How to make Mangshor Curry -

Bengalis mutton curry with potatoes.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Mutton (मटन), Potatoes (आलू)

Cuisine : Bengali

Course : Main Course Mutton

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Mangshor Curry

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Hindi: gosht
What’s a biryani without some succulent pieces of mutton wrapped in a perfect blend of aromatic spices and herbs!? Yes, though other meats being more common, biryani eaters all over the world can easily swear by mutton. And not just biryanis, curries, bakes and all other preparations with this wonderful meat are always special. Did you know, unlike other dishes, a day-old mutton prep will always be all the more tastier on the palate! Try it the next time you plan on to take on this meat.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 51-60 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Mangshor Curry Recipe

  • Mutton 400 grams

  • Potatoes 4-6 medium

  • Ghee 6 tablespoons

  • Onions,sliced 4 medium

  • Ginger paste 2 teaspoons

  • Garlic paste 1 1/2 teaspoons

  • Red chilli powder 1 1/2 teaspoons

  • Turmeric powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Sugar 1 teaspoon


Step 1

Cut mutton into one inch pieces. Cut potatoes into one inch cubes. Heat ghee in a kadai, add onions and sauté till golden brown. Add ginger paste, garlic paste, red chilli powder and turmeric powder. Sauté for a minute. Add mutton. Cover and cook for five to ten minutes

Step 2

Remove the cover and stir fry on a high heat till all the moisture is absorbed. Add three cups of water. When the water comes to a boil reduce the heat. Add potatoes and sugar, cover and cook for thirty to thirty five minutes or till potatoes and mutton are cooked.

Step 3

Add salt and mix well. Serve hot with rice or luchi or porotha.

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