Lamb Shoulder Bake With Dried Apricots

Total Time
1hr 50mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

Dried apricots give the dish just the right amount of sweetness mixed with the spices :)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large skillet, saute onion in oil, until tender.
  2. Add the lamb, cumin, cinnamon, coriander, salt and pepper.
  3. Cook and stir for 5 minutes, or until meat is browned.
  4. Add apricots, orange juice, almonds and orange peel.
  5. Transfer to a 2-1/2-quart baking dish.
  6. Stir in broth.
  7. Cover, and bake at 350 degrees for 1-1/2 hours, or until meat is tender.


Most Helpful

I was rummaging around for a fresh idea when I stumbled across this recipe and, fortunately, had all the ingredients except an orange for the zest. It turned out well regardless and my roommate loved the subtle sweetness of the apricots with the lamb.

Mairghread January 16, 2008

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