Mutton Dalcha | How to make Mutton Dalcha

By Shaheen Ali  |  6th May 2017  |  
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About Mutton Dalcha Recipe

Mutton Dalcha is also commonly known as dal gosht in Hyderabadi Cuisine. The combination of yellow lentils and Bengal gram lentil cooked with mutton pieces and later flavored with Mughlai spices makes a unique and flavorful side dish for Biryani or pulao.

The delicious and mouthwatering Mutton Dalcha is enjoyed by all. This dish is often prepared for special occasions including parties or festivals. Mutton Dalcha is a good option when you want to cook something different . It is an amazing dish which is liked by people of all age groups. The flavourful ingredients are the key to the amazing taste of Mutton Dalcha. Shaheen Ali shared Mutton Dalcha recipe which can serve 4 people. The step by step process with pictures will help you learn how to make the delicious Mutton Dalcha. Try this delicious Mutton Dalcha recipe at home and surprise your family and friends. You can connect with the Shaheen Ali of Mutton Dalcha by commenting on the page. In case you have any questions around the ingredients or cooking process. The Mutton Dalcha can also be given a rating. The "What's cooking" feature can be used to share your experience when you make Mutton Dalcha with other users

Mutton Dalcha

Ingredients to make Mutton Dalcha

  • 300 gms Mutton pieces
  • 3/4 cup Bengal gram dal
  • 2 tbsp ginger garlic paste
  • 1.5 tbsp coriander powder
  • 1/2tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 2 green chilies
  • 3 onions, thin sliced
  • 2 tbsp ghee

How to make Mutton Dalcha

  1. Cut the mutton into 1-inch cubes. Soak the chana dal in water for 30 minutes.
  2. Boil the dal with 1/4 Tsp. turmeric powder and enough water until tender. Mash well and set aside.
  3. Fry two sliced onions till they are crisp. Crush and keep aside.
  4. Heat oil, add the remaining sliced onion and fry till brown.
  5. Add the ginger-garlic paste, remaining turmeric powder and fry till light brown, then add the mutton and fry till oil separates.
  6. Add chili powder, coriander powder, and 2 cups water and cook till the mutton is tender.
  7. To the mutton add the mashed dal, crushed fried onions, 1/2-1 cup warm water and salt to taste. Simmer till completely cooked.
  8. Serve hot.

My Tip:

You can also add few whole spices to give some extra spiciness to the dish.

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