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Dukkah lamb with couscous

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This mouthwatering Dukkah Lamb with Couscous is the perfect weeknight dinner. Quick to make and on the table in 15 minutes, what’s not to love?

  • Serves4
  • Cook time15 minutes
DUkkah lamb with couscous


  • 500g Coles Australian Lamb Backstrap or Coles Australian Lamb Leg Steak
  • 3 tsp pistachio dukkah
  • 260g jar Coles Chargrilled Peppers (capsicum), drained reserving 2 tbs of the oil
  • 1 cup (150g) pearl couscous
  • 120g drained Persian fetta, crumbled

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  1. Step 1

    Sprinkle the lamb with the dukkah. Season. Heat 1 tbs of the reserved capsicum oil in a large frying pan over medium-high heat. Add lamb and cook for 3-4 mins each side for medium-rare or until cooked to your liking. Transfer to a plate. Cover with foil. Set aside for 5 mins to rest. Slice.
  2. Step 2

    Meanwhile, cook the couscous in a large saucepan of boiling water for 8 mins or until tender. Drain. Transfer the couscous to a bowl.
  3. Step 3

    Thickly slice the capsicum and add to the couscous in the bowl with the fetta. Add half the remaining oil. Season. Toss to combine.
  4. Step 4

    Divide the couscous mixture evenly among serving plates. Top the couscous mixture with the lamb and drizzle with the remaining oil.