Mutton Rogan josh is a
traditional Kashmiri dish famous around the world. Rogan Josh is served as part of Kashmiri Wazwan – an elaborate meal shared from a plate called traem. Kashmiris give importance to the quality of spices used in Wazwan and the aroma of Rogan Josh is unforgettable. There are many versions of Rogan Josh. Today, I have
done it Kashmiri Pandit style, i.e., no onion, no garlic and by using yogurt. The curry is highly aromatic and vibrant red. Don’t be mistaken by the deep red color for spiciness. The curry is only mildly spicy. The aroma comes from the
spices used during cooking and the red color from the use of a spice called Ratanjot or Kashmiri red chilies. Here I have used Kashmiri red chilies to bring on the color. Now let’s see ….. how to make mutton rogan josh?
and salt. Keep aside for ½ hour.
powder, fennel seed powder, and 1/2 cup of water. Mix nicely. Keep this paste aside.
coarse powder. Keep this aside.
on medium flame till meat is brown in color. Now add the set aside paste. Mix
well. Add saffron, salt, and ½ cup of beaten curd. Stir well. Close the pan
with a lid. Let it cook on medium heat for 45 minutes or until it is done. Stir
occasionally. After 45 minutes, when mutton is done, add ground spice powder.
Mix well. Switch off the stove.