Slow Cooker Donor Kebab

I LOVE donor kebabs, especially with a load of chilli sauce and mayo on them. However, with the average chip shop kebab containing around 1000 calories (eek!) it’s not something I eat very often. What the ‘meat’ actually contain can be a bit dubious as well – probably best not to even think about it.

I’d come across lots of different recipes for this ‘fakeaway’ donor kebab, all with different ingredients and methods. Because I am the world’s laziest cook, I of course went for the easiest option – the slow cooker one, and as usual ended up adapting it a little (I never seem to have the right ingredients in!). When we had it, on pitta breads with salad (and chilli sauce!), it tasted just like a donor kebab – without all the grease! It took a few goes to get the timing right, but 5 hours on low seems to be perfect.

Slow Cooker Donor KebabI have no idea how many calories are in this, but if you used lean lamb mince I imagine it wouldn’t even be half of a chip shop one – and you know exactly what has gone into it!

23 thoughts on “Slow Cooker Donor Kebab

  1. Nice and simple, will have to give it a go! And you’re right – it’s nice to have a doner kebab and actually know what meat has gone into it! x

  2. This is amazing. I love kebab but I am also dubious as to what they are actually made with in chip shops! Have never thought of making my own.

  3. Oh my goodness that sounds amazing!! I can’t remember the last time I had a kebab but I do like them, will be trying this out, thanks very much πŸ™‚

  4. I’ve got a recipe for a donor kebab in my fakeaway slimming world book but I haven’t tried it yet. I’ll be making it soon because I haven’t had kebab for months and I’m craving one now!

  5. I would never of thought of that, looks really yummy. Kebabs are my hubby favourite so I think I might be making this very soon. Thanks for sharing xxx

  6. Home made food is always healthier and cheaper than shop bought. Being veggie – we often make veggie kebabs in the summer which we BBQ and have in pittas with salad.

  7. OMG – LOVE THIS!
    My mum got me a slow cooker for Christmas and I need more ideas of recipes to try out! I have pinned it and will link to you when I give it a go and write up the blog post.

    Thanks for sharing lovely!
    Charlotte x

  8. OMG – LOVE THIS!
    My mum got me a slow cooker for Christmas and I need more recipes to cook. This is brilliant, I have pinned it and will link back to you once I’ve done the blog post on it (hope it turns out as good as yours)

    Thanks for sharing lovely.
    Charlotte x

  9. What a fabulous idea! I really need to get myself a slow cooker…I don’t know how many times I see recipes that look fabulous done in one! One for my birthday list I think!

  10. I love a slow cooker recipe. This looks and sounds great. I will have to try it out. Thank you ever so much for linking up to Share With Me. #sharewithme

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