October 20, 2023

Lamb rump steaks with Chinese-style salad

Lamb rump steaks with Chinese-style salad

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Course Main Dish
Cuisine Asian
Servings 4


  • 600 g lamb rumpo steak trimmed


  • 2 cloves garlic finely chopped
  • 2 tsp canola oil
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 1 tsp Chinese five spice
  • 1 tsp salt reduced soy sauce

Pickled carrot

  • 3 tsp sugar
  • 1 tsp fine salt
  • 1 tbsp rice wine vinegar
  • 1 carrot shaved into ribbons


  • 4 cups shredded Chinese cabbage
  • 1 small red capsicum cut into strips
  • 1/2 cup snow peas finely sliced
  • 1 cup coriander leaves
  • 1 tbsp toasted sesame seeds
  • 3 tsp rice wine vinegar
  • 2 tsp salt reduced soy sauce
  • 1 tsp sesame oil


  • To pickle the carrots: Place the sugar, salt and vinegar into a wide-base bowl and stir until dissolved. Add the carrot, stir well and set aside to pickle for 30 minutes. Drain before serving.
  • Mix together the marinade ingredients in a mixing bowl. Add the lamb and coat well. Set aside for 15 minutes.
  • Preheat a chargrill or barbecue to moderately hot and cook the lamb for 2 ½ minutes on each side, or until cooked to your liking. Transfer to a plate, cover loosely with foil and rest for 10 minutes.
  • To make the salad: Place the pickled carrot into a bowl with the salad ingredients and stir to combine.
  • Slice lamb against the grain and serve with the salad.