Lamb Tagine with Garlic Cheese Potatoes

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I tried to follow David Lebovitz's recipe pretty closely.  Fairly obviously i didn't have the 20 strands of Saffron, nor did i start with Lamb shank, rather i had bought a leg of lamb roast, and i didn't start with rubbing with course salt and letting sit for three days, nor did i have the bunch cilantro.  I though it was good; the meat was tender and tasty; but the spices were a bit strong.  It may have been that i had less meat then the recipe called for but used the same amount of turmeric, paprika, ginger, and pepper.   Denise said it was good too.

This represents the first time i have successful slow baked meat in my dutch oven and ended up with tender jucy succalent meat. 

I would like to play with this dish ... hone it ... make it my own.  Next time i would like to try it with prunes and not pair it with mashed potatoes, probably rice or couscous would go better.  That is i'll be doing this if i can sell it to my better half.

The potatos were steamed with turnips and garlic.  Then i put some cream and freshly chopped raw garlic in the food processor and finely blended it.  I added that to the mash with smokey cheddar, margarine, and cream.  It was good ... you certainly were left with a intense garlic impression. 

Tags

  1. food
  2. lamb
  3. tagine
  4. potatoes

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