This Safed Maas Recipe Is All You Need to Celebrate Bakrid with Family!

Bakrid is a time when families get together to celebrate the big day. Lavish family meals and delicacies are something that most people look forward to when celebrating Bakrid. From rich mutton gravies to tandoori and kebabs, the tables are loaded with many yummy foods to eat. If you’re someone planning for Bakrid and looking to make something unique and tasty this year, then this Rajasthani safed maas recipe is all you need!

How to Prepare the Safed Maas Recipe of Rajasthan?

Rajasthani safed maas recipe is a special mutton dish consisting of a thick gravy made from almond or cashew nut paste. To add to its richness, cream, milk, and yoghurt are added. These ingredients lend the dish its signature whitish colour, which is why it is named safed maas, meaning ‘white flesh’ in English.  

The dish does not have many spices and is usually served along with tandoori roti or phulkas. So, it’s a great option if you want to make a meat dish that’s not too spicy. 

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Print Recipe
Rajasthani Safed Maas – Lamb Cooked in White Gravy
Already drooling? It’s time you gather your ingredients, order meat from Licious and begin cooking: Safed Maas Ingredients:
Course Main Dish
Cuisine Indian
Course Main Dish
Cuisine Indian
  1. THE YOGHURT: Whisk in a bowl until smooth, add white pepper and mix well.
  2. THE GINGER: Scrape, wash, and cut into juliennes (long thin slices).
  3. CASHEW PASTE: Blanch the cashews in warm water for ten minutes and let them cool. Put the cashews and slit green chillies in a blender, add water gradually and make a fine paste. It must not be too runny or too stiff.
  4. THE OVEN: Pre-heat to 135°C.
  5. Heat ghee in a pressure cooker, add the lamb and fry for 2-3 minutes.
  6. Now add the spiced yoghurt, ginger, salt, and 3 ½ cups of water. Close the pressure cooker and wait for 7-8 whistles.
  7. Remove the lid and keep occasionally stirring; check if the lamb is tender and the content has reduced ⅘ if the liquid has evaporated.
  8. Add the cashew paste and stir for 2 minutes. Sprinkle in cardamom powder and stir.
  9. Then add cream and kewra water and give it a quick stir.
  10. Increase the amount of water if needed and simmer (optional) until you’re happy with the consistency of the gravy.
  11. Once you feel the desired consistency is reached, turn off the gas and squeeze the lemon juice (tip: adding lemon juice while on the flame can slightly make it bitter).
  12. Adjust the seasoning and serve.
Recipe Notes

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