Irish stew

Irish stew


  1. Peel and cut the Desiree potatoes, carrots, and celery into 2cm cubes and set aside.
  2. Slice the cabbage in a food processor, remove to a bowl and set aside.
  3. Slice the onions and garlic in the food processor, remove to a bowl and set aside, then slice the King Edward potatoes.
  4. Heat a large lidded pot over a medium heat and add the butter. Saute? the onions and garlic, add the King Edward potatoes and cook for 5 minutes. Add the herbs, lamb and stock, bring to the boil, then lower the heat and simmer gently for 30 minutes.
  5. Add the remaining vegetables and cook for another 30 minutes.
  6. Check the seasonings, leave to stand for 30 minutes to rest the meat, then gently reheat and serve with soda bread.

Recipe from Andy Bates for Kenwood's Around the World in 80 plates.

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A warming, wintery dish, which celebrates the best potatoes of the season and woody winter herbs


250g Desiree potatoes 200g Carrots
150g Celery
200g Savoy cabbage 500g Onions
2 cloves garlic
250g King Edward potatoes 30g Butter
2 tbsp chopped fresh parsley
1 tbsp chopped fresh sage
1 tbsp fresh thyme leaves
800g Lamb, from the middle neck, cut into cutlets
1.5 L Lamb or chicken stock Salt and pepper
Soda bread, to serve


Time: 20 minutes
Serves: 4
Nutrition: n/a