Slow-Roasted Glazed Lamb Shoulder with Spring Vegetables

Preparation info

  • Serves

    6 to 8

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

Mediterranean Clay Pot Cooking: Traditional and Modern Recipes to Savor and Share

Mediterranean Clay Pot Cooking

By Paula Wolfert

Published 2009

  • About

This terrific method for slow-roasted lamb shoulder was taught to me by Michelin-rated chef Dominique Bucaille of Haute-Provence, who was adamant that a clay cooking environment is crucial to its success.

Dominique slow roasts the shoulder in a shallow earthenware saucepan called a poêlon in a wood-burning beehive oven. Lacking this oven, he suggests using a Provençal tian, a wide-at-the-top and narrow-at-the-bottom earthenware bowl, so that