How to make Lamb Cutlets -

Mint leaves add a wonderful flavour and freshness to these delicious mutton mince cutlets.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Lamb mince (कीमा), White bread slices (सफेद ब्रेड)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Lamb Cutlets

Lamb Cutlets Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Lamb Cutlets Recipe

  • Lamb mince 500 grams

  • White bread slices 2

  • Onion finely chopped 1 medium

  • Fresh mint leaves ½ cup

  • Green chillies finely chopped 2

  • Garam masala powder 1 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Oil to deep fry

  • Eggs 4-5

  • Bread crumbs ½ cup

  • Tomato ketchup to serve


Step 1

Soak bread slices in ½ cup water and squeeze out extra water.

Step 2

Blend together mutton mince, drained bread slices, onions, mint leaves, chillies, garam masala powder, salt in a food processor till smooth. Transfer this mixture into a bowl.

Step 3

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 4

Break eggs in another bowl, add salt and whisk well.

Step 5

Spread breadcrumbs on a plate.

Step 6

Dampen palms with water, take a portion of mince mixture and shape into cutlet. Similarly prepare the rest. Dip the prepared cutlets in egg mixture, coat them in breadcrumbs and deep-fry in hot oil till golden and crisp on both the sides. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 7

Serve hot with tomato ketchup.

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