indian mutton recipes Archive

  • Cold darker evenings with knee-deep snow outside the window, a steaming pot of stewed lamb on the stove, whose aromatic smells wafting through the house and a hot cup of tea snugly fitted in your palm and good book on your lap are perhaps the best ways to enjoy the winter luxuries. Winter is the season that I loved most for many reasons. I know it is equally unpardonable to talk about the warmth of winter in scorching heat of […]

    Lamb korma in saffron and almond sauce – fiction to table

    Cold darker evenings with knee-deep snow outside the window, a steaming pot of stewed lamb on the stove, whose aromatic smells wafting through the house and a hot cup of tea snugly fitted in your palm and good book on your lap are perhaps the best ways to enjoy the winter luxuries. Winter is the season that I loved most for many reasons. I know it is equally unpardonable to talk about the warmth of winter in scorching heat of […]

  • Every Bengali meal ends with a sweet note and so the series on Bengali cuisine too as expected, but this year we are doing it differently. A sweet rossogolla or a mango sandesh should be the fitting finale to grand poila baisakh luncheon, but we are concluding the series with Calcutta’s Mutton chaap. Yes Calcutta and not Kolkata, the relic of the past is very much evident on its cuisine. Chaap is no traditional Bengali cuisine, it is more Mughlai in origin […]

    Calcutta Mutton Chaap

    Every Bengali meal ends with a sweet note and so the series on Bengali cuisine too as expected, but this year we are doing it differently. A sweet rossogolla or a mango sandesh should be the fitting finale to grand poila baisakh luncheon, but we are concluding the series with Calcutta’s Mutton chaap. Yes Calcutta and not Kolkata, the relic of the past is very much evident on its cuisine. Chaap is no traditional Bengali cuisine, it is more Mughlai in origin […]

  • What can be better on cold wintry days than a steaming pot of muttons with potatoes in a rich and spicy gravy wafting the whole house with its bold flavours ! Nothing brings more comfort to the mind and body than the piping hot-pot of stewed muttons with chunks of potatoes , but for me it takes years to accept their marriage, a match made in heaven ! May be it was a child whims that kept me away from liking the dish, so […]

    Aloo gosht – Mutton and potatoes with bit of extra spices

    What can be better on cold wintry days than a steaming pot of muttons with potatoes in a rich and spicy gravy wafting the whole house with its bold flavours ! Nothing brings more comfort to the mind and body than the piping hot-pot of stewed muttons with chunks of potatoes , but for me it takes years to accept their marriage, a match made in heaven ! May be it was a child whims that kept me away from liking the dish, so […]

  • Wishing my fellow Indian “ Very Happy Republic day“, India rocks, Indian food rocks, and there are off course tons of things that needs to be straighten up before we can actually and rightfully say this. But on an optimistic note, we look forward to the golden days when finally the serpents of corruption and poverty will cease to hiss. Now, this post is going to my 200 th post…which calls for something special, and as I was prepping up […]

    Mangsho ghugni / Mutton keema curry with peas soaked in Bengali flavour

    Wishing my fellow Indian “ Very Happy Republic day“, India rocks, Indian food rocks, and there are off course tons of things that needs to be straighten up before we can actually and rightfully say this. But on an optimistic note, we look forward to the golden days when finally the serpents of corruption and poverty will cease to hiss. Now, this post is going to my 200 th post…which calls for something special, and as I was prepping up […]