Lamb Stew with Parsnips, Prunes, and Chickpeas

Lamb Stew with Parsnips, Prunes, and Chickpeas
Photo by Scott Phillips

Ingredients

  • ½ tsp. cayenne
  • 1 Tbs. chopped fresh cilantro or flat-leaf parsley
  • 4 medium cloves garlic, roughly chopped
  • 1 medium yellow onion, peeled and stuck with 1 whole clove
  • 2 tsp. cumin seed, toasted and ground
  • 3 lb. boneless leg of lamb, cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 2 medium carrots, cut into 3-inch pieces
  • + 12 more ingredients
    • 2 cups cooked chickpeas, rinsed if canned
    • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
    • 2 Tbs. unsalted butter or olive oil
    • 1 large yellow onion, cut into small dice
    • 1 bay leaf
    • 1 lb. medium parsnips, peeled, cored, and cut into 2-inch pieces
    • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
    • ½ cup tomato purée
    • 1 three-inch cinnamon stick
    • 2 tsp. coriander seed, toasted and ground
    • 18 pitted prunes, halved
    • 1 Tbs. paprika

Position a rack in the center of the oven and heat the oven to 350°F. Season the lamb with 2 tsp. salt and 1/2 tsp. pepper. In a 5- to 6-quart Dutch oven, combine the lamb, carrots, onion, cinnamon, bay leaf, and enough water to cover. Cover and braise in the oven until the meat is very tender, a...

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