Focus on Scotch Lamb PGI cuts, joints and offal: whole leg of lamb



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This is the Scotch Lamb hind leg which is removed from the carcass at a point between the cartilage disc of the 1st and 2nd lumbar vertebrae (contains chump). Click to discover a range of excellent Scotch Lamb recipes added by other chefs and suppliers.

Average weight

Depends on carcase size.

Approximate yield

Approx. 30% lost on removal of bone.


The whole leg is left entire. This is a premium cut, which offers several alternative methods of preparation.


Ideal to be further prepared as bone in, boneless, seamed individual muscles or steaked.

Cooking techniques

Grill Oven Fry Stew

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Standard Supplier 21st September 2016

Focus on Scotch Lamb PGI cuts, joints and offal: whole leg of lamb