Fry onions in oil / ghee with a bit of salt till crisp. Key Ingredients: Mutton
Remove and put them on a kitchen towel to cool and dry till crisp.
In same oil/ghee fry the mutton till color changes, which will be about 10 minutes on medium heat.
Add ginger-garlic paste and fry for another 10 minutes on medium heat.
Cool a bit and add nicely stirred yogurt, spoonfuls at a time and keep blending (will become prickly by the end of cooking adding a delightful texture to dish)
Cook till oil separates.
Add coriander powder, salt, chillies, tez patta and fry well again on medium heat. Add crushed cooked onions. Put water (should be hot water) whenever you feel the need. Keep stirring.
Cook on low heat till meat is tender.
Sprinkle javitri/jaiphal/ilaichi 4 split whole green chillies.
Heat 1 tbsp ghee, add garam masala when the ghee starts sputtering.
Put as much water required for thick curry and shut pan/cook with dum (For which you will need mashed flour/paste of flour and water to seal lid)
, black pepper
, coriander seeds
, cumin seeds
, vegetable oil
, clarified butter
, green cardamom
, black cardamom
, bay leaf
, black cumin
, coriander powder
, red chilli
, garam masala