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Mutton rezala recipe


Recipe by Sultana

Mutton (meat from mature sheep) is a very tasty meat item.  The rezala is a type of spicy and hot favorite recipe among the food lovers in South East Asia and also in many other countries. Mutton rezala recipe is preferred during family parties and on special occasions like Eid (Muslim holy festivals), wedding party, high official party etc as a customary menu. This recipe is a very good choice for a special guest and a special occasion. I assure you that your guest or family members will like this food very much and that will make you happy.

Cooking of mutton rezala is an art, which usually expert chefs do. A good number of special spices are also required to make this item yummy. Ingredients are available in the all super shop. Here I give you the recipe as much as easy so that you can cook the tasty food easily at home.

If you have a problem with high cholesterol you are advised to take a small amount of mutton. I don’t want to deprive you of the yummy and delicious mutton recipe.

Mutton rezala recipe
Mutton rezala
Preparation time 45 minutes
Cooking time 40-45 minutes
Total time 1 hour 30 minutes
Servings 8


Ingredients for mutton rezala recipe

1 kg mutton

¼ cup  clarified butter (ghee)

1 cup onion, sliced

1 cup onion paste

¼ cup oil

1 tbsp ginger paste

1 tsp garlic paste

½ cup yogurt

1 tbsp salt

1 cup milk

2 tbsp sugar

2 tbsp screw pine (Kewra) water

8 pieces green chili

1 pinch orange food color

4 pieces cinnamon

4 pieces cardamom

¼ tsp food color (Orange)

Process for mutton rezala recipe

  • Cut the mutton pieces into big size like 2×2 inch sizes.
Mutton rezala recipe
  • Wash the mutton pieces and rinse it very well.
  • Add onion paste, ginger paste, garlic paste, cinnamon, cardamom, yogurt, and salt to the mutton.
Mutton rezala recipe
Mutton with masala
  • Marinate the mutton for 30 minutes.
Mutton rezala recipe
Marinated mutton
  • Heat oil in a pan and fry onion until golden brown. Keep the fried onion (Onion beresta) aside. It called onion beresta.
  • Put oil and ghee together in a non-stick cooking pan on the burner over medium heat.
  • Add the marinated mutton to the oil.
Mutton rezala recipe
First step of cooking mutton
  • Cover with a lid and cook over medium heat for 20-30 minutes.
  • Or cook until the mutton is tender.
  • Add milk, sugar, green chili, screw pine (Kewra) water, fried onion (beresta), and food color to the tendered mutton.
  • Stir it and keep it for another 10 minutes over medium heat.
  • After 10 minutes keep it over low beam for another 5 minutes.
  • You will find a good smell from rezala that will make you hungry for eating the mutton rezala. The color of the mutton rezala is so attractive that you will want to taste it immediately.
  • Yummy! Yummy!  Mutton rezala is ready to serve.
  • Serve the rezala with pulao or biryani or tortilla.
Mutton rezala recipe
Mutton rezala

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