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Mutton       -   1/2 kg
Biriyani rice    -   2 cups(Jeeraga samba rice)
Onion (big)    -   2 medium
Tomatoes        -   2 medium
Green chillies    -   6
Mint leaves    -    1/2 cup finely chopped
Coriander leaves   -   1 handful 
finely chopped
Curd       -   1/2 cup
Lime  juice    -    3 tbsps
Ginger        -    a small piece
Garlic        -   8 cloves
Curry masala   powder -  3 tsps
Chilli powder    -   2 tsps
Coriander powder    -   2 tsp
Turmeric powder    -   1 tsp
Ghee sufficient
Salt to taste
Cardamom   -    4
Cloves        -   4
Cinnamon  sticks - 6

Brinji leaf - 2
Fennel seeds powder - 1 tsp
Anasi poo - 3


  1. Wash mutton and cut it into pieces.Slice well the onion, green chillies and tomatoes.
  2. Grind ginger garlic to a paste.Pressure cook mutton along with ginger garlic paste and salt till done.
  3. Meanwhile, clean rice and soak it in water.
  4. Heat oil in pan.Add cardamon, cinnamon. cloves and anasi poo.
  5. When they splutter, add onion,tomato, green chillies, mint leaves, coriander leaves and fry. 
  6. Add chilli powder, coriander powder, curry masala, curd,turmeric powder,fennel powder to the mutton.
  7. Add a cup of water and cook on a slow flame.
  8. In a biriyani vessel boil water.
  9. Add salt and add soaked rice.
  10. When the rice is ¾ cooked, strain the excess water.Add the mutton masala and stir well.
  11. Add lime juice, ghee and close the vessel well tightly.
  12. Cook on slow flame for a few minutes.
  13. Once the steam leaves,remove from the stove.After few minutes, stir well and serve hot. 


Rafeeda AR said...

that looks like a lipsmacking biriyani...

Nava K said...

Ahhh!!! tempting, Love both; rice and mutton are our fav.

Unknown said...

Tempting biryani akka.i remove mutton bites and eat the biryani.this is my childhood habit and till now i cant able to control

Menaga Sathia said...

simply super!!

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Take a bow Shama. The mutton biriyani looks simply awesome.

www.mahaslovelyhome.com said...

healthy n delicious biryani..

Sangeetha Nambi said...

Superoooooo super !

Unknown said...

biryani looks very inviting

Gita Jaishankar said...

Lovely biryani preparation dear...looks too good :)

Priya Suresh said...

Omg, super delicious and flavourful mutton biryani, i want that bowl.

Priya Satheesh said...

oh wow....Just drooling here...Very tempting briyani :)

Asiya Omar said...

Super delicious.Thanks for sharing Shama.

Unknown said...

Biriyani looks so tempting.

www.mahaslovelyhome.com said...

I love biryanis.its yummy ..

Shobana Vijay said...

I ama briyani lover.Thanks for sharing

Unknown said...

Very tempting platter.. Love it...