How to make Palak Gosht -

Mutton cooked with spinach and other masalas.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Spinach (पालक), Mutton (मटन)

Cuisine : Punjabi

Course : Main Course Mutton

You can also find more Main Course Mutton recipes like Mutton Ishtew Bhuna Gosht Masoor Dal Keema Salt And Pepper Crispy Lamb

Palak Gosht

Palak Gosht Recipe Card


Hindi: palak
Treasure house of vitamins and minerals, spinach must be included in the week's menu. The usage can be varied: chopped spinach leaves cooked with potatoes is a semi-wet vegetable with rotis, a few spinach leaves thrown in with mixed vegetables and turned into a soup is lovely on a cold winter night, chopped and blanched spinach makes a different sort of raita, spinach puree can be used in cutlets or kababs, the list goes on.

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Palak Gosht Recipe

  • Spinach bunch 1 large

  • Mutton on bone, cut into 2 inch pieces 750 grams

  • Oil 3 tablespoons

  • Black cardamom 1

  • Cinnamon 1 inch

  • Green cardamoms 4-5

  • Onions finely chopped 2 medium

  • Garlic cloves 6-7

  • Green chillies 2-3

  • Ginger 1 inch

  • Coriander powder 1 tablespoon

  • Cumin powder 1 teaspoon

  • Tomatoes chopped 2 medium

  • Salt to taste

  • Tomato puree ½ cup

  • Butter 1 tablespoon

  • Yogurt 3-4 tablespoons


Step 1

Heat oil in a pressure cooker. Add black cardamom, cinnamon and green cardamoms and sauté till fragrant. Add onions and sauté till golden.

Step 2

Grind together garlic, green chillies and ginger to a fine paste.

Step 3

Add the ground paste to the pressure cooker, mix and sauté for 30 seconds. Add coriander powder and cumin powder and mix well.

Step 4

Add tomatoes and salt, mix well and cook till tomatoes turn pulpy. Add mutton, mix and cook on high heat for 2-3 minutes.

Step 5

Roughly chop spinach leaves.

Step 6

Add tomato puree to the mutton, mix and cook for a minute. Add spinach, mix and cook for a minute. Add butter, mix well and cook for a minute. Add yogurt, mix well, cover and pressure cook till 3 whistles are given out.

Step 7

Serve hot.

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