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3-4 • hours
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8-10 • serves
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Not too hard!

Fig Lamb Stew

5/5 (2)


  • tick3 tbsp Chantal Organics Coconut Oil
  • tick1 butterflied lamb leg (approx. 1.2kg), trimmed and cut into 3cm cubes (we love Pure South)
  • tick3 onions, diced
  • tick4 garlic cloves, diced
  • tick1 tin Chantal Organics Chopped Tomatoes
  • tick1 ½ cups Chantal Organics Tomato Passata
  • tick1 ½ cups red wine
  • tick2 chicken stock cubes (we love Kallo)
  • tick1 bag (200g) platter figs (we love Fresh Life)
  • tick3 bay leaves (we love Superb Herb)
  • tick2 tbsp lemon zest, grated
  • tick2 cinnamon quills
  • tick2 cans Chantal Organics Butter Beans, rinsed and drained
  • tickSalt and pepper, to taste
  • To serve (optional):
  • tickCrusty white bread


  • Step 1.

    Add oil to a large frying pan over medium-high heat and sear the lamb in batches. Set aside. Add onions and garlic to the frying pan and fry until soft, about 7 minutes.

  • Step 2.

    Add all stew ingredients (except butter beans) to a slow cooker. Stir and cook on high for 3-4 hours, or until the lamb is beautifully tender. When the stew is almost done add the butter beans and season liberally with salt and pepper.

  • Step 3.

    Remove bay leaves and cinnamon quills before serving with hot buttered crusty bread (optional).

Chantal Organics Products used

Coconut Oil
Chopped Tomatoes
Tomato Passata
Butter Beans

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