How to make Bengali mutton?


  1. Slice onions thinly.
  2. Cut potatoes into 5-cm chunks.
  3. Make a paste of ginger and garlic using a mortal and pestle.
  4. Heat mustard oil in a kadai.
  5. Add sliced onions, along with sugar to help caramelise the onions.
  6. Tilt the kadai slightly, to allow the oil to pool on one side.
  7. Add ginger and garlic paste.

What is mutton JHOL?

Aloo diye Mangshor Jhol aka Pathar Mangshor Jhol is a quintessential Bengali delicacy where mutton chunks are cooked to the level of perfection with potatoes. Now in Bengali households, you may get several recipes for Mangsher Jhol and believe all are good in their own way.

What is Khasi mutton?

The Special Tender Bengal Male Castrated Goat commonly commonly known as Khashi found in West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa and regions of northeastern India. It is famous for his meat quality and its rich taste and a milder, less gamey but delicate flavour.

How do you soften mutton when cooking?

Marinating not only makes the meat tender, but also adds moisture to it, further making it juicy. One way to make mutton tender is to cook it slow. As per Chef Amit, braising or slow cooking the mutton for more than 3 hours on low temperature helps soften it.

Should mutton be marinated?

Always marinate the mutton before cooking. Marinating helps to tenderize the meat. 5. Do not add acidic ingredients like lemon or tomatoes to the pan before sauteing the mutton for a while.

What is Chusta?

amusement, joking, joke, jest.

What’s goat meat called?

Special Names for the Meat of some Common Animals

Animals Meat Name
Sheep (Ram or Ewe) Mutton
Pigeon Squab
Water Buffalo Carabeef
Goat Chevon

What is Patha meat in Bengali?

“Panthar Mangsho” or “Khashir mangsho” or the anglicized version “mutton” were the popular terms. In Bengal (West Bengal to be more specific) it is a sacrilege to slaughter a “she goat”. Hence, the male goats or “Pantha” or the neutered male goat or “Khashi” were the unfortunate ones.

What is Patha mutton?

Mutton-Curry Cut (Kochi Patha) is procured from baby goat. It is very soft and testy. The item is fresh, dressed, clean and ready for cooking.