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Enjoy this delicious lamb shanks recipe for the slow cooker when you get home from a long hard day at the cricket or shops. You can also use a slow cooker if you spend all day at work!

Slow Cooker Recipes:

Slow Cooked Lamb Shanks in Red Wine



  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • 2 Tbsp plain flour
  • Salt and pepper
  • 4 lamb shanks, trimmed
  • 1 brown onion, chopped
  • 2 crushed cloves of garlic
  • 160ml red wine
  • 1 can crushed tomatoes
  • 1 Tbsp tomato paste
  • 1 Tbsp chopped parsley
  • Wooden spoon for stirring


  1. Mix flour, salt and pepper together in a bowl.
  2. Coat lamb shanks well in flour mixture.
  3. Heat oil in a frying pan.
  4. Add onions and garlic and cook for 3 minutes or until onion is soft.
  5. Add wine, tomatoes, tomato paste and parsley to mixture and combine with wooden spoon.
  6. Transfer mixture to slow cooker and place lamb shanks on top.
  7. Set slow cooker 5 hours on low.

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