Sunday, August 26, 2012

Lamb curry or simple Mutton curry

Hi guys, in this post i will tell you easiest way of preparing Lamb Curry.
This recipe will serve 4.

Ingredients:

  • Lamb or Mutton: 500gms
  • Turmeric powder-1 Tsp
  • Chillies-4
  • Onion-3 medium sizes sliced
  • Garam Masala- Cinnamon stick,bay leaf
  • zeera
  • cumin powder-1Tsp
  • Coriander powder-2Tsp
  • Pepper Powder-1Tsp
  • Ginger Garlic paste
  • Coriander leaves
  • Salt-As per taste
  • Oil for cooking
  • Red chilli powder-1 TSP(optional)
  • Papaya-1 slice(optional)
  • Curd-2 Tsp(optional)
Method:
Marinate:
  • Wash mutton thoroughly - add salt ,oil ,curd or yoghurt and turmeric
  • Keep it aside for 1/2 hour
Frying:
  • Heat Oil in a pan
  • Add cumin seeds and garam masalas
  • once pooping sound comes add green chilies and onion
  • Add ginger garlic paste and fry for 2 minutes
  • Once the raw smell of garlic-ginger disappears , add marinated mutton
  • fry for 3 minutes
  • Now make a paste of coriander powder,zeera powder,turmeric powder and pepper powder
  • add this paste and fry until you can smell the flavours of fried mutton
  •  if cooking in a cooker ,to this add 1/2 cup of water and wait for next 5 whistles in low flame
  • If cooking in a pan add 2 cups of water and let it boil for  next 20-30 minutes
Once the lamb becomes tender...garnish it with coriander leaves and the Dish is ready to be served.

Enjoy cooking........
Note: Lamb already consists of lots of Fat(oil) so do not add to much oil ....use optimum amount only.

By: Sushmita Pandit