Poaching Animals is bad but poaching food – that’s a different story!_Recipe for Poached Mutton
Whoever came up with this line seems to love food and we can see why. Poached foods have their own charm – they are soft, they are juicy and most of all, they are easy to eat.
This is especially the case for poached meat like mutton. Talking about poached mutton, dang the taste and dang the flavor. This dish is one of the best meat dishes out there.
The meat is tender, juicy, and filled with flavor – even without the sauce. But do you know how to make this dish?
It’s really not that hard to make and even if you are a total newbie to cooking, you can make a perfect Poached Mutton in just a few tries. Do you want to learn how?
If you do, just follow the recipe that we have right here!
Ingredients for Poached Mutton
- Oil: 1 tablespoon
- Mutton: 400 Grams
- Onion: 50 Grams (1 piece cut into 4 pieces)
- Clove: 10 Grams
- Bay Leaf: 2 Piece
- Carrots: 50 Grams (chopped)
- Spring Garlic: 50 Grams (chopped)
Method of Preparation for Poached Mutton
It is not hard to make a poached Mutton. All you need to do is saute the mutton for a bit before putting it in water, adding in the veggies and herbs before cooking it slowly in low heat.
Total Time: 1 hour
Step 1: Saute
– Heat the pan
– Shallow fry the Mutton till light brown in Color
Step 2: The Poaching
– Take the mutton off the pan
– Let it cool down for a while
– Remove any fat stuck on the meat
– Heat some water till it shimmers
– Drop in the meat
– Add in the herbs and Vegetables
– Simmer in low heat for 30 Minutes
Step 3: Serve
– Use tongs to pull out the strands of Meat
– Serve on a hot plate
Side Note* it is better to use a Chicken Stock or a Vegetable Stock as they are healthier but since a lot of Nepalese don’t have access to these, you can use water. Because this dish doesn’t contain any form of spices nor fat, it is a perfect dish for those who are sick. If you want to add spices you can add in some.
Stock is a liquid extracted from slow-cooked bones mixed with bouquet garni (mix of aromatic herbs).
This recipe of Poached Mutton is really a simple and easy way that makes dishes softer and easier to consume. Along with this, since Poached Mutton has all the nutrients of the meat without the excess fat, it is quite healthy as well – perfect for those who are unwell.
Hope you found this helpful. If you have any suggestions for us, do let us known them down in the comments below. And as always, thank you for reading till the end.