2012/03/11

CHICKEN MASALA


This is my first recipe for the Grand dad event . Both my grandfathers like Chicken . This recipe is from my mother , who makes this very often for them .



INGREDIENTS :

Chicken - 500 gms

For masala :

Pepper , Jeera , Fennel seeds - 1 tsp each
Onion - 1/2 cup
Tomato - 2
Cloves , Cinnamon sticks , Elachi - - 2 each
Cashews - few
Chilli powder - 1 tsp
Chicken powder - 1 tsp
Salt

METHOD OF PREPARATION :

1) Marinate the chicken with a spoon of curd, turmeric powder, chilli powder , garam masala and lemon juice for 1 hr .

2) Heat oil . Once hot , fry the grinded masala till the raw smell leaves .

3) Meanwhile , pressure cook the chicken for 2 whistles .

4) When the masala is done , add the chicken to it and mix it well . Cook in slow flame till oil separates .

5) Remove from the flame , once the chicken is cooked with masala and forms a thick gravy .Garnish with coriander leaves.

13 comments :

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

yummy chicken dear!

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Nice recipe coming out of from your mother's kitchen. Perfect for chicken lovers

Deepa
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Rekha shoban said...

yum yum!!perfect with chapathi!

Valarmathi Sanjeev said...

Yummy recipe....looks tempting.

Aarthi said...

wow..awesome recipe

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San said...

Authentic recipe from your mom, it looks so lovely.

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maha said...

this chicken looking delicious.........loved the presentation....can feel the taste as well...hmmmm..yumyumm....nice space vth nice recipes..
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createwithmom said...

delicious looking masala

sikander said...

i love this fresh and fantastic dish here i like to cook it can you give more information about that plzzzzz!

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Recipeswap said...

Looks yummy!