MLA Grilled Spiced Leg of Lamb

  • Prep 1Hr
  • Cook 30Min
  • Style
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  • Serves 4

Looking for a delicious natural lamb recipe? Try out this simple, yet tasty recipe for Grilled Spiced Leg of Lamb from the experts at Australian Lamb!


1 Australian boneless lamb leg, butterflied
1 tablespoon coriander seeds
1 tablespoon cardamom seeds
1 tablespoon fennel seeds
1 teaspoon red chili flakes
sea salt and cracked black pepper
2 tablespoons olive oil

To Serve:
chutney and fresh salad


Place the dry spices, salt and pepper in a spice grinder or mortar and pestle, and grind to release the flavors. In a bowl, mix the ground spices and olive oil to combine.

Coat the lamb with the spice mixture and massage into the meat. Cover and refrigerate for a minimum of 1 hour or overnight.

Heat outdoor grill to medium heat; place the lamb onto the grill skin side down and close the lid. Occasionally baste with any remaining marinade. Cook to desired doneness, 10-15 minutes on each side for medium rare.

Remove from grill and cover with foil. Allow to rest 10 minutes in a covered, warm place.

To serve, slice thinly and serve with your favorite chutney and a fresh salad.