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    Lamb Stew With Artichokes and Dried Figs

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    2 hrs 26 mins

    30 mins

    1 hrs 56 mins

    ratherbeswimmin''s Note:

    Serve the stew with hot cooked couscous, rice, or bulgur.

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    1. 1
      Sprinkle lamb with salt and pepper; place flour in a plastic bag, add a few pieces of lamb to the bag; shake to coat.
    2. 2
      Remove and shake off excess flour; repeat with the remaining lamb.
    3. 3
      Heat a deep skillet or sauté pan with a tight-fitting lid over med heat; add in 2 tablespoons oil.
    4. 4
      Add in half of the lamb to the hot oil; cook about 15 minutes or until evenly browned; transfer lamb to a plate; repeat with remaining lamb.
    5. 5
      Add another tablespoon oil to the pan if needed; add in onions and carrot to hot oil; cook, stirring, for about 10 minutes or until onions are golden.
    6. 6
      Add in the garlic and cumin; cook 1 minute.
    7. 7
      Transfer vegetables to the plate with the lamb.
    8. 8
      Add the win to the pan and boil over high heat until reduced by half.
    9. 9
      Then add in the tomatoes, figs, 1 strip of orange zest and cinnamon stick; bring to a boil.
    10. 10
      Return the lamb/vegetables and any accumulated juices to the pan; cook, covered, over med-low heat for about 1 1/2 hours or until the lamb is tender.
    11. 11
      Meanwhile, heat the remaining 1 tablespoon olive oil in a large skillet; cook the artichoke hearts for about 15 minutes, turning them with a spatula (until golden brown).
    12. 12
      About 15 minutes before the lamb is cooked, stir in the artichoke hearts; add salt/pepper to taste, if needed.
    13. 13
      Finely chop the dill, mint, and remaining orange zest together.
    14. 14
      Sprinkle over the stew and serve.

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    Nutritional Facts for Lamb Stew With Artichokes and Dried Figs

    Serving Size: 1 (511 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 4

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 678.9
    Calories from Fat 224
    Total Fat 24.9 g
    Saturated Fat 5.6 g
    Cholesterol 122.4 mg
    Sodium 564.1 mg
    Total Carbohydrate 68.8 g
    Dietary Fiber 12.7 g
    Sugars 37.8 g
    Protein 45.2 g

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