close

Search Term

Enter a search term (optional)

Categories

Select One (optional)

Image

(optional)

Show only results that have an image


Holiday

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • Christmas
  • Cinco de Mayo
  • Earth Day
  • Easter
  • Fall
  • Father's Day
  • Halloween
  • Jewish Holiday
  • Kwanzaa
  • Mother's Day
  • New Year's
  • Patriotic Holiday
  • Spring
  • St. Patrick's Day
  • Summer
  • Thanksgiving
  • Valentine's Day
  • Winter
  • Back to School
  • Birthdays
  • Fourth of July
  • Labor Day
  • Memorial Day
Cuisine Type

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • American
  • Amish
  • Asian
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Greek
  • Indian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Jewish
  • Mexican
  • Southern
  • Tropical

Seasonal

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Winter
Cooking Method

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • Casserole
  • Grilling
  • Microwave
  • No Bake
  • Oven
  • Pressure Cooker
  • Skillet
  • Slow Cooker
Cooking Time

Select One (optional)

Preparation Time

Select One (optional)

Chill Time

Select One (optional)

Number of Ingredients

Select One (optional)

Slow Cooker Time HIGH

Select One (optional)

Slow Cooker Time LOW

Select One (optional)

AllFreeSlowCookerRecipes.com

Menu

Free Offer
17 Slow Cooker Casserole Recipe Classics

This FREE eCookbook is filled with tasty slow cooker beef casseroles, slow cooker chicken casseroles and more. Your whole dinner is wrapped into one dish!

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

Lamb Greek Gyros

Lamb Greek Gyros
This image courtesy of hamiltonbeach.com

Sick of serving the same, flavorless dishes for dinner each week? Well try spicing up your routine with this recipe for Lamb Greek Gyros. Greek gyros recipes like this one are super easy to make, and so delicious to eat. Not only does this recipe give you instructions for cooking the lamb in the slow cooker, but it also instructs you on how to make the cucumber yogurt sauce to top the meat. This lamb gyro recipe is packed with tons of flavor and has a Greek-flair that your family is sure to adore.

Serves10

Slow Cooker Time HIGH4 hr

Slow Cooker Time LOW7 hr

Cooking Vessel Size5- to 6-quart slow cooker

Ingredients

  • For the Cucumber Yogurt Sauce:
  • 1 cup plain yogurt
  • 1 small cucumber, peeled and chopped
  • 1 teaspoon chopped fresh mint
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground pepper
  •  
  • For the Meat:
  • 5 lbs lamb, shoulder chops or cuts from the leg
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • Other Ingredients:
  • Pita bread
  • Chopped onion
  • Sliced tomatoes

Instructions

  1. Stir yogurt, cucumber, mint, salt and pepper in a small bowl. Refrigerate until ready to serve.

  2. Combine lemon juice, garlic, oregano, salt and pepper. Layer lamb and lemon juice mixture.

  3. Cover and cook on HIGH 3-4 hours or LOW 6-7 hours until lamb is tender. Remove lamb; discard fat and bone. Thinly slice lamb.

  4. Serve on warmed pita bread topped with onion, tomatoes and cucumber yogurt sauce.

Free recipes, giveaways, exclusive partner offers, and more straight to your inbox!

Your Recently Viewed Recipes

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!

Every time I see lamb being made on television cooking shows, it is usually a rack of lamb seasoned with a long list of ingredients and spices. I never cared for that mint jelly stuff either. Using the shoulder or leg cuts is so much simpler to slice , and you don't have to cut away a ton of bones. The ingredients are very straightforward here and easy to find! I think it might be nice to throw some red bell pepper strips in towards the end, and add those to the sandwiches.

I've never had lamb before, and I have to admit it's one of those things that I had so many questions on the proper way to go about cooking it...that it has intimidated me enough not to try. But this recipe makes it seem so effortless, I may just give in and find out what I've been missing all of these years. With cucumber yogurt sauce and pita bread, how can I not...Yum!

Close

Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Recipe of the Day

Slow Cooker Mongolian Chicken

"Slow Cooker Mongolian Chicken is a set it and forget it five ingredient recipe that is sweet, spicy, and full of garlic and ginger… Continue reading: "Slow Cooker Mongolian Chicken"



Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite recipes
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your recipes

 

Connect With Us

Facebook Instagram Twitter Pinterest Twitter
Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQ Keyword Index Privacy Policy Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe Do Not Sell My Personal Information

---- 1 ----

close

Images from other cooks

There are currently no images from other cooks.

I Love It