Mutton Shami kebab

By Afroz Shaikh  |  21st Feb 2016  |  
4.7 from 2 reviews Rate It!
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About Mutton Shami kebab Recipe

This is one of the most soft and tastiest Awadhi kebabs recipe.

Mutton Shami kebab

Ingredients to make Mutton Shami kebab

  • 500 gms Mutton mince
  • 1 egg
  • 2 green chillies
  • 1/2 bunch coriander leaves
  • 1/2 bunch mint leaves
  • 2 onion
  • 1 Whole garlic pod
  • 6-7 Whole red chillis
  • 2 bay leaves
  • 2 tsp Whole garam masala
  • 200 gms chana dal
  • oil for frying
  • salt to taste

How to make Mutton Shami kebab

  1. Soak the channa dal for an hour. In a pressure cooker, add the mutton mince and soaked chana daal.
  2. Add the whole garam masala, whole red chillies,1 pod of peeled and crushed garlic, bay leaves, one sliced onion, salt and mix well. Cover it and and cook until the daal is tender.
  3. When the pressure cooker cools down open it, if any water is there dry it on a high flame. Then little at a time, put this mixture into the mixer jar and grind it to form a smooth paste.
  4. Take this kebab mixture, add the chopped onion, chopped green chilies, mint and coriander leaves and mix well. Then take a golf ball size portion and make small tikkis, dunk it in the beaten egg and shallow fry them.
  5. Serve hot with parathas, round sliced onion and green chutney.

My Tip:

Fry it on a medium heat with a little oil to get the perfect kebabs.

Reviews for Mutton Shami kebab (2)

Anindita Das3 years ago

It was just awesome everybody liked it..

Deviyani Srivastava4 years ago

Would love to see a picture!