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Here is a sample recipe from "Albanian Cookbook", which contains over 300 of our treasured recipes.  Please see our newspaper reviews as well.

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Baked Lamb with Mixed Vegetables
 3 pounds stewing lamb
 2 green peppers, chopped
 2 stalks celery, chopped
 2 zucchini or summer squash
 2-3 carrots
 1 pound fresh stringbeans, cleaned and cut
 4 potatoes, quartered
 1 large eggplant
 1 large onion, chopped
 4 tablespoons butter
 1 small can tomato paste or sauce
 1 package frozen okra, or 
   half a pound fresh okra
 salt and pepper to taste

Melt butter in pan and brown meat slowly.  Add onion, celery and seasonings; cook until onion is soft. Stir in tomato sauce or paste and simmer for 10 minutes.  Place cut vegetables in a large roasting pan; add lamb and enough water (approximately 2 cups) to cover vegetables. Bake for 30 minutes in a 400 degree oven.  Reduce oven temperature to 350 degrees and continue baking another 45 minutes or until tender.

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