Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Mutton Biryani / Easy Biryani Recipes

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Mutton Biryani:
Mutton Biryani is one of the most exquisite, loved and favored dish in India. This is my Mom’s delicious recipe. The very thought of this biryani, will tickle the taste buds , which involves mutton pieces cooked in aromatic spices, ginger, garlic, mint leaves and yoghurd. 
This rice dish has  a prime place in most of the special occasions and get together parties…!!!
Here is the easy to follow recipe for you to giv a try…:)
Ingredients:
  • Mutton                          - ½ kg
  • Basmati rice                  - 2 cup
  • Green chilly                   - 2 or 3
  • Ginger                          - ½ inch piece
  • Garlic                            - 6 pods
  • Cashew                         - 5
  • Fried onion pieces         - ¼ cup
  • Yoghurd                       - 1 small cup
  • Onion                           - 2
  • Tomato                         - 2
  • Ghee                            - 2 tbsp
  • Oil                                - 3 tbsp
  • Turmeric pwd                - a pinch
  • Red chilly pwd              - 1 tbsp
  • Biryani masala pwd       - ½ tbsp
  • Fresh lemon juice          - 1 tbsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Chopped mint and coriander leaves    
Spices needed:
  • Cloves                          - 3
  • Cinnamon                     - 1
  • Carmamom                   - 1
  • Saunf                           - ½ tsp
  • Cumin                           - 1 tsp
  • Bay leaf                        - 1
  • Marathi moggu              - 1
Method:
  1. Wash mutton and drain water completely.
  2. Make a paste of green chillies, ginger, garlic, cashew and fried onion.
  3. Add ½ cup yoghurd to the paste and marinate the mutton pieces thoroughly for ½ an hour.
  4. Meanwhile, wash basmati rice and soak in water for 5 mins.
  5. Drain and keep it aside.
  6. Chop onion, tomato to pieces.
  7. Heat ghee and oil in a pressure pan.
  8. Add cloves, cinnamon, cardamom, saunf, cumin, bay leaves and marati moggu and allow to crackle.
  9. Add onion pieces and fry to golden.
  10. Add, mint and coriander leaves and sauté for 2 mins.
  11. Add turmeric pwd, red chilly pwd and combine well.
  12. Add chopped tomatoes and stir till oil separates.
  13. Now add the marinated mutton and sauté for 5 mins.
  14. Add 1 cup of water and pressure cook it, upto 3 whistles.
  15. Once the pressure goes, remove the lid and mix the contents.
  16. Now add the drained basmati rice, biryani masala pwd, yoghurd and salt.
  17. Add 2 ½ cups of water and combine well.
  18. Turn on the heat again
  19. Pressure cook upto 1 whistle and simmer the flame for 5 more mins.
  20. Turn off the flame.
  21. Once pressure is off, remove the lid, add a tbsp of fresh lemon juice and combine gently.
  22. Serve hot with onion raita or any gravy.
  1. Tasty n spicy Mutton Biryani ready to enjoy…:)
         Meet you in next post…!!!
Lots of Love

46 comments:

  1. Wowww, mouthwatering mutton briyani, makes me hungry..am drooling here even after having my dinner..

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  2. that looks really delicious... Tempting mutton briyani...

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  3. Fantastic looking dish!

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  4. That looks absolutely to die for!

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  5. Mutton biryani is my addiction:) Thanks for the superb recipe. Lovely snap, makes me hungry now:)

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  6. Owh my GOD! I simply love mutton briyani! Ur version looks soooo tempting...I'm salivating here! :D~~~~

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  7. Hi Jay

    Just looking at it makes me hungry. Very Very nice looking Biriyani. Must have been finished wthin minutes.

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  8. Mutton biriyani.. always our fav..

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  9. What a perfect looking biriyani Jay..way to go...

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  10. I am drooling here ........ the biriyani looks yummm


    Cheers n Happy Cooking,
    Satrupa

    satrupa-foodforthought.blogspot.com

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  11. I am drooling here ........ the biriyani looks yummm


    Cheers n Happy Cooking,
    Satrupa

    satrupa-foodforthought.blogspot.com

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  12. Awesome briyani. My husband loves mutton a lot. Bookmarked, will definitely try it.

    http://aaha-oho.blogspot.com/

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  13. wow...so tempting mouth watering click jay...Love it...My all time favorite...I love mutton briyani very much than chicken...

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  14. yummy briyani and perfectly cooked!

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  15. Looks so tempting..

    Best Regards
    Sulagna
    http://e-senseofspicenfragrance-sulagna.blogspot.com/

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  16. Hi Jay,

    Yummy biryani...Always a fvorite of mine...

    Dr.Sameena@

    www.myeasytocookrecipes.blogspot.com
    www.lovelypriyanka.blogspot.com

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  17. mouthwatering .....yummy...tasty looking biryani

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  18. Mutton biryani looks exotic, delicious, spicy and yummy. Must be very very tasty.

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  19. Looks truly d mouthwatering, authentic biryani!!Well done...n it being ur mom`s recipe must make it all d more special!!

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  20. Hi jay , iam a vegetarian. but i am going to try this weekend with veegies.. will let u know :)

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  21. Dear Friends,

    Thanx ALL for your wonderful comments....truly its motivating ...:)

    Have a sweet day...!!!

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  22. Slurp! Very yummy and droolworthy biryani! Yum! So tasty!

    Nandini's Food Page

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  23. wowww mouthwatering n tempting briyani...

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  24. This is a beautiful mutton dish. It is even more special because it is your mother's. Thanks for sharing.

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  25. MUTTON BIRIYANI IS THE BEST!

    :-)

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  26. Super Briyani Jay. Your version is slightly different than mine. I voted for you in Project Food Blog. Good Luck Gal !!

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  27. Thanx for the compliment dear Friends..:)

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  28. Dear Shabitha...Thanx a ton for your love n support...:)

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  29. superb...superb....superb........

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  30. wow what delicious biryani jay ...u r a gr8 cook dear ..

    Satya
    http://www.superyummyrecipes.com

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  31. This looks wonderful Jay! Very tastey and healthy!

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  32. wow the biryani looks delicious ........

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  33. Biriyani, esp mutton biriyani is my most fav dish..This looks fabulous..Am drooling here..

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  34. Your mutton briyani looks so tasty I wish I could have some.

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  35. Yummy.Tempting.But too complicated for me to try,and cant wait to eat.

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  36. Yummy.Tempting.But too complicated for me to try,and cant wait to eat.

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  37. Yummy.Tempting.But too complicated for me to try,and cant wait to eat.

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  38. I appreciate your comments...Plz visit often..;)

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  39. I always wanted to try this dish. Now that I have this family recipe I will do it more confident of its success. Thanks for sharing!

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  40. takes me to sundays in India when we had briyani every sunday....lovely recipe! :)

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  41. Tried this recipe today and it turned out to be simply awesome !! Thanks for the wonderful recipe :-)

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