Looking for some easy mutton recipes? Want the best lamb curry recipes? See our recipes below for hearty pies, comforting hotpots and rich curries. For more inspiration, see our best ever lamb recipes.
Easy mutton recipes
Make the most of mutton mince by adding cardamom, Indian bay leaves and cumin seeds to the mix. This recipe comes from Asma Khan of Darjeeling Express.
The Holborn Dining Room offers beautifully crafted seasonal pies including this mutton curry pie. This recipe, by chef Calum Franklin, takes a little effort but is the perfect meal to impress.
Mutton is just lamb which is two or more years old so requires slow cooking to become tender. It has a slightly stronger flavour than lamb, which stands up well to spices such as cinnamon, cloves and allspice in this easy West Indian curry.
Combine mutton with venison mince to make this easy kofte. Add ginger, garlic and toasted pine nuts, and season with red chilli and coriander.
This Sri Lankan-style mutton roll recipe from chef Peter Kuruvita combines potatoes, lamb mince, mint leaves and green chillies in a breadcrumb coating.
This traditional slow-cooked one-pot of mutton and kidney is rich in flavour and easy to prepare. Pickled red cabbage and steamed greens go well with this dish.