Wednesday, July 13, 2011

NADAN MUTTON ROAST / Kerala Mutton Roast

Ingredients for Kerala Mutton Roast:

Mutton : 1/2Kg
Onion : 2, Sliced
Tomato : 1, finely chopped
Bay leaf : 1, crushed
Coconut Oil : 2tbsp

To make a paste :

Garlic : 4, cloves
Ginger : 1 inch piece
Curry Leaves : 2springs
Green Chilly : 2
Shallots : 3

To make dry mutton roast :

Chilly Powder : 2 1/2tsp
Coriander powder : 3tsp
Turmeric Powder : 1/2tsp
Fennel Powder : 1/2tsp
Garam Masala : 2 1/2tsp

Method : 

1. Heat an iron skillet and dry roast coriander powder, chilly powder, fennel powder and garam masala for 5minutes. Turn of the flame and add turmeric powder. When  it reaches room temperature, add enough salt and make a thick paste by adding little water. Marinate mutton pieces in this masala for 2 hours.

2. Heat oil in a Pressure cooker and add bay leaf. Now add the paste of ginger, garlic, green chillies and curry leaves. Saute till it turns to dark in color. Now add onions and tomato and saute for 5minutes. When water absorbs completely from tomatoes, add the marinated mutton pieces and combine well.

3. Saute for 2minutes and then pressure cook it for 3-4 whistles with 1/4cup water. When pressure releases open it and cook in medium flame for another 5minutes to get the thick gravy. Adjust the salt and add curry leaves. [Serve after 1hour for better results :) ]

4. Serve Kerala mutton roast / nadan mutton roast hot with pathiri / parotta / hot rice :)


  1. Spicy and delicious mutton roast..drool worthy

  2. That's one delicious recipe :)

  3. looks so yummy...will try


  4. I just cant stop my mouth it...its awesome dear

  5. Looks superb lena..Can't stop drooling here

  6. wow!!yummy roast...adipoli click lena!

  7. Very colourful and inviting dish. Loved your version.

  8. Hi Lena,
    Thank you for visiting Concetta's Cafe and your kind words! You have some very delectable recipes on your blog with wonderful pictures!
    Please visit again soon :D


  9. Scrumptious! Would love to dig into your delicious curry with a piece of roti, ah!

  10. this looks wonderfully deliciously

  11. This looks delicious! Perfect with rice and roti, am drooling!

  12. looks fantastic! would love to have a bite!

  13. Awesome..Awesome lena!!!! love to dig in some..crisp and cute pics too