Recipe

Lamb kofta plate

This healthy and hearty lamb kofta plate is perfect for dinner tonight - full of fresh, wholesome ingredients and exciting flavours. Suitable for the 2-Day Fast Diet.

  • 5 mins preparation
  • 10 mins cooking
  • Serves 1
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Ingredients

Lamb kofta plate
  • 60 gram minced (ground) lamb
  • 1/2 teaspoon each ground cumin and coriander
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 75 gram red cabbage, sliced thinly
  • 1/2 cup firmly packed fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves, chopped roughly
  • 2 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon baba ghanoush dip
  • 1 medium gherkin (30g), sliced thinly lengthways
  • 1 lemon wedge

Method

Lamb kofta plate
  • 1
    Combine mince, spices and garlic in a small bowl; season.
  • 2
    Heat a small non-stick frying pan over medium heat. Shape mince mixture into two patties; cook for 3 minutes each side or until cooked through.
  • 3
    Meanwhile, combine cabbage, parsley and juice in a small bowl; season to taste.
  • 4
    Serve patties with cabbage salad, baba ghanoush, gherkin and lemon.

Notes

There is no need to make two different lunches when serving this delicious kofta plate – everyone will want a taste, not believing it’s a diet lunch. Just double or triple the recipe so everyone gets their own! Shape the patties ahead of time; cover and store in the fridge. Any spare lamb mince can be frozen. You could also use light hummus instead of baba ghanoush.

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