  • Greek Yoghurt, Chilli Paste and Garlic – Simply mixed together to make the most amazing chilli yoghurt
  • Flatbreads, Feta and Fresh Coriander to serve

Keep scrolling to get the full recipe for these Moroccan lamb burger flatbreads…

If you need a quick weeknight dinner that's guaranteed to impress then this Moroccan lamb burger flatbread recipe is what you need! #lamb #burger #dinner #recipe

Anyway, enough farm talk. Burgers and meatballs are some of my favourite things to do with lamb mince because they’re easy, tasty and you can do so many different things with them.

Lamb is used a lot in Greek and Moroccan food so that it can really shine. Just like in this Greek lamb burger recipe the addition of feta and roasted vegetables really accentuates the flavour of the meat.

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We decided to do a similar thing with these Moroccan lamb burger flatbreads. The meat is flavoured with one of our favourite spices, aleppo pepper, along with cumin and some garlic, red onion and fresh mint.

We’re lucky enough to have a nearby shop that stocks aleppo pepper but if you can’t find it anywhere then you can order some right here:

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The burgers are then fried in a hot skillet to get all nice and crispy on the outside before stuffing into flatbreads with some roasted vegetables. Topped with some crumbled feta, chilli yoghurt and a big handful of fresh coriander (cilantro). Oooooh yeah.

There’s plenty more meat recipes to be found on my website!

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If you’re anything like me then you’re always looking for ways to save money and avoid food waste so I want to make sure you’ve get plenty of ideas on how to use up any ingredients that are leftover from my recipes!

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Moroccan Lamb Burger Flatbreads with Chilli Yoghurt

If you need a quick weeknight dinner that's guaranteed to impress then this Moroccan lamb burger flatbread recipe is what you need! 

Course Main Course
Cuisine Moroccan
Keyword summer
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 4 flatbreads
Calories 580 kcal
Author Amy

Ingredients

For the Burgers

  • 500 g Lamb Mince
  • 1 tsp Fresh Mint chopped
  • 2 tsp Cumin
  • 1 tsp Aleppo Pepper
  • 1 clove Garlic crushed
  • 1/2 Red Onion finely chopped
  • Salt and Pepper
  • Vegetable Oil

To Serve

  • 1 Yellow Pepper sliced
  • 1/2 Red Onion sliced
  • 1 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 5 tbsp Greek Yoghurt
  • 1/2 tsp Chilli Paste
  • 1 clove Garlic crushed
  • 4 Flatbreads
  • 75 g Feta crumbled
  • Bunch Fresh Coriander (Cilantro)

Instructions

  1. Mix the lamb, mint, cumin, aleppo pepper, garlic, red onion and a sprinkling of salt and pepper together in a bowl. Form into four patties. Heat a drizzle of vegetable oil in a frying pan over a high heat. Cook the burgers for 5-7 minutes on both sides then place on a plate and keep warm.

  2. Place the sliced pepper and onion on a baking tray and mix with the olive oil along with a little salt and pepper. Place in the oven for 30 mins. 

  3. Meanwhile mix together the yoghurt, chilli paste and one crushed garlic clove. Stuff each flatbread with a quarter of the vegetables and feta, a burger, coriander leaves and a scoop of yoghurt. 

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Nutrition Facts
Moroccan Lamb Burger Flatbreads with Chilli Yoghurt
Amount Per Serving
Calories 580 Calories from Fat 342
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 38g 58%
Saturated Fat 16g 80%
Cholesterol 109mg 36%
Sodium 480mg 20%
Potassium 487mg 14%
Total Carbohydrates 29g 10%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 3g
Protein 30g 60%
Vitamin A 6%
Vitamin C 69.2%
Calcium 15.9%
Iron 23.2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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10 Comments

  • Reply
    Mary // chattavore
    11/11/2017 at 12:31 AM

    This sounds delicious – that creamy sauce is amazing!

    • Reply
      Amy
      12/11/2017 at 10:22 PM

      Thanks Mary 🙂

  • Reply
    Patty @ Spoonabilities
    11/11/2017 at 1:01 AM

    How absolutely devine! What a great meal any time!

    • Reply
      Amy
      12/11/2017 at 10:22 PM

      Thank you Patty!

  • Reply
    Brandi
    11/11/2017 at 1:08 AM

    That chili yogurt looks and sounds amazing! I could eat it on anything.

    • Reply
      Amy
      12/11/2017 at 10:03 PM

      Definitely!

  • Reply
    Luci's Morsels
    11/11/2017 at 1:12 AM

    This looks delicious! I love how simple this is and it would be perfect for a quick, weeknight meal.

    • Reply
      Amy
      12/11/2017 at 10:03 PM

      Thanks Luci 🙂

  • Reply
    Laura
    11/11/2017 at 3:47 AM

    I love lamb and you combine all my favourite ingredients that goes with it. Great idea a flatbread burger

    • Reply
      Amy
      12/11/2017 at 10:02 PM

      Thanks Laura!

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