Basic Lamb Curry
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Author vahchef Yield No Value
Published Oct 11, 2007 Cooking Time 1 hour
Recipe Type Non Veg-Main Preparation Time 30 min
Ingredient Lamb Standing Time 1 hour
Description: Lamb curry is popular dish from the Kashmiri cuisine known as Rogan josh. Meaty lamb cooked exceptionally well in a delicious blend of aromatic spices and flavors indulging your taste buds in a creamy, rich, spicy, aromatic and exotic meat dish that you will always crave for!

Recipe of Basic Lamb Curry

Ingredient Name Quantity Unit
Cumin Pdr 1 Tablespoons
Ginger Garlic Paste 1 Tablespoons
Gr Chillies 2 Numbers
Lamb 500 Grams
Oil 1 Tablespoons
Pepper Pdr 1/2 Teaspoons
Turmeric 1 Pinch
Red Cilli Pdr 1 Teaspoons
Coconut Pdr 1 Tablespoons
Whole Garam Masala, Cardamom,clove,cinnamon 3 Piece
Cumin 1 Teaspoons
Coriander Pdr 2 Tablespoons
Coriander Leaves 1/4 Bottle
Chopped Onion 2 Small
Salt 1 To Taste


  1. Add oil to hot pan, add whole spices, cumin and chopped onion. Cook till they are slightly brown at the edges. 
  2. Add salt, turmeric, ginger garlic paste, when cooked add cleaned lamb pieces and cook for some time. 
  3. Add chilli pwdr, coriander powder, cumin pwdr and mix. Add water and cover and cook for 20-30 min. till lamb is 90%cooked. (You can also cook lamb in pressure cooker). 
  4. Add gr chillies, coconut pwdr and pepper pwdr and cook for another 10 min. till the sauce is thickened. 
  5. Serve hot with rice, roti or naan.
Posted Oct 11, 2007

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Jul 21, 2014
Where to buy a coconut powder?

Mar 18, 2014
Hello Sanjay, love your recipes, in this recipe it says pepper pdr, is it black pepper?

Juliana Oct 1, 2009
Sir, You are so energetic and full of life. Your recipes are perfect. Please keep up the good job.
Thank you.

zubair Sep 11, 2009
Dear sanjay,
today i see some ur vedios i like it very much
actully for my job now days i am very far from my home first time in my life even i dont know how to cook tea well.
but i dont like the food of this region so i have to cook for me
i am single here so please tell me some dishes that i can cook easily doest matter it is veg or non veg



nita Jun 10, 2009
awesome recipe,,,, i didnt add tomatoes
mixed the spicy and basic lamb curry recipes,,,used a pressure cooker but added oil also,,,it came out too good.
thanks vahchef!

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