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Make Melt-in-Mouth Mughlai Kebabs With This Recipe

Kebabs are an all time-favourite appetizer for meat lovers. Tender minced mutton is marinated in a host of spices and then fried or grilled until it turns slightly crispy. Here we share a delicious Mughlai Kebabs recipe made from mutton, spices, butter and ginger-garlic paste. It is easy to make and the result is melt-in-mouth kebabs. Check out the recipe below.

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Make Melt-in-Mouth Mughlai Kebabs With This Recipe

Course Main Dish
Cuisine Indian
Servings 3 people
Prep Time 2 hours
Cook Time 20 minutes



  1. Take a blender and add the minced mutton to it. Then add all the powder spices and salt mentioned in the ingredients. Blend the ingredients to a paste-like consistency. Refrigerate for 2 hours.
  2. Once the minced meat is set properly, shape it into small kebabs. You can apply some water on your hands and scoop a small portion of the kebab mix and shape it. Set them aside on a plate.
  3. Take a pan and heat some ghee or butter in it. Add the kebabs to the pan and cook them for 7-8 minutes on each side. Drizzle a little oil over the kebabs if required. Once cooked, serve hot with mint chutney.

Recipe Notes

Recipe Tip

You can add a teaspoon of Besan for good binding to shape the kebabs. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I add fried onions to this recipe?

Yes. You can fry the onions until golden brown. Drain the excess oil by placing them on parchment paper and then add them to the kebab mix for blending. 

Can I add green chillies to the recipe?

Yes. If you want your kebabs to be spicy then you can add green chillies as per preference.