How to make Goan Keema -

Mutton keema cooked in Goan style.This ground-meat curry is often made with lamb, we've found that the distinctive combination of spices tastes amazing with mutton. Serve this delicious keema with warm naan.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Mutton mince (keema) (मटन का कीमा), Salt (नमक)

Cuisine : Goan

Course : Main Course Mutton

For more recipes related to Goan Keema checkout Lagan Ka Keema, Nawab Kabab Curry, Lamb Balls with Couscous, Kheema Methi . You can also find more Main Course Mutton recipes like Braised Lamb With Spinach And Leeks Khichda-SK Khazana Dhansaak Nalli Gosht

Goan Keema

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Hindi: gosht
What’s a biryani without some succulent pieces of mutton wrapped in a perfect blend of aromatic spices and herbs!? Yes, though other meats being more common, biryani eaters all over the world can easily swear by mutton. And not just biryanis, curries, bakes and all other preparations with this wonderful meat are always special. Did you know, unlike other dishes, a day-old mutton prep will always be all the more tastier on the palate! Try it the next time you plan on to take on this meat.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Goan Keema Recipe

  • Mutton mince (keema) 400 grams

  • Salt to taste

  • Turmeric powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Ghee 2 tablespoons

  • Ginger chopped 1/2 teaspoon

  • Garlic chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Green chillies chopped 1 teaspoon

  • Onion chopped 1 medium

  • Tomato chopped 1 medium

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Clove powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Green cardamom powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Cinnamon powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Fried potato wedges 6-8

  • Hard boiled eggs 1 1/2

  • Vinegar 2 teaspoons

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons


Step 1

Take mutton mince in a bowl. Add salt and turmeric powder and mix well.

Step 2

Heat the mutton in a non-stick pan. Add 1 cup water, mix and bring to a boil. Cover and cook on low heat for 8-10 minutes. Switch off the heat and strain mutton preserving the stock into a bowl.

Step 3

Heat oil and ghee in another non-stick pan. Add ginger, garlic and green chillies, mix and sauté for 30 seconds. Add onion, mix and sauté till golden.

Step 4

Add tomato, mix and sauté on high heat for 1-2 minutes. Add chilli powder, clove powder, cardamom powder and cinnamon powder, mix and cook on high heat for 30 seconds.

Step 5

Add mutton and mix well. Add some mutton stock, stir and cook on low heat for 8-10 minutes.

Step 6

Add potato wedges.

Step 7

Roughly chop 1 egg and add, mix and cook for a minute.Add vinegar, mix and cook for a minute.

Step 8

Add chopped coriander and mix well.

Step 9

Serve hot garnished with remaining egg and tomato slices.

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