Slow Cooker Chipotle Lamb

Slow Cooker Lamb

For melt-in-your-mouth tender lamb full of sensationally smoky flavour, try this super easy recipe for Slow Cooker Chipotle Lamb.

A leg of lamb has a great payoff as it requires minimal effort aside from the slow and low cooking time. With this slow cooker lamb recipe the meat will be so tender you won’t even need a carving knife

Our slow cooker lamb recipe is a guaranteed crowd pleaser so let our smoky Gran Luchito Chipotle Paste bring lots of flavour, and then your slow cooker will do all the work and you can take all the credit!

Try serving this slow cooked chipotle lamb on Gran Luchito Soft Taco Wraps or try it with our crunchy Gran Luchito Hard Shell Tacos with a dollop of our Gran Luchito Hot Habanero Mango Salsa on top. The lamb shoulder would also be great as a topping for our Easy Chicken Nachos.

  • Prep time

    10 mins

  • Cook time

    6 hours

  • Total time

    6 hrs, 10 mins

  • Ideal for

    Dinner
  • Make it

    Mexican
  • Serves

    4

Nutrition: Per serving

kcal 98 fat 3.7g saturates 0.9g carbs 6.1g sugars 1.9g fibre 0.6g protein 13.1g salt 2.7g

How to make it

  1. Take the lamb out of the fridge 30 minutes before you cook it, to allow it to come to room temperature. Season generously with salt and pepper.
  2. Add oil to a large frying pan and brown the lamb on all sides.
  3. Then place the onions in the bottom of the slow cooker and the seared lamb on top. Add the ground coriander, cumin, garlic cloves, apple cider vinegar, stock, Chipotle Paste and slow cook on high mode for 6 hours.
  4. Turn every 2 hours, until the meat is falling apart and you are able to remove the bone clean.
  5. Serve with warm Soft Taco Wraps and Hot Habanero Mango Salsa. Garnish your tacos with a bit of raw diced onion and fresh coriander, then add a squeeze of lime juice and enjoy!

Check out our recipe for Pulled Lamb Flatbreads for another idea on how to serve the lamb.

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What To Serve With Slow Cooker Lamb

Besides the usual Mexican Black Beans, Mexican Rice and Mexican Corn, you could serve your slow cooker lamb with sides of:

Mexican Roast Potatoes

Mexican Green Beans

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