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Lamb and sweet potato curry

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  • Seafood free
  • Shellfish free
  • Wheat free
  • Sesame free
  • Peanut free
  • Nut free
  • Gluten free
  • Egg free

With tender lamb and sweet potato, this curry is slow-cooked to perfection. Sprinkle with sliced red chilli if you want to turn up the heat.

  • Serves4
  • Cook time2 hour 5 minutes
  • Prep time15 minutes
Lamb and sweet potato curry


  • 1 tbs olive oil
  • 600g Coles Australian Lamb Boneless Shoulder Roast, cut into 4cm pieces
  • 260g jar Coles Curry Marinade or 420g jar Sharwood’s Korma Simmer Sauce
  • 1 brown onion, thickly sliced
  • 2cm-piece ginger, peeled, grated, or 2 tsp ginger paste
  • 1 long red chilli, finely chopped (optional)
  • 1 bunch coriander, leaves picked, roots and stems finely chopped
  • 400ml can coconut milk
  • 2 gold sweet potatoes, peeled, chopped
  • 2 x 250g pkts microwave basmati rice

Nutritional information

Per Serve: Energy: 3683kJ/881 Cals (42%), Protein: 42g (84%), Fat: 26g (37%), Sat Fat: 18g (75%), Carb: 91g (29%), Sugar: 20g (22%), Fibre: 9g (30%), Sodium: 680mg (34%).

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  1. Step 1

    Preheat oven to 180°C. Heat the oil in a casserole pan. Add the lamb and cook, turning, for 5 mins or until browned. Add the marinade, onion, ginger, chilli, if using, chopped coriander roots and stems. Cook for 2 mins or until aromatic. Add the coconut milk and bring to the boil. Cover and bake for 1 1/2 hours or until lamb is tender.
  2. Step 2

    Add the sweet potato to the lamb mixture. Bake, covered, for 20-25 mins or until the sweet potato is tender.
  3. Step 3

    Meanwhile, heat the rice following packet directions.
  4. Step 4

    Finely chop half the coriander leaves and stir into curry. Divide rice and curry among serving bowls and sprinkle with remaining coriander to serve.

Recipe tip

Serve with: Sliced red chilli (optional).