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Recipe Of Beef Nehari

Beef Nehari
Beef Nehari

Beef Special Nihari Cooking Recipe. This dish was usually eaten in the early morning. Nihar originated from Arabic word “Nahar” means “morning” after sunrise.


  • Beef 1 kg (boiled)
  • Onion 1
  • Lemon 2
  • Star anise 4
  • Green chili 6
  • Oil 1 cup
  • Stock 4 cup
  • Coriander leaves ½ bunch
  • Mint leaves ½ bunch
  • Dry ginger powder 1 tsp
  • Turmeric powder 1 tsp
  • All spice powder 1 tsp
  • Nutmeg ½ tsp
  • Mace ½ tsp
  • Chili powder 2 tsp
  • Ginger garlic paste 2 tsp
  • Coriander powder 2 tsp
  • Cumin seeds 2 tsp
  • Fennel seeds 2 tsp
  • Wheat flour 4 tbsp
  • Salt to taste

Recipe Of Beef Nihari

  1. In a pan, roast cumin seeds, star anise, nutmeg, mace, fennel seeds and dry ginger powder.
  2. Now grind the roasted spices well.
  3. Now add in chili powder, turmeric powder, fennel seeds, all spice powder and salt.
  4. Mix well and divide the mixture in two parts.
  5. Heat oil in pan, add ginger garlic paste and fry.
  6. Mix spice mixture and coriander powder in 1 cup water and add to the oil.
  7. Fry well. Add boiled beef and fry.
  8. Now add stock and cook well till the mixture starts boiling.
  9. Now roast wheat flour and dissolve in some water.
  10. Put wheat mixture to the pan while moving spoon and cook for 10 minutes more.
  11. Now turn the flame off.
  12. In other pan heat ½ cup oil, add chopped onion and remaining roasted spice mixture.
  13. Pour this on top of Nihari.
  14. Serve with lemon cut into halves, chopped green chilies, coriander leaves and mint leaves.
Beef Nehari
Recipe for Beef Nehari