Mutton bones soup is a flavourful, tangy and spicy soup made of tender mutton bones and fat cooked with aromatic spices.This dish goes well with cooked naan or rice. This soup is so delicious and is a must-have if you are suffering from severe cold and throat infection.It soothes you immediately!

  • 1 pound Mutton with tender bones
  • 1 Tomato, chopped finely -optional
  • 1 Onion -finely chopped or Shallots(6-8)
  • Chicken stock powder/Vegetable stock powder - 1 cube/2 tbsp -(optional)
  • 5 Garlic pods
  • 1 tsp Turmeric powder
  • 2 tbsp Lemon juice
  • 1 tsp Whole black pepper
  • 3-4 Dry Red chillies
  • 1 tsp Coriander seeds
  • 1 tsp Cumin seeds
  • Bunch of Curry leaves
  • Coriander and Mint leaves - chopped
  • Salt to taste
  • 4 cups Water
  • Wash the mutton pieces thoroughly.
  • In a pan, dry roast dry red chillies, whole black pepper, cumin seeds, coriander seeds, garlic and shallot. Grind all these ingredients to make a coarse paste.
  • Heat a deep bottomed pan or pressure cooker and add mutton, onion, tomato, turmeric powder,chicken stock powder,curry leaves, salt and 4 glass of water and bring it to boil.
  • Once the mutton pieces get cooked, add the coarse mixture to the soup and and mix well.Once cooked switch off the stove .
  • Add coriander and mint leaves and lemon juice. Serve hot with any type of naan.