Breast of lamb

What's Breast of lamb

Breast of lamb is from the belly of the lamb and is a very economical cut.

How Can I Cook It?

Breast is fairly fatty but very flavoursome and works best when cooked slowly so that much of the fat can melt off and be discarded from the roasting tin. Cooked this way you are left with meltingly tender meat and a really crispy skin which has lots of flavour

What Else Could I Use?

Other economical cuts include the scrag and the shank, which are best slow cooked too although in more liquid.