Lamb Koftas with Turkish Garlic Yoghurt Sauce

Published 17th August, 2021

Cuisine: Turkish   Serves: 4

Preparation: 30 Mins   Cooking: 20 Mins


  • 500gm Barossa Fine Foods Lamb Koftas
  • 2 Lebanese Cucumbers
  • ¼ Bunch Mint
  • ¼ Bunch Flat leaf Parsley
  • 1 Small Red Onion, finely sliced
  • Mixed Salad Leaves

Turkish Yogurt Dip

  • 1½ Cups Greek Yoghurt
  • ¼ Cup Olive Oil
  • 1 tbls Lemon Juice
  • 3 Cloves Garlic, minced
  • Sea Salt
  • Black Pepper

Flat Bread

  • 1 Cup Greek Yoghurt
  • 1 ½ Cups Self Raising Flour
  • Sea Salt
  • 2 tbls Flat Leaf Parsley


  1. Firstly make the yoghurt dip, place the yogurt, olive oil, lemon juice and minced garlic in a bowl. Season with sea salt and black pepper. Mix well until all ingredients are well combined.
  2. To make the flat bread, combine the yogurt, self raising flour, a pinch of sea salt and the chopped parsley in a large bowl, mix until a dough forms, kneed for a couple of minutes. Rest for five minutes. Divide the dough into equally portions (4 large or 8 smaller) roll each portion into a ball. Roll each ball out on a floured board with a rolling pin to a thickness of 2-3mm.
  3. In a dry fry pan over medium heat, cook each flatbread for 2-3 minutes on one side and 1 minute on the other until puffed, lightly browned and cooked through.
  4. Slice the cucumbers and red onions, mix with the salad leaves and herbs.
  5. Cook the koftas on the barbecue or in a frypan, serve with the salad, flatbreads and salad.