Chicken Biryani Easy Recipe

Cuisine: Indian Main Course

Serves : 2-3 Pax

Ingredients:

  • Golden Seila Rice double chabi 500gms
  • Onion 500 grams
  • Tomato 100 grams
  • Chicken with Bone 500 grams
  • Dahi 200 grams
  • Mustard oil 2 tablespoon
  • Ginger-Garlic paste 2-3 tablespoon
  • Salt to taste
  • Garam Masala to taste
  • Red chilly powder to taste
  • Coriander powder to taste
  • Desi ghee to brush the pan
  • Rose water for fragrance (Optional)
  • Whole spices like Cinnamon, cardamom, pepper corn, bay leaf, clove 2-3 pieces each
  • Refined Oil for Cooking
  • Mint leaves for garnish

Method:

  1. Soak the rice for minimum 1 hour then boil it adding the whole spices and salt.
  2. Drain the water of the rice after boiling and keep aside.
  3. Cut the onion in Jullians (Long Cutting) and fry till golden brown.
  4. Marinate the chicken with all the spices, mustard oil, ginger & garlic paste and curd, keep aside for minimum 30 min.
  5. Then take a pan, put little oil the start cooking the chicken, then all the golden brown onions, then add the ginger and garlic paste and then tomato purée in it.
  6. Cook for 15 min till chicken gets tender. Cover if needed.
  7. Then Take a thick bottom pan and brush it with ghee or Oil, put first layer of rice then the cooked chicken layer and then again layer of rice.
  8. Put brown onions and coloured rice on it then Cover it with aluminium foil and cook for 10min on low flame (Also known as Dum)
  9. Open the cover garnish with mint and rose water
  10. Serve hot

Chef Tips:

  • Make sure you use Seila rice, its best for biryani and it doesn’t break so best for beginners too
  • If you using basmati rice, cook it 50% and 50% will be Cooked in Dum
  • You can use boneless chicken too but best is with bone only
  • Make sure the onion turns brown not black, cook on low flame when they are cooked 80-90%
  • The main thing is the flavour so cook with love.

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Chettinad Chicken Easy Recipe

Cuisine: Indian Main Course

Serves: 2-3 Pax

Ingredients:

  • Chicken with Bone or Boneless 500 grams
  • Salt to taste
  • Turmeric to taste
  • Grated Coconut 200 grams
  • Clove 2-3pcs, Cinnamon 1-2pcs, Cardamom 1-2pcs, Black pepper whole 4-5pcs, Star Anise 1pc
  • Jeera whole 1 tsp, Sauff (Funnel seeds) 1 tsp, Coriander whole 1tsp, Dry Red Chilly 3-4 pcs
  • Ginger and Garlic paste 2 tablespoon
  • Lemon Juice 4 tablespoon
  • Curry Leaf 7-8pcs
  • Mustard whole 1 teaspoon
  • Onion 2 medium size
  • Tomato 1 medium size

Method:

  1. Take a pan and dry roast Jeera, Sauff, coriander whole, clove, black pepper, star anise, cinnamon, cardamom, dry red chilli and roast for 2 minutes on low flame.
  2. Then add grated coconut into it, cook till the coconut is light brown in colour.
  3. Keep aside to cool it then make a dry paste of it, your Chettinad Masala is ready to use.
  4. Marinate the chicken with salt, turmeric and lemon juice.
  5. Take a thick bottom pan or kadai, add oil then add curry leaves and mustard into it, after few seconds add chopped onion into it
  6. Start to sauté the onion till golden brown, then add ginger and garlic paste, salt, dhaniya powder, red chilly powder together
  7. After that add chopped tomatoes into it, cook till the gravy is cooked
  8. Add marinated chicken in the gravy and start cooking on medium flame.
  9. Keep cooking till the chicken is soft, then add the Chettinad Masala on it.
  10. Sauté for some more time then add hot water so that the chicken is dipped in water
  11. Cover it for 20 min and cook till it becomes semi gravy
  12. Serve hot with garnish of grated coconut and curry leaves

Chef Tips:

  • Cooking of Chettinad Masala is most important so don’t burn it, cook it on low flame only
  • Chilies you can increase according to your taste too
  • Cover the chicken till it’s tender, if you feel it’s sticking in the bottom of the kadai add more water and keep mixing it.
  • The Chettinad Masala can be kept in refrigerator for 1 week.

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Chicken Reshmi Tikka Easy Recipe

Cuisine: Indian Starter

Serves: 2-3 pax

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Ingredients:

  • Chicken Thigh Boneless 300 grams
  • Hung Curd 100 grams
  • Ginger and garlic paste 2 tablespoon
  • Kasturi Methi handful
  • Salt to taste
  • Red Chilly Powder to taste
  • Garam Masala to taste
  • Dhaniya Powder to taste
  • Mustard Oil 2 tablespoon

Method:

  1. Cut the thigh pieces into dice style cutting (Cubes)
  2. Marinate the chicken with all the spices, ginger and garlic paste, mustard oil and at the last hung curd
  3. Marinate well and keep it aside for minimum 40-45 minutes
  4. Take a pan, add little oil then start grilling all the pieces of the Chicken
  5. Keep grilling flipping it again and again at medium flame, allow it to cook properly
  6. When you see golden brown colour on the chicken then take it out from the pan
  7. Serve hot with green chutney

Chef Tips:

  • Don’t use the breast pieces of the chicken, use the thigh piece only
  • You can grill the chicken on pan, oven, air fryer, OTG anything you want to, marination remain the same
  • You can keep the marinate chicken for 2-3 days inside the fridger
  • Add lemon and Chaat masala if needed

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Stuffed Chicken Rolls with Chilly Mustard Sauce Easy Recipe

Cuisine: Continental Cuisine

Serves: 2 pax

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Ingredients:

  • Chicken Boneless 300 GMs
  • Onion medium size 1pc
  • American Corn 50 GMs
  • Green Peas 50 GMs
  • Green Chilly 1-2 pcs
  • Mustard Sauce 4 tablespoon
  • Tomato Ketchup 4 tablespoon
  • Salt to taste
  • Pepper to taste
  • Chilly Sauce 2 tablespoon
  • Silver foil for cooking

Method:

  1. Take a full chicken breast and take out thin slices of it
  2. Marinate it with salt and pepper and keep aside
  3. Take a pan, add oil, then chopped onion, green chilly, corn and green peas and cook properly with salt and pepper into it
  4. When the mixture is ready and cooked, mash it so that corn and peas comes in small pieces
  5. Now cut the silver foil into square, put the thin slices of chicken one by one on it, stuff it with the mixture and roll it, then wrap it with silver foil and make a toffee of it
  6. Boil the water in a deep pan and boil the toffies chicken for 10 min
  7. For the sauce mix the mustard sauce, chilli sauce and ketchup together. Add salt and pepper if needed
  8. After boiling remove the silver foil and grill them on a flat pan for 2-3 min just to give a colour
  9. Plate the sauce first then the chicken rolls
  10. Garnish it with salad, serve hot

Chef Tips:

  • While cutting the chicken slices, make sure they are thin otherwise it will be difficult to make rolls of them
  • Cut the chicken when in semi Ice form that helps it to get thin slices
  • The stuffing can be made of anything you like to fill in
  • While making The toffee with foil make sure it’s made with right hands and does not open in the water

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