How to Make Beef Shami Kebab Recipe

Beef Shami Kabab Step by Step Recipe

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Wash Bengal Split Gram (Chana Dal) and soak for 2 to 3 hours

Add whole red chili, salt, onions, white cumin, coriander powder, turmeric powder, ginger garlic and water to meat and cook at low heat

Once meat is tender, add soaked lentils

As lentil is tender and dry, add ground allspice powder

Grind meat and lentil with wooden ladle or churner

Add onions, green coriander, mint, green chilies and eggs into ground kabab material.

Form kababs

Fry in hot oil in pan. Revert when one side is fried. Take out to a plate when fully fried.

Tasty Beef Shami Kababs are ready.

Recipe for Beef Shami Kebabs


  • Meat: 1/2 kg
  • Split Bengal Gram: 1/8 kg
  • Whole Red Chilies: 10 to 15 (as much required)
  • Salt: as required
  • White Cumin: 1 tsp
  • Coriander Powder: 2 tsps
  • Ground All Spice Powder: 1 tsp
  • Onion: 1 small
  • Ginger Garlic Powder: 2 tsps
  • Water: as required
  • Oil: for frying
  • Turmeric Powder: 1/4 tsp

Ingredients for Garnishing:

  • Thin Chopped Onions: 2 to 3 pcs
  • Green Coriander: 1/2 bunch
  • Mint: 1/2 bunch
  • Green Chilies: 5 to 6 (as much you like)
  • Eggs: 2 pcs



  1. Wash Bengal split gram and soak.
  2. Cook whole red chilies, salt, onions, white cumin, coriander powder, turmeric powder, ginger, meat and water in a pan.
  3. When meat is tender, add soaked lentil; when tender and dried, add all spice powder and mix well.
  4. When meat and lentil is tenderized, grind meat and lentil with a wooden ladle or churner.
  5. Cut onions, green chilies, green coriander and mint into thin slices and add to ground meat and lentil mixture. Make kababs and fry in hot oil.
  6. Beef shami kebabs are ready. Serve hot with ketchup and chatni.


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By Seema Aleem In Step By Step Recipes 3 Comments 48010 Views 23 Jun 2017

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  • Shahina - Karachi Dec 13, 2016

    Shami kebab is the best and the basic snack of my home. My sisters and mom comfortably make shami kababs as it requires just one time effort while kneading the mincemeat with egg and chana dal. Later all you need is to just fry them on tawah.

  • فرحت نعیم - دمام سعودی عرب Jul 05, 2016

    ہنٹر بیف بنانا سکھا دیں. پلیز

  • Mubeen Kaleem - Jul 14, 2015

    very nice recipe. we make it frequently but with a very simple recipe and we see your recipe includes some new ingredients and really they can make taste very better.