Lamb Fillet Recipes with Crushed Cauliflower

Cumin lamb fillet with cauliflower crush

  • serves 2
  • Easy

Chefs are starting to become more imaginative with cauliflower, and this quick and easy spiced lamb dish with crushed cauliflower is a great way to cook it at home. It makes a fantastic alternative to mashed potato



  • ground cumin 1 tsp
  • garlic 1 clove, crushed
  • chilli powder or flakes a pinch
  • lamb fillet 1 piece, trimmed of fat
  • cauliflower 1, cut into florets
  • butter


  • Step 1

    Mix the cumin, garlic and chilli and rub all over the lamb.

  • Step 2

    Cook the cauliflower in simmering water until it is tender and drain very well. Crush roughly with a knob of butter and season well.

  • Step 3

    Meanwhile heat a little oil in a frying pan and cook the lamb on all sides until it is browned and feels firm to the touch. Leave for a couple of minutes then slice and serve on the cauliflower with any juices poured over.

Try more of our cauliflower recipes here...

Buffalo cauliflower tacos

Nutritional Information

  • Kcals 440
  • Fat 30g
  • Saturates 12.8g
  • Carbs 6.7g
  • Protein 36.2g