Laknavi Kofta Curry

Laknavi Kofta Curry

5/5 stars  100% LIKED IT    2 REVIEWS ALL GOOD

Added to 1221 cookbooks   This recipe has been viewed 62355 times

Lots of greens make this an unusual kofta curry.

Add your private note

Laknavi Kofta Curry recipe - How to make Laknavi Kofta Curry

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     6Serves 6.
Show me for servings


For the koftas
4 boiled potatoes
3/4 cup chopped spinach (palak)
3/4 cup finely chopped corriander (dhania)
3/4 cup finely chopped fenugreek leaves
2 tbsp cornflour
1 tsp ginger-green chilli paste
1 tsp garam masala
1 tsp lemon juice
salt to taste
oil for deep-frying

For the gravy
2 onions, grated
3/4 cup fresh curds (dahi)
3/4 cup milk
2 tbsp fresh cream
1/2 tsp turmeric powder (haldi)
1/2 tsp sugar
4 tbsp ghee
salt to taste

Grind into a ginger-garlic paste (for the gravy)
6 cloves of garlic (lehsun)
25 mm. piece ginger (adrak)

Grind into a cashewnut paste (for the gravy)
2 tbsp cashewnuts (kaju)
2 tbsp poppy seeds (khus-khus)
1 onion, chopped
10 green chillies

For garnishing
2 tbsp chopped coriander (dhania)

For the koftas

    For the koftas
  1. Mash the potatoes very well.
  2. Add the remaining ingredients (other than oil) and mix well.
  3. Shape into cylindrical shaped koftas.
  4. Deep fry in oil.

For the gravy

    For the gravy
  1. Heat the ghee and fry the onions until golden.
  2. Add the ginger-garlic paste and fry again for a while.
  3. Add the cashewnut paste and fry again for a while.
  4. Add the curds, milk, cream, turmeric powder, sugar and salt.

How to serve

    How to serve
  1. Just before serving, add the koftas to the hot gravy and sprinkle coriander on top.
  2. Serve hot.

Nutrient values per serving
Energy301 cal
Protein4.9 g
Carbohydrates22.6 g
Fiber2.2 g
Fat20.1 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Vitamin A1021.8 mcg
Vitamin B10.2 mg
Vitamin B20.1 mg
Vitamin B31.4 mg
Vitamin C21.4 mg
Folic Acid35.1 mcg
Calcium165.4 mg
Iron1.3 mg
Magnesium0 mg
Phosphorus0 mg
Sodium27.5 mg
Potassium255.3 mg
Zinc0.7 mg

Related Articles
Recipe Contest

No Contest Announced

View contest archive....
Rate and review this recipe and get 15 days FREE bonus membership!
Subscribe to the free food mailer


Missed out on our mailers?
Our mailers are now online!

View Mailer Archive

Privacy Policy: We never give away your email

REGISTER NOW If you are a new user.
Or Sign In here, if you are an existing member.

Login Name

Forgot Login / Password?Click here

If your Gmail or Facebook email id is registered with, the accounts will be merged. If the respective id is not registered, a new account will be created.

Are you sure you want to delete this review ?

Click OK to sign out from tarladalal.
For security reasons (specially on shared computers), proceed to Google and sign out from your Google account.


Laknavi Kofta Curry
 on 26 Jun 11 10:40 PM

Laknavi Kofta Curry
 on 24 Jun 11 06:53 AM

This is an excellent reciepe.Tried it and it came out very well.