Chinese Lamb with Fennel,Chilli and Cumin

Chinese Lamb with Fennel,Chilli and Cumin

Cooking time


  1. Place the fennel into a hot pan with oil and cook until caramelised. Add garlic and stir, add chilli , cumin and cook for 1 minute. Transfer into a bowl set aside.
  2. Return the pan to the heat add oil and lamb. Allow the lamb to cook without stirring so it gets a good colour. Once the lamb has colour turn over and add soy sauce, rice wine vinegar, caster sugar, oyster sauce and spring onions.
  3. Return the fennel to the pan and check for seasoning. Add coriander roots and sesame seeds too to coat.

Garnish with the greens part of the spring onions to serve.

Ingredients Chevron Icon

Cobram Estate Light Extra Virigin Olive Oil

1 fennel bulb, sliced

3 garlic cloves, thinly sliced

1 Tbs dried chilli

1 Tbs cumin seeds

3 Lamb steaks , thinly sliced

2 Tbs soy sauce

2 Tbs rice wine vinegar

2 Tbs caster sugar

2 Tbs oyster sauce

2 spring onions, sliced

¼ cup sesame seeds

coriander roots , finely chopped