# Your question: How long does it take to cook a 2 7 kg leg of lamb?

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## How long does a 2.7 kg leg of lamb take to cook?

Roast for 1 hour 45 minutes for medium or until cooked to your liking. Cover with foil. Set aside for 10 minutes to rest before carving.

## How long does it take to cook a 2.4 kg leg of lamb?

So for my recipe I had a 2.4kg leg of lamb so I baked it for 20 minutes at 200C then I baked it at 180C for 2400g/450g which gives me 5.3 x 20min which equals 1 hour and 45 minutes. If you really like pink lamb, take it out after 1 hour and 30 minutes, if you like it well done bake it longer.

## How long does it take to cook a 3 kg leg of lamb?

Place the leg into a roasting tin and roast for about 1 hr 45 mins. Remove the lamb and allow to rest on a board wrapped in foil for at least 30 mins. This will give you lamb that is still slightly pink in the middle. If you prefer your meat well done, cook for 2 hrs, then leave to rest as stated.

## How many people does a 2kg lamb leg feed?

Leg – a whole leg of lamb weighs between 2.25-2.75kg and will feed eight people, but can also be divided into two smaller roasting joints: the knuckle end and the fillet end. Whole legs can also be sliced across, on or off the bone, into leg steaks for grilling.

## How long do I cook lamb for per kg?

The total cooking times for a leg of lamb (medium done) are as follows:

1. 750g – 1 hour 5 minutes.
2. 1kg – 1 hour 15 minutes.
3. 1.5kg – 1 hour 40 minutes.
4. 2kg – 2 hours 5 minutes.
5. 2.25kg – 2 hours 30 minutes.
6. 2.50kg – 2 hours 50 minutes.
7. 2.75kg – 3 hours.

## What temperature should a leg of lamb be cooked to?

Internal Temperatures for Bone-in Leg of Lamb

1. Rare: 125°F (about 15 minutes per pound)
2. Medium-Rare: 130°F to 135°F (about 20 minutes per pound)
3. Medium: 135°F to 140°F (about 25 minutes per pound)
4. Well-Done: 155°F to 165°F (about 30 minutes per pound)

## How long do you cook lamb for?

Half leg, whole leg, boneless leg and part-boned shoulder

1. Half leg or whole leg. Medium – 25 minutes per 500g, plus 25 minutes. Well done – 30 minutes per 500g, plus 30 minutes.
2. Boneless leg. 30 minutes per 500g, plus 30 minutes.
3. Part boned shoulder. 60 minutes per 500g, plus 30 minutes.

## How long does half leg of lamb take to cook?

Season the lamb with salt and freshly ground black pepper and place in the oven. For medium cook the lamb for 25 minutes per 500g + 25 minutes. For well done cook for 30 minutes per 500g +30 minutes. Remove from the oven and rest for 20 minutes before carving.

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## How do you cook lamb shoulder Delia?

Place the joint into a roasting tin, sprinkle the surface with the sea salt and place it in the oven. After 30 minutes’ cooking time, reduce the oven temperature to gas mark 4, 350F, 180C and leave the meat to cook for 1½-1¾ hours, basting the surface of the meat halfway through.

## What temperature should lamb be cooked to Celsius?

THE MEAT THERMOMETER TEST

Rare 60°C. Medium rare 60–65°C. Medium 65–70°C. Medium well done 70°C.