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Lamb Corn Fritters Recipe

Imagine if you will that a lamb meat patty married a corn fritter and they had babies = Lamb corn Fritters. They are healthier than regular fritters; being half meat and half veggie and they are super juicy and flavorful.
Course Appetizer, Breakfast, Comfort Food, Main Course, Starter
Cuisine Food Fusion, Western
Keyword 30 minutes meals, corn, Dinner, fritters, healthy, lamb, mince, Quick and Easy
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 8 fritters
Author Bushra Waheed
Cost $8

Ingredients

  • 1 pound lean ground lamb
  • 1 cup fresh corn boiled
  • 1/4 cup green onions finely sliced
  • 1/4 cup fresh coriander leaves chopped
  • 2 green chilies finely chopped
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 cup ricotta cheese
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp red pepper flakes
  • 1/2 tsp freshly cracked black pepper
  • Olive oil to sauté

For Serving:

  • Sour cream ketchup (don’t judge until you’ve tried it!)

Instructions

  • Place ground lamb in a mixing bowl.
  • Add fresh corn, green onion, fresh coriander, green chilies, egg and ricotta cheese.
  • Season with salt, red pepper flakes and black pepper, mixing to a smooth batter. Set aside 15 minutes.
  • Heat a large non-stick pan over medium heat and add 2 tbsp extra light olive oil.
  • Place a heaping tablespoon of the mixture into your hand and form a round or oval patty about 1/3-inch thick.
  • Cook over medium heat uncovered for 5-7 minutes, then flip, cover and cook for another 5 minutes more or until cooked through.
  • Repeat with 2 or 3 more, but don’t crowd the skillet, adding more oil to pan if required.
  • Take it out in a serving platter.
  • Delicious Lamb Corn Fritters are ready to serve.

Notes

Serve with salad leaves, tomato relish and sauce of choice for dunking!