Lamb Stew (Irish Stew) Recipe

Jump To Recipe
Avatar Author's default profile picture
Rose Published: December 2, 2020 Modified: October 1, 2021
Lamb Stew (Irish Stew) Recipe

How To Make Lamb Stew (Irish Stew)

Prepare this heartwarming lamb stew to warm you on cold days made with chunks of lamb, potatoes, and carrots cooked all together in one flavorful dish.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 1 hour 40 minutes
Total: 1 hour 55 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • 2lbslamb shoulder ,cut into 1½ pieces
  • Salt & Pepper
  • 2tbspvegetable oil,divided
  • 1onion ,large, sliced
  • 2tbspbutter
  • 2tbspflour
  • 1Guiness beer
  • 3carrots,chopped into 3 pieces
  • 2potatoes,large, about 1 ½ pounds
  • 4cupsbeef broth
  • thyme sprigs,or ½ teaspoon, dried
  • ¼cupparsley

Instructions

  1. Season lamb with salt and pepper. Heat 1 tablespoon oil over medium heat and brown lamb in small batches.

  2. Set lamb aside and add onions to the pot with the remaining oil. Cook until tender for about 5 minutes.

  3. Add about 2 tablespoons of broth to deglaze and scrape any brown bits off the bottom. Cook until broth has evaporated.

  4. Add butter and flour the cook for one minute. Turn heat to low. Add beer and then broth with a small amount at a time mixing until smooth after each addition.

  5. The mixture will seem pasty and thick at first. Continue adding liquid a little bit at a time until smooth.

  6. Add the lamb back into the pot and simmer for 90 minutes or until the lamb is fork-tender. Add potatoes, carrots, and thyme and simmer for 25 minutes or until tender. 

  7. Stir in parsley and serve with Irish Soda Bread.

Nutrition

  • Calories: 931.97kcal
  • Fat: 62.40g
  • Saturated Fat: 25.39g
  • Trans Fat: 0.29g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 26.76g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 5.51g
  • Carbohydrates: 39.19g
  • Fiber: 6.50g
  • Sugar: 6.15g
  • Protein: 48.01g
  • Cholesterol: 178.56mg
  • Sodium: 1904.98mg
  • Calcium: 187.55mg
  • Potassium: 1980.00mg
  • Iron: 9.21mg
  • Vitamin A: 687.64µg
  • Vitamin C: 108.79mg
Advertisement
Continue Reading Below
Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!

Advertisement
Continue Reading Below
Advertisement
Continue Reading Below

Related Recipes

lamb stew recipe
Stew

Lamb Stew

This comfort food will provide warmth this winter season. Add…
Total 1 hr 20 mins
lamb fattoush recipe
Salad

Lamb Fattoush

Lamb fattoush upgrades a traditional Lebanese salad dish of tomatoes…
Total 50 mins
greek lamb chops recipe
Pan-Fry & Skillet

Greek Lamb Chops

Enjoy a plate of these mouthwatering lamb chops for dinner…
Total 1 hr 50 mins
lamb gyro recipe
Wraps

Lamb Gyro

This lamb gyro is a savory Greek wrap of pita…
Total 10 mins
lamb curry recipe
Curry

Lamb Curry

Tender meat, potatoes, and a flavorful, spiced sauce come together…
Total 3 hrs
Advertisement
Continue Reading Below
Comments

Leave a comment

Replying to