Ingredients per serve


What you need

Complex Asian flavours come together to add great depth to this slow-cooked dish. While pearl barley isn't exactly a traditional ingredient in Asian cooking, it adds a hearty touch of texture to the dish for the perfect on-trend healthier twist.



  1. What you need

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  2. Braised Lamb

    • Heat oil in a large oven-proof pan over high heat. Brown lamb in batches. Set aside and keep warm.
    • Heat extra oil in the same pan. Add onions, garlic, and ginger. Cook for 5 minutes.
    • Mix together KNORR Beef Booster and warm water. Add to the pan along with sake, miso paste, and honey.
    • Bring to a boil, return lamb to the pan, and cover.
    • Transfer pan to the combi oven and cook at 150˚ C for 90 minutes.
    • Uncover, stir through pearl barley, and continue cooking for another 45 minutes.
  3. To Serve

    • Remove pan from the oven and stir through baby spinach until just wilted.
    • Divide into individual serving bowls. Accompany with steamed or roasted vegetables.
  4. Chef's Tip

    • When adding the pearl barley to the pan, check if the dish is looking too dry. Add extra boiling water, if needed.