Easy Mutton Fry, Easy South Indian style Lamb Fry, Mutton Fry recipe

Easy Mutton Fry Recipe - Easy recipe for South Indian style Mutton fry that can be served with rice. Step wise pictures included.

Today I am here with easy mutton fry recipe. This South Indian style mutton fry is easy to prepare and tasty too. This recipe does not require any fancy ingredient or any kind of grinding. I do not usually marinate mutton for this recipe too.  This recipe can be prepared quickly as I have used pressure cooker to prepare this mutton fry. This fry can also be prepared in pan but the cooking time will be more. The same recipe can be used for cooking lamb and also goat. Again just the cooking time will be different. Lamb cooks much faster than goat.

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Mutton Fry

Easy recipe for South Indian style mutton fry. This can be served with rice.
Category : Non Vegetarian Side dish
Recipe Developed, Cooked and Clicked by :
Published : March 17, 2017
Prep time : 10 mins; Cook time : 25 mins; Total time : 35 mins
Yield : 4 servings


Ingredients :

  • Mutton / Lamb : 500 gms
  • Oil : 2 Teaspoon
  • Mustard seeds : 1/2 Teaspoon
  • Onion : 2 medium sized onions (chopped)
  • Curry Leaves : 1 Sprig
  • Ginger Garlic Paste : 2 Tablespoon
  • Turmeric Powder : 1/2 Teaspoon
  • Coriander Powder : 2 Teaspoons
  • Chilli Powder : 1 Teaspoon
  • Garam masala powder : 1 Teaspoon
  • Salt : As required
  • Cilantro : handful

Instructions :

  1. Clean and wash mutton. Then cut them into pieces of required size.
  2. Heat oil, add mustard seeds, when they sputter, add chopped onions, curry leaves and fry till onions turn translucent.
  3. Add ginger garlic paste, turmeric powder, coriander powder, chilli powder, garam masala powder. Mix well and cook for a minute.
  4. To this add cleaned mutton pieces, about 1/2 cup of water, required salt, mix well and pressure cook for 3 to 5 whistles in medium heat. Turn off the heat.
  5. Wait till the pressure releases, then open the cooker. Mutton might have released some liquid.
  6. Now cook till all the extra liquid is evaporated and the fry reaches the required consistency.
  7. Garnish with cilantro and serve it warm.

Notes :

  • If you are buying mutton from butcher, you can ask him to cut them into pieces as per your required size.
  • You can cook this mutton fry in a pan too. But use a heavy bottomed pan and also remember that cooking time will be more.
  • Adjust the amount of chilli powder as per your heat tolerance level.
  • I have used homemade ginger garlic paste for the recipe. However you can use store bought one or you can freshly pound ginger and garlic together and use it.


easy mutton fry, south indian style lamb fry, mutton fry recipe, mutton varuval

How to make south indian style mutton fry with step wise pictures?

  • Heat oil, add mustard seeds and fry.

easy mutton fry, south indian style lamb fry, mutton fry recipe, mutton varuval

  • Add chopped onions, curry leaves and fry till onions turn translucent.

easy mutton fry, south indian style lamb fry, mutton fry recipe, mutton varuval

  • Add ginger garlic paste, turmeric powder, coriander powder, chilli powder and garam masala.

easy mutton fry, south indian style lamb fry, mutton fry recipe, mutton varuval

  • Mix well and cook for a minute.

easy mutton fry, south indian style lamb fry, mutton fry recipe, mutton varuval

  • Add the cleaned and washed mutton pieces, 1/2 cup water and required salt. Mix well.

easy mutton fry, south indian style lamb fry, mutton fry recipe, mutton varuval

  • Pressure cook in medium heat for about 3 – 5 whistles. Turn off the heat.

easy mutton fry, south indian style lamb fry, mutton fry recipe, mutton varuval

  • Wait till the pressure releases, then open the cooker.

easy mutton fry, south indian style lamb fry, mutton fry recipe, mutton varuval

  • Cook till the extra liquid has evaporated and the mutton fry reaches the required consistency.

easy mutton fry, south indian style lamb fry, mutton fry recipe, mutton varuval

  • Garnish with cilantro and serve it warm.

easy mutton fry, south indian style lamb fry, mutton fry recipe, mutton varuval

easy mutton fry, south indian style lamb fry, mutton fry recipe, mutton varuval

easy mutton fry, south indian style lamb fry, mutton fry recipe, mutton varuval

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