Mutton Ghee Roast

Boneless mutton cooked and cooked in ghee with a roasted spice masala. This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

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Mutton Ghee Roast
Main Ingredients Boneless mutton, Ghee
Cuisine Indian
Course Main Course Mutton
Prep Time 31-40 minutes
Cook time 21-25 minutes
Serve 4
Taste Spicy
Level of Cooking Easy
Others Non Veg

Ingredients list for Mutton Ghee Roast

  • 250 grams Boneless mutton cut into pieces and cooked
  • 3 tablespoons Ghee
  • 4-5 Dried red chillies
  • 1 tablespoon Coriander seeds
  • 1 teaspoon Cumin seeds
  • 8-10 Black peppercorns
  • 4-5 Cloves
  • 6-8 Garlic cloves
  • 1 teaspoon Tamarind pulp
  • ¼ teaspoon Turmeric powder
  • 3 tablespoons Yogurt whisked
  • to taste Salt
  • 1 tablespoon Jaggery (gur) chopped


  1. Line a serving bowl with a banana leaf.
  2. Dry-roast dried red chillies in a non-stick pan till fragrant. Transfer into a grinder.
  3. Heat 1 tablespoon ghee into the same non-stick pan. Add coriander seeds, cumin seeds, peppercorns, cloves and garlic and sauté for 30 seconds.
  4. Grind together the roasted dried red chillies along with roasted spices, tamarind pulp and 2-3 tablespoons water to make a smooth mixture.
  5. Heat remaining ghee in another non-stick pan. Add ground paste and sauté for 1 minute. Add turmeric powder and sauté for 30 seconds.
  6. Add yogurt, mix and cook for 1 minute. Add cooked mutton, mix and cook for 2-3 minutes.
  7. Add salt and jaggery, mix and cook for 2-3 minutes.
  8. Serve hot.