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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 209.5
  • Total Fat: 4.4 g
  • Cholesterol: 24.6 mg
  • Sodium: 702.7 mg
  • Total Carbs: 30.7 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.4 g
  • Protein: 12.6 g

View full nutritional breakdown of MOM’S GREEK LAMB CASSEROLE calories by ingredient

Number of Servings: 6


    1/2 lb lean boneless lamb(lamb tenders) cut into ¾” cubes
    2 T. olive oil, divided
    2 T. lemon juice,
    4 cloves garlic, minced
    ¾ tsp. Oregano
    1 c. chopped onion
    ¾ c. chopped red bell pepper
    1 1/4 c. swansons fat free beef broth (or water)
    1/4 dry red wine
    1 6oz pkg. rice pilaf (Far East or Farmhouse brands work best)
    1 T. chopped fresh mint or 1 tsp. Dry
    1 T. fresh parsley
    salt and pepper to taste
    1 c. frozen peas, thawed, if there are none in pilaf


1. Preheat oven to 375 F.
2. In a small bowl combine lamb, 1 T olive oil, lemon juice, and oregano; set aside for 10 minutes.
3. In a large skillet brown lamb in remaining 1 T oil.
4. Add onions and garlic. Saute’ until tender.
5. Add broth (or water)and wine, bring to boil.
6. Add rice, peas, ( if necessary) pilaf seasoning packet, mint and parsley.
7. Transfer everything to ungreased 2 qt casserole, cover and bake in oven for 25 minutes. Uncovering casserole during last 5 minutes of baking.
8. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve with crusty bread, and a crisp salad.

6 1 cup servings

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user KEEYAHWE.

Member Ratings For This Recipe

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    I used brown rice and it took a long time to cook. Also, we are up in the mountains so it takes longer anyway. - 2/2/10

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    Very Good
    This was good! I didn't use any wine, but it turned out well. My husband is always wary of my "healthy" recipes, but he really liked this one. Pretty easy to make. - 1/4/10

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    Very Good
    How much water and wine do you add per the instructions? I just guessed, it turned out great. Even reheated well the next day. - 10/17/08

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    Very Good
    Good for a cold night. - 2/21/08