Whole Roast Lamb on a Spit

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By Claudia Roden

Published 1986

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Whole roast lamb or sheep is a festive, ceremonial repast in the Middle East, prepared for parties, festivals and family gatherings. Although the poor can rarely afford meat, there is one day at least when all are assured of eating it. This is at the Eid-el-Kurban (sometimes called Eid-el-Kibir