Mutton Rogan Josh | How to make Mutton Rogan Josh

By Sujata Limbu  |  10th Sep 2015  |  
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About Mutton Rogan Josh Recipe

This delicious mutton dish is one of the most well known and widely loved delicacy of Kashmiri cuisine.

Mutton Rogan Josh

Ingredients to make Mutton Rogan Josh

  • 800 grams mutton (cut into pieces)
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 5-6 Black peppercorns
  • 7-8 cloves
  • 3-4 Black cardamoms
  • 4-6 inch pieces Ratanjot (Alkanet)
  • 1/2 teaspoon asafoetida
  • 4 tablespoons oil
  • 1 tablespoon coriander powder
  • 1 tablespoon red chilli powder
  • 2 teaspoons fennel seed powder
  • 1 tablespoon dry ginger powder
  • 1 cup yogurt whisked
  • salt according to taste

How to make Mutton Rogan Josh

  1. Heat the oil in a pan/kadhai.
  2. Once the oil is hot, put in the cinnamon stick, peppercorns, cardamoms, cloves, asafoetida together. Sauté and cook till the fragrance of the spices fills the room.
  3. Next, add in the mutton pieces and cook this on medium flame. Continue stirring and cooking for 10-15 minutes until the meat changes to a reddish brown colour.
  4. Then lower the flame, pour in a little water and let it simmer and cook for another 12-15 minutes.
  5. Now, add in the coriander powder, red chilli powder, dry ginger powder, fennel powder along with salt. Stir well so that the spices combine well with the meat.
  6. Finally pour in the yogurt along with 2 cups of water. Cover with a lid and cook for 55-60 minutes, while continuously stirring in between this time.
  7. Serve hot with a plate of freshly cooked rice.

Reviews for Mutton Rogan Josh (4)

Raju Paruthi2 years ago

अच्छा है

Naheed Waziri3 years ago

will try In shaAllah

Titir Pande3 years ago


Gulshan Kumar Pradhan3 years ago

Looks yummy......