Saturday, November 5, 2011

PESHWARI CHICKEN(A MUGHAL DELIGHT/MUGHAL DISH)


1. Chicken(medium cut pieces) - 1 kg
2. Red chili Powder -1 tabs
3. Coriander Powder - 1 tabs
4. Black pepper powder - 1 tsp.
5. Cumin Powder - 1/2tsp
6. Saunf -1/4 spoon
7. Fenugreek Powder -1/4 spoon
8. Cardamom pods -3nos
9. Cloves - 3 no s
10. Cinnamon stick - 2 piece
11. Turmeric Powder -1/2 tsp.
12. Pearl Onions(very thinly sliced) -2 cup
13. Ginger - 2 tabs
14. Green chilly - 6no s
15. Yoghurt - 3/4cup
16. Lemon juice - 2 tsp.
17. Ghee -1/4 cup
18. Salt - to taste
19. Coriander leaves(finely chopped) - 2 springs

How to Prepare:

1. Clean the chicken and cut at a medium size pieces.

2. In Blender, add Red chili Powder, Coriander Powder, Pepper Powder, Cumin Powder, Saunf, Fenugreek, Cardamom, Cloves, Cinnamon stick, and turmeric powder, with a little bit of water and blend it well to get a smooth thick paste and keep it aside.

3. In the same blender add pearl onions thinly sliced ,ginger and green chilly just whip it to become a crushed texture and take this texture and the abovementioned smooth paste apply this to the chicken pieces by adding ,yoghurt ,salt ,lemon juice and little ghee mix it well ,and keep this marinated chicken pieces covered for 2 hours.

4. After 2hours ,In bottom thick kadai or in a nonstick pan ,add ghee and put the chicken pieces into it at a medium flame for 15to 30 minutes covered ,in between sauté it .

5. After half an hour, it will become a semi gravy type.

6. You can garnish it with freshly chopped coriander leaves or by deep fried pearl onions on the top of it.

7. Serve hot with Rice, roti, chapattis or Nan.

28 comments:

  1. Mmmm...The chicken is very scrumptious! Must try this with rice!

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  2. Delicious preparation dear. Chicken looks simply awesome.

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  3. Delicious n yummy chicken!!!
    Happy to be your follower:-))
    Hope u'll visit my space and follow it too!!

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  4. thnk u to ente pachakashala...

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  5. sure i ll join ur space soon...thnks juliee..

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  6. hi da..chicken adipoli....w r u now? ippo kanane illakkoooooo?hows molutty...

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  7. Looks so good ....very yum ...I did something on same line yday

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  8. Slurp,lipsmacking chicken mughal, super inviting..

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  9. Superb...............a mouth watering preparation.........

    Glad 2 follow u............do drop at my space

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  10. looks really delicious...nice and flavorful curry

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  11. thnk u curry leaves for the comment...happy tofollowur space...

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  12. thnks faseela.....happy to follow ur space dear...

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  13. thnk u priti for the comment...

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  14. Wow this looks so delicious...lovely recipe as well:)

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  15. have been meaning 2 try peshwari chicken for a long time now...i guess u have given me inspiration :)

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  16. I am sure i never had this..looks so yumm!

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  17. happy to knw tht u r going to try my dish....thnks toopen book...

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  18. hello.....whr r u....long time didnt c...

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  19. It looks so delicious and perfectly done.

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  20. Oh this so tasty, i love every bit of it!

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