How to Cook a Slow Roasted Leg of Lamb

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How to Cook a Slow Roasted Leg of Lamb Recipe
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One leg removed from packaging dabbed dry with a paper towel

One leg removed from packaging dabbed dry with a paper towel

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Cut extra fat off , but leave a thin layer for flavoring

Cut extra fat off , but leave a thin layer for flavoring

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Peel four cloves of garlic and leave four unpeeled

Peel four cloves of garlic and leave four unpeeled

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Pierce the leg of lamb in 5 places

Pierce the leg of lamb in 5 places

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Insert the cloves into the lamb

Insert the cloves into the lamb

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Continue to spice the leg with fresh thyme and oregano

Continue to spice the leg with fresh thyme and oregano

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Add rosemary into the mix

Add rosemary into the mix

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Keep the whole sprigs of rosemary for the cook in wine sauce

Keep the whole sprigs of rosemary for the cook in wine sauce

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Slice the lemons and grate some of the skin onto the leg

Slice the lemons and grate some of the skin onto the leg

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Brown the seasoned leg to seal the flavor - this step is optional

Brown the seasoned leg to seal the flavor - this step is optional

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Turn quickly on a high heat so that the outer edge is slightly brown

Turn quickly on a high heat so that the outer edge is slightly brown

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Once the meat has been browned - add the chopped onions , red wine and rosemary to a roasting dish

Once the meat has been browned - add the chopped onions , red wine and rosemary to a roasting dish

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The oven should be pre heated to 160 degrees celcious and then the leg is ready to be placed in the oven for approx 3 hours.

The oven should be pre heated to 160 degrees celcious and then the leg is ready to be placed in the oven for approx 3 hours.

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Once the slow roasted leg is three quarters done - add the vegetable selection - leeks , carrots , bracolli  or any other vegetable that you desire

Once the slow roasted leg is three quarters done - add the vegetable selection - leeks , carrots , bracolli or any other vegetable that you desire

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Then add the par boiled potatoes - on top of the vegetables so they roast and  not pan fry.

Then add the par boiled potatoes - on top of the vegetables so they roast and not pan fry.

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Dress the table and eat like kings

Dress the table and eat like kings

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