Awesome Shami Kebab Recipe is a very famous local variety of kebab from India and Pakistan. Today it has become a part of Pakistani, Bangladeshi and Indian cuisines. It is mostly served with paratha or rice. It is served as an appetizer or a supplement dish also.



Cook Time: 35 minutes



Awesome Shami Kebab | Shami Kebab Recipe

  • 1 kg keema (Mutton or beef)
  • 1-2 cloves
  • 1 stick cinnamon
  • 1 flower javitri
  • 2 cup water
  • 1 cup channa dal (gram lentil)
  • 4-6 black peppercorns
  • 2 green cardamoms
  • 1 brown cardamom
  • 2 tbsp ginger, garlic paste
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 1 green chili
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • Red chili powder
  • 3 bay leaves
  • Salt to taste


Preparation Method:

Awesome Shami Kebab | Shami Kebab Recipe

Take a medium-size bowl and add keema, red chili powder, bay leaves, salt, channa dal, black peppercorns, green cardamom, brown cardamom, cloves, ginger garlic paste, cinnamon, javitri, and water.

Boil it for 3 whistles.

Put in green chili, onions, coriander leaves and mix well.

Prepare small sized round patties.

Add oil in a frying pan and shallow fry the kebabs. Turn both sides till it becomes brown.

Serve Awesome Shami Kebab or Shami Kebab hot with Paratha, green chutney, and a green salad.


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