Jump to content
Roast lamb in slow cooker question - i need quick help!
9 replies to this topic
Posted 17 May 2008 - 07:34 AM
I took a roast lamb out for dinner tonight and was wanting to do it in the slow cooker. Now i don't want anything else with it (eg garlic, rosemary etc) I just want roast lamb!! But i have never cooked one in it before, how do i do it?? Sorry if sounds silly!!
Any quick help would be great
Posted 17 May 2008 - 07:40 AM
Basically, just pop it in and let it cook. If you dont want it sitting in the juices, then rest it on balls of tightly wadded up alfoil.
Cook for approx 6hrs, depending on its size.
Enjoy your lamb
Posted 17 May 2008 - 07:41 AM
in the bottom of the cooker put some of the following:
balls of foil
sit the meat on top
put the lid on and switch it on
Posted 17 May 2008 - 07:48 AM
Thanks girls!! Now at least i can enjoy my roast with a sick child who won't get off me long enough to be able to cook it traditional way.
Thanks so much!
Posted 17 May 2008 - 08:49 AM
I also do the foil balls but I put in the bottom some vinger, sugar and water. I think I got that out of the slow cooker bit at the top.
Posted 17 May 2008 - 02:21 PM
I mus be doing something wrong, cause when I cook a roast in the oven, I just throw it in there and forget about it, just as I would do with a slow cooker version!!! Which I am doing tonight... but I put in small amount of stock and sprigs of rosemary, and then some sweet potato chunks to sit the lamb on! Hope your turned out OK,a nd that your child is better!!!
Posted 17 May 2008 - 02:25 PM
I took a roast lamb out for dinner tonight
Did you get a goodnight kiss at the end of the date?
Posted 17 May 2008 - 04:50 PM
Rebby - LOL!! Nope kisses for me LOL!!
Dixibelle - Thanks yeah he is better! Typical, was worried bout him being sick all day and he has been fine all day!
I ended up putting some whole chat potatoes under the lamb. See how we go!! The lamb feels really tender and am really looking forward to it.
Posted 17 May 2008 - 04:56 PM
Yum Kasey, hope it's as yummy as it sounds!
Glad your DS is OK too
Posted 20 May 2008 - 07:18 PM
I forgot about coming back in here! Lamb turned out really tender and oh so yummy!! Didn't really go much on the chat potatoes under the lamb though. Didn't really like the flavour of them! Though liked the idea of cooking the lamb on them as opposed to aluminium foil.
Thanks for the tips everyone!
0 user(s) are reading this topic
0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users
On which side of your body do you carry or cradle your baby? If you answered "left" then you're not alone.
Women who took omega-3 fatty acid supplements (fish oil supplements) in pregnancy reduced the risk of their children developing asthma by almost one third.
Luke and Hillary Gardner never have a problem remembering each other's birthday.
A mother's candid and heartfelt reflections about pregnancy after miscarriage are providing comfort to other women.
What's the best way to mentally stimulate your baby? It doesn't take a genius - just a loving, involved parent.
The average blood pressure of mother could suggest a baby's sex before it even exists, a study has found.
Ashley Rockill was lucky enough to have her birth photographer on hand to capture a precious moment.
In honour of Black Friday, let's explore 13 of the strangest pregnancy superstitions from across the globe.
When you become a mum you give birth to a beautiful baby, but you also give birth to guilt.
An American mother was shocked when she gave to a 6.4kg (14lb 1oz) baby last month.
A mum has made a pretty bold move by demanding $532 for a pair of her daughter's shoes that were damaged at another family's house.
If a toddler was to write a guide to 'help' you with the household chores, it would go something like this.
The game-changing breast pump promises to make life easier all round.
A teen mum has shared her birth story – and her shock at not knowing she was pregnant until her baby's head emerged.
The only thing childcare workers spend their time doing is "wiping noses and stopping the kids from killing each other"? Not quite.
When people say "aren't you lucky that there are two of you, that you can switch?" I give them a tight smile.
Although breastfeeding a toddler isn't for everybody, if you choose to nurse beyond babyhood you can expect some strong reactions.
Top 5 Articles
There is less of a focus on fine motor skills, but they're just as important as others. (SPONSORED)
There are at least five other compelling reasons to get musical around your toddler. (SPONSORED)
Click through the gallery to read the details and see some of the most memorable monikers in show biz families.