Go to: Just Lamb Recipes Home Page
Click/Tap 'Back' to go to the recipe list you were browsing.

Lamb Curry With Yoghurt (dahi Lamb)

4 tb Oil
2 Onions, roughly chopped
25 g Fresh ginger, chopped
2 Cloves garlic, chopped
1 Green chilli, chopped
Cardamom seeds from 2 pods 2 1/2 Cm cinnamon stick
3 Cloves
1/2 ts Fennel seeds
1 tb Ground coriander
1 ts Ground cumin
Leaves from 2 sprigs of coriander
1 ts Turmeric
1 ts Chilli powder
150 ml Yoghurt (plain)
1 kg Lamb, trimmed and cubed
600 ml Boling water
6 Curry leaves


Heat half the oil in a pan, add half the onion, the ginger, garlic, green chilli, cardamom seeds, cinnamon, cloves, fennel seeds, ground coriander, cumin, half the coriander leaves, the turmeric and chilli and fry gently, stirring, for 10 minutes.


2.Take the pan off the heat and stir in the yoghurt. Mix well and set aside.


3.Chop the remaining onion finely and fry in the remaining oil until golden. Add the cubed meat and fry for about 15 minutes, stirring occasionally.


Stir in the spiced yoghurt and cook gently for 8-10 minutes stirring.


Pour on the boiling water, turn down the heat and cook, covered for about 1 hour or until the meat is tender. Cook uncovered if a thicker sauce is required and stir frequently.


Sprinkle on the curry leaves and remaining coriander leaves and add salt to taste.


Click/Tap here for the Printer friendly version. (Just shows the recipe only)

You can Click/Tap Back to return here.