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Mutton Bunny Chow

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How to prepare this unique South African dish called Mutton Bunny Chow

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Mutton Bunny Chow

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Mutton Bunny Chow

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  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 1 hour 25 minutes
  • Yield: 4 servings, depending on size 1x
  • Category: Everyday Cooking
  • Cuisine: South African


Mutton curry in bread, BUT we call it bunnies!

Once your curry is done, cut up unsliced bread into quarters. You need to make a hole in the bread by taking out the centerpiece, and place curry into the empty loaf.

Mutton curry with a step by step guide for you, I really hope this helps whoever would like to try it out.




  1. Fry onion in oil
  2. Add cardamom, cloves, cinnamon, bay leaves
  3. Cook for 2 minutes
  4. Add turmeric and masalas
  5. Add ginger and garlic paste
  6. Add tomatoes
  7. Cook for 2 minutes
  8. Add mutton and salt
  9. Cook for 15 minutes
  10. Then add 1/4 cup hot water
  11. This you will only add when there’s very little water left
  12. Cook for 50 minutes
  13. Keep adding hot water every now and then add the potatoes.
  14. Cook until potatoes are done
  15. Enjoy


  • Serving Size: 1
  • Calories: 1440
  • Sugar: 19
  • Sodium: 1316
  • Fat: 60
  • Saturated Fat: 24
  • Unsaturated Fat: 31
  • Trans Fat: 0
  • Carbohydrates: 137
  • Fiber: 13
  • Protein: 85
  • Cholesterol: 243
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