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Shish Kebab

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  Leg lamb 1 Pound
  Bay leaves 2
  Olive oil 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Tomatoes 8
  Lemon juice 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Onions 8 , quartered and separated
  Wine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Green peppers 1 , cut in 1 inch squares
  Oregano sprig 1
  Mushroom caps 8
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), chopped
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste

Cut a leg of lamb into 1 to 2 inch cubes.
Combine olive oil, lemon juice, and wine and pour this marinade over the meat.
Sprinkle with salt and pepper, oregano, and garlic.
Add 1 or 2 bay leaves and place quartered tomatoes and onion pieces on top of meat.
Weigh down with a heavy plate, cover, and refrigerate overnight.
Skewer meat, alternating with tomatoes, onions, green peppers, and mushroom caps, if desired.
Cook skewers over charcoal (or in oven broiler), basting and turning occasionally, for about 20-25 minutes or until cooked to taste.

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Side Dish

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