Slow Cooker Lamb Shanks Braised in Guinness

Total Time
12hrs 30mins
30 mins
12 hrs

The ultimate comfort food. Serve with mashed potatoes to soak up the ambrosial sauce.

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  1. Lightly coat shanks in flour seasoned with salt and pepper.
  2. Reserve left over flour mixture.
  3. In a skillet heat oil.
  4. Add lamb in batches and cook until browned.
  5. Transfer to slow cooker.
  6. Reduce heat and add onions, to pan, cook till softened.
  7. Add garlic,thyme, bay leaf and reserved flour cook 1-2 minutes stir in tomato paste, mustard, beer & broth.
  8. Pour over meat.
  9. Cover and cook on low 10 -12 hours or on high 5 - 6 hours.
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4 5

Tried this for Fall PAC 2011. Delicious! We may cook ours a little shorter though as the shanks were pretty much obliterated! As were the onions. Beautiful smells eminated throughout the house the entire day teasing us until we enjoyed the meal with mashed potato and veg. Thanks Connie :)

5 5

Very easy recipe with excellent flavor - DH can't wait for me to make again - thanks for posting conniecooks :)

5 5

Made this for hubby coming home for a few days from work. He told me to give it 5 stars. He loved it so much. I did 4 shanks and we only eat 2, so the rest where put in the freezer for another dinner. Love the taste. Thanks for posting.