Scotch Lamb mini kofta burgers served with haloumi

Scotch Lamb mini kofta burgers served with haloumi

4 burgers


  • 400g Scotch Lamb Mince

  • 2 cloves of garlic, crushed

  • Half an onion, very finely chopped

  • 1 teaspoon all spice and 1 teaspoon cinnamon

  • Quarter cup of currants

  • small bunch of parsley chopped

  • 250g Haloumi, thinly sliced

  • 4 toasted rolls, brioche are lovely

  • 2 teaspoons olive oil


  • 250g tomatoes diced

  • Half cup each of: parsley, mint and onion, all finely chopped

  • 1 teaspoon olive oil

  • 1 cup Greek Yoghurt

  • 1 garlic clove crushed

  • Juice of half a lemon

  • Quarter of a cucumber finely chopped

Cooking Method

This is a delicious Scotch Lamb mini kofta burger, the sweetness of the tomato salsa is beautifully offset with the saltines of the Haloumi, a real weeknight winner.

Mini Scotch Lamb Kofta Burger Method

To make the Scotch Lamb mini Kofta burger, combine mince, garlic, onion, all spice, cinnamon, currants, parsley and a pinch of salt in a large mixing bowl, stir well to combine, then shape into small golf-ball-sized meatballs and flatten slightly.


Heat olive oil in a large frying pan over medium-high heat, when oil is hot add kofta burger and fry on both sides for about 10 minutes, until golden brown and cooked through.


To cook haloumi, add a little olive oil to a hot frying pan, add haloumi and cook for a minute or so on each side until golden.

Tomato Salsa Method

To make the tomato salsa, combine tomatoes, parsley, mint, red onion olive oil and a pinch of salt in a mixing bowl and stir. Set aside

Yogurt Sauce Method

To make the yoghurt sauce, add yoghurt, garlic, lemon juice, cucumber and salt in a mixing bowl, stir and taste, set aside.

Serving suggestions

Assemble the mini burgers topped with Haloumi and salsa on the side

Where can I buy Scotch Beef, Scotch Lamb and Specially Selected Pork?

Scotch Beef, Scotch Lamb PGI and Specially Selected Pork are available at most supermarkets, usually at the butcher counter. Just ask the counter staff if you’re not sure.

You can also buy Scotch Beef PGI, Scotch Lamb PGI and Specially Selected Pork at independent butchers.

Find your nearest at our sister site below.

Scotch Butchers Club

If you’re not in the mood for cooking, Scotch Beef PGI is also served at many quality restaurants. Find one near you at our sister site below.

Scotch Beef Club

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