Thursday, May 30, 2013

Indian Style Lamb Chops / Mutton Chops


Lamb Chops / Mutton Chops

Preparation time: 10 minutes
Cooking time  45 minutes ~ 60 minutes
Serves : 4
Sources: sarasyummybites

Ingredients:
1 lb mutton chops
2 medium size onions, chopped
1 ~ 2 green chilies split into two
1  tbsp ginger garlic paste
2 medium size tomato, chopped
1/4 cup minced Cilantro
1 cup ~ 1/2 cup water or as needed
Salt to taste

Masala powders:
1/2 tsp turmeric powder
1 1/2 ~ 2 tsp red chill powder
1 ~ 1 1/2 tsp coriander powder
1/2 tsp garam masala powder

For Grinding:
2  tbsp chopped onions
2 ~ 3 tbsp coconut pieces
2 tbsp broken cashews
3/4 tsp fennel seeds
1/2 tsp ~ 1 tsp whole pepper corns to taste.

For Seasoning:
3 tbsp oil
1/2 tsp fennel seeds
1 string curry leaves

Method:
  • Wash mutton chops 3 ~ 4 times in plenty of water.
  • Heat oil in a pressure pan, add seasoning ingredients one by one followed by chopped onions and saute till it become transparent and glossy.
Lamb Chops / Mutton Chops
  • Add mutton chops and saute for 2 ~ 3 minutes and add ginger garlic paste. Stir in between to avoid sticking to the pan.
  • Throw in tomatoes, saute for few seconds and add all masala powder and fry for few seconds.
  • Stir in water to the chops mixture and pressure cook the mixture to 4 to 6 whistle or till done. 
Lamb Chops / Mutton Chops
  • Turn off the heat and allow  pressure to drop. Meanwhile ground the grinding ingredients into fine paste.
  • Open the pressure pan lid and heat the mixture in medium heat in same pan or in a separate pan.
Lamb Chops / Mutton Chops
  • When it starts to boil, add cilantro and ground paste and cook for 10 minutes or until mixture thickens to required consistency.
  • Serve hot with steamed rice or roti.
Lamb Chops / Mutton Chops

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