How to Make Shahi Koftay Recipe

Shahjahani Koftay

shahi koftay recipe in urdu
Mix all ingredients of koftas in mince and grind well.
Store in refrigerator.

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Prepare small oval shaped koftas and store in fridge again until you prepare gravy.


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Heat oil in a large size saucepan and add all spice powder. When it crackles, add onions and fry to golden brown. Add ginger, garlic, salt, white cumin and yogurt and cook for 2 to 3 minutes.

shahi kofta recipe in urdu
Add koftas in pan and cook until oil becomes visible.

shahjahani kofta recipe
Add milk, when simmers, add cream and stir pan with a cloth.

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Sprinkle green chili, green coriander, all spice powder and cook for 5 to 7 minutes at low heat (dam)

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Delicious Shahajahani Koftay are ready to serve.

How to Prepare Shahi Kofta Recipe

 

Ingredients:

  • Chicken Mince: 1 kg
  • Ground Ginger Garlic: 1 tablespoon
  • Salt: as per taste
  • Ground White Chili: 1 tablespoon
  • Crushed Coconut: 2 tablespoons
  • Green Chili: 4 to 6
  • Green Coriander: 1/2 bunch
  • Almonds: 4 tablespoons
  • Pistachios: 4 tablespoons
  • Raisins: 4 tablespoon
  • Bread Slices: 2 pcs


For Garnishing:

  • Fresh Cream: 1/2 cup
  • Peeled Almonds: 8 to 10

Gravy Ingredients:

  • Thin Chopped Onion: 2 medium
  • Crushed Ginger Garlic: 1 teaspoon
  • Salt: as per taste
  • White Ground Chili: 1 teaspoon
  • White Cumin: 1 teaspoon
  • Whole All Spice (Sabut Garam Masala): 1 tablespoon
  • Milk: 2 cups
  • Yogurt (Beaten): 1 cup
  • Fresh Cream: 1/2 cup
  • All Spice Powder (Pisa Garam Masala): 1 tablespoon
  • Green Chili: 3 to 4 (thin chopped)
  • Green Coriander: Half Bunch (thin chopped)
  • Cooking Oil: 1/2 cup

Method

For Koftas:

Mix all ingredients of koftas in mince and grind well. Store in refrigerator. Prepare small oval shaped koftas and store in fridge again until you prepare gravy.

For Gravy:

  1. Heat oil in a large size saucepan and add all spice powder. When it crackles, add onions and fry to golden brown.
  2. Add ginger, garlic, salt, white cumin and yogurt and cook for 2 to 3 minutes. Add koftas in pan and cook until oil becomes visible.
  3. Add milk, when simmers, add cream and stir pan with a cloth.
  4. Sprinkle green chili, green coriander, all spice powder and cook for 5 to 7 minutes at low heat (dam).


TIP:
Do not overcook chicken koftas otherwise they will become harsh and inedible.

 

Food desires are endless. Another food idea comes after the other. It is my passion, my zeal and my joy. Today, I am presenting shahi kofta recipe which I made recently and collected lots of thanks and appreciations. So, today we will learn how to make shahi kofta recipe in KFoods's step by step recipe series. I am presenting all the stuff required to make the recipe as easy as possible.

Shahi Koftay or Shahjahani Koftay is probably an old Indian dish of the Mughal era as its name suggests. It is quite different with standard kofta recipe, in terms of shape, material and ingredients. Shahjahani kofta recipe uses minced chicken meat, some green vegetables, and cream in the gravy which makes its more appealing to eat. Enjoy this recipe, scroll down to view all steps and complete recipe with ingredients. Enjoy Shahjahani Koftay in today's meal..

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Shahi Koftay Recipe some green vegetables, and cream in the gravy which makes its more appealing to eat Enjoy this recipe, scroll down to view all steps and complete recipe with ingredients It tastes best when served with a dinner or lunch meal this recipes is quit easy make it.

Nov 27, 2018 Aaima Karachi

Shahi Koftay Enjoy the true essence and taste of while cooking in your kitchen with such an ease and much ingredients in your kitchen.It is just about a dish with usual taste it seem so simple and everyone make it easy and some ingredient I truly love it.

Nov 16, 2018 Mahnoor lahore

there are so many recipes of meatballs and I've tried and tested many of them but this recipe of Shahi Kofta was the best among all. It was very tendered and creamy in texture. It was highly praised.

Sep 17, 2018 durdana islamabad

I am making these shahi kofta today. I have minced chicken and all ingredients except a couple of things. That I will go to market to buy and start making it for tonight dinner. Thanks, recipe is very good.

Nov 27, 2017 Mrs. Daniyal Jhelum

Koftay is love simply and we all family members like eating koftas in our meals. I can make shahi koftay, chicken kofte, and nargisi kofte as it is my favorite dish and I am very much expert at cooking these kinds of things.

Nov 22, 2017 Rehana Islamabad

Shahi koftay is a special dish of our family heritage. We are member of Mughal caste and my grandmother cooked many kinds of mughlai foods and I have also learned a lot of them. This is worth trying recipe, a bit different from our method, however it's ok.

Nov 13, 2017 Shireen Mughal Karachi

Shahi koftay is a wonderful thing to enjoy with mincemeat you have. I am always appreciating newer cooking methods and foods especially that are presentable at some party. Would try it.

Nov 08, 2017 Bakhtawar Hyderabad

It is very nice and delicious kofta specially when there are guests to come for a party or feast. I would love to enjoy it occasionally and normally because these are really good in taste.

Oct 30, 2017 Jabeen Islamabad

Looking nice and delicious and that's why I have to enjoy it in the lunch today. My mom tells me to cook new foods every time so I chose it for today. I hope everyone would be licking fingers.

Oct 27, 2017 Yusra Peshawar

Thanks for providing me this delicious shahi kofta recipe. It is my favorite dish coz when I eat normal kofta, it is too heavy on the stomach but when i eat chicken kofta, it is very light and delicious.

Oct 16, 2017 Tooba Mirpurkhas

Shahi kofta is also called shahjahani kofta as I read about it in an article. I don't remember the logic behind it's name however I must tell that it is a great kofta recipe with a really great taste.

Oct 11, 2017 Zahida Mirpurkhas

Will try this shahi kofta it looks yummy . I will eat it either with crispy tandoori naan or with thin farmaishi chapati. Is it made with chicken mince? Can I make the same thing with beef mince?

Oct 07, 2017 Naheed Islamabad

Hi, it is looking like a very delicious and amazing main course food. I will try it , I have some boneless chicken. I will convert it into keema as per the recipe requirement and make a kofta meal .

Sep 27, 2017 Haya Lahore

i was looking for its recipe exactly. It is also known as shahjahani kofta, it is very tasty and gives great taste with chapati or a thin paratha. I would love to try this recipe for lunch. My husband told me about it and its name.

Sep 19, 2017 Kousar Kasur

Shahi kofta, hmm it looks committing so I am giving it a try. I have saved the recipe and waiting for my husband. I have asked him to buy some ingredients that I have asked him required in the recipe. He likes these kind of foods and hopefully he will also like this kofta.

Sep 14, 2017 Shaheen Hyd

Shahi koftay is the leader of all kofta recipes. I like such special dishes that are unique but tasteful. I also enjoy cooking as my favorite hobby. That is the thing that I keep searching for newer recipes every time.

Sep 08, 2017 Nageena Peshawar

Wonderful koftay recipe, it looks very delicious. I have to make a special dish today because today is our wedding anniversary and i think my husband does not remember it. I will make him surprised by serving some really scrumptious foods, i think this will be perfect one.

Aug 17, 2017 Sana Karachi

looking amazing as it is an entire new kofta recipe. I would like to cook these koftas soon because we didn't have tried them before. I think these would taste great. I have been eating beef keema kofta but now I want to eat something different.

Aug 03, 2017 Ruby Shahdra

your dish looks delicious. pls send me the recipie in English. thanks.

Jul 27, 2015 dmad lpa

Your recipes look so delicious. I would like to make them but I can't read arabic. It would be nice if you posted the ingredients and the recipe in English. Thank you.

Jul 20, 2015 mary amfissa greece

nargisi koftay hum ne try kiye the ek martaba boht umda bane the . ye shahi koftay bhi try karen ge zarur. ummid hai ache banen ge. ap se feedback bhi share karen ge apni zarur. thank you kfood

Jul 11, 2015 Atifa