Monday, April 30, 2007

Mutton Masala Chops


1 lb - Mutton chops
2 - Tomato, finely chopped
1/4 cup - Curds
1 tsp - Coriander powder
1 tsp - Red chili powder
1/2 tsp - Turmeric powder
1/2 tsp - Cumin powder/ Jeera
1.5 cup - water
Salt to taste

Grind to paste

1 medium size - Onion
1 inch piece - Ginger
2 - Green chili
6 flakes - Garlic


1 cup - Coriander leaves, chopped
1/2 tsp - Garam masala powder


1 ) Heat oil in a pressure cooker, add the ground ingredients and fry till golden brown.

2 ) Add chili powder, turmeric, coriander and cumin powder. Stir and fry for a second. Add tomato and yogurt. Stir and fry till tomatoes are well mashed and oil separates.
3 ) Add mutton chops and salt to taste. Fry till chops are brown. Add water and pressure cook for 3 to 4 whistles. Take off stove, cool and open pressure cooker.

4 ) Place cooker back on stove. Add coriander leaves and garam masala. Cook till the gravy is thick. Take off the stove and serve.

Serve hot with kerala porotta or roti.


seena said...

wow, mouth watering! looks delicious..

Richa said...

hey the pic looks great, lovely color to the gravy. am sure the base can be adapted to a veg dish.

Asha said...

WOW!! Pravs,photo looks gorgeous.How did you make that look like it's floating?!Really great.

Thanks for the recipe.Looks delicious.

Mishmash ! said...

Hey nice pic ! and looks great ...this is going into my must try list..will let u know :)


Pravs said...

Hi Seena : Thanks

Hi Richa :Thanks.I think you could try with veg dish.

Hi Asha : I was fascinated by sig's floating i played around with photoshop and got this effect :D I am happy you liked it.

Hi Shn : Thanks. Please do let me know :D

Reena said...

pravs, remind me not come to your blog around lunch time. :)):)). this is in my must try list too. what a mouthtwatering mutton masala. did you make kerala porotta too?

Sig said...

Pravs... I am sitting at work hungry waiting for siv since my car is in the shop... I saw the title and knew I shouldn't visit you... now I am drooling all over my keyboard :D . I can't wait for you to move back to Seattle to pop in for a quick meal...

The floating pic looks great ;)

Pravs said...

Hi Reena : I didn't make the porotta. Do give this recipe a try :D

Hi Sig : Oh yeah, even i am just as eager to taste all that wonderful dishes you cook :D

My floating pic is nothing as close as yours. Just a beginner.

remya said...

wow!!!! great pic....Nammunde nadan porottaum n mutton curry...hmmm mouth watering...beautiful pravs....

Sonia said...

Tried it out with regular mutton pieces... and it turned out delicious!! Thanks a lot for the recipe :).

Pravs said...

Sonia : Thanks for the feedback. Happy to know it turned out well for you :)

priti said...

hi, tried this today and was simply superb. my husband loves mutton and i was searching for a great recipe and i found it!!!!! Thanks for this great recipe. I would recommend this recipe to any one who loves mutton... thank you once again. :)

Pravs said...

Priti : wow, what a great feedback :) Thank you.

dc said...

i tried dis one...
turned good
thnx 4 d recipe