Harissa Spiced Lamb Sliders

    Using Alexandra’s Harissa


    For the sliders:

    12 slider sized burger buns, approximately 5cm wide 1 tsp olive oil 1 onion finely chopped 1 garlic clove finely chopped 2 Tbsp Alexandra’s Harissa (mixed with equal parts olive oil to create a paste) 1 red chilli, deseeded and finely chopped 1 tsp smoked paprika 500g minced lamb (or any similar mince) 1 sprig fresh coriander 1 sprig fresh mint

    Spinach leaves (optional)

    Chutney (optional)

    For the lime creme fraiche:

    4 Tbsp creme fraiche Juice of 1/2 lime Finely grated zest of 1 lime

    1. To make sliders – heat olive oil in a pan and sweat the onion and garlic gently for 8-10 minutes, or until soft.

    2. Add Alexandra’s Harissa, chilli and paprika and cook for a further 5 minutes. Allow to cool, put in a bowl and add mince and herbs. Mix well.

    3. Shape into 12 patties, 5cm wide and 2cm thick. Refrigerate.

    4. When ready, heat a pan over high heat and cook for 2-3 minutes each side. Split and lightly toast buns.

    5. Add 1 tsp of creme fraiche on one side of the bun. Add patties, spinach and chutney if using, and serve.

    Photography and styling by Emma Boyd

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