Mutton Rogan Josh

Another version of the famous Kashmiri dish.

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Main Ingredients Mutton, Yogurt
Cuisine Kashmiri
Course Main Course Mutton
Prep Time 26-30 minutes
Cook time 41-50 minutes
Serve 4
Taste Mild
Level of Cooking Easy
Others Non Veg

Ingredients list for Mutton Rogan Josh

  • 1 kilogram Mutton cut into 1 cm pieces
  • 1 cup Yogurt
  • 5 cloves Garlic crushed
  • 1 tablespoon Ginger chopped
  • to taste Salt
  • 3 tablespoons Ghee
  • 1 inch stick Cinnamon
  • 3 Cloves
  • 1 Black cardamom
  • 4 Green cardamoms
  • 2 Onions finely chopped
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons Coriander powder
  • 1 tablespoon Cumin powder
  • 1 teaspoon Fennel seed (saunf) powder
  • 2 teaspoons Red chilli powder
  • 3/4 cup Chicken stock
  • 1 teaspoon Garam masala powder
  • 3 tablespoons coriander leaves chopped
  • 1 tablespoon Mint leaves


  1. Marinate mutton with yogurt, half of the garlic, half of the ginger and salt. Cover and refrigerate for six to eight hours.
  2. Heat ghee in a non stick pan. Add cinnamon, cloves, black cardamom, green cardamoms. Sauté for two minutes.
  3. Add onions, remaining garlic and ginger and sauté till onions are golden brown.
  4. Add coriander powder, cumin powder, fennel powder, red chilli powder. Mix well and sauté for five minutes.
  5. Add marinated mutton. Sauté for eight to ten minutes. Add chicken stock, cover and simmer for fifty to sixty minutes.
  6. Cook uncovered for ten to fifteen minutes more.
  7. Sprinkle garam masala powder and mix well.
  8. Serve hot garnished with mint and coriander leaves.