Monday, February 06, 2012

Lamb Rogan Josh

Lamb Rogan Josh

600g Lamb cubed
3 tsp ginger and garlic paste
3 Tbsp oil
2 tsp salt
1 tsp turmeric powder
2 tsp dhana
2 tsp ground jeero
2 Tbsp plain yoghurt
1 tsp chilli powder
2 medium onions finely chopped
¾ tin of peeled tomatoes
Fresh coriander to garnish


Add oil to saucepan on high heat until very hot. Now add in the finely chopped onions and stir fry until pieces soften and become translucent.

Then add the garlic and ginger paste and keep stir – frying fro 3 min to prevent burning until the mixture is golden brown. Add all of the ground spices and keep stirring whilst continuing to fry on high heat.

Then add the lamb and stir into the mixture fry on high heat for 5 min until the meat has fully browned.

Add in tinned tomatoes and mash the tomatoes into the mixture with a spoon, taking care to ensure that the plum tomatoes do not remain in chunks and stir into the meat mixture.

Allow to cook uncovered for 5 minutes before adding the yoghurt. Stir this in and then cook on high heat to bring to the boil.

Simmer and stir for every 30 min until meat is tender and gravy is thick.

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