Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Hyderabadi chicken

Ingredients

Chicken - 2 lbs
Onion - 2
Ginger garlic paste - 1 tbsp
Garam masala - 1/2tsp
Turmeric powder - 1/2 tsp
Pepper powder - 1 tsp
Red chillies - 20
Yogurt - 1 cup
Cashew nuts - 10-15
Golden raisins - 10
Ghee - 2 tsp
Oil - as needed
Salt - as needed

Method


Clean chicken and make slits on each pieces, here and there.Slice onions lengthwise and cut red chillies into pieces.Add garam masala,pepper,turmeric power,ginger garlic paste,yogurt and salt to chicken pieces and marinate for about 1 hour.In a heavy bottomed pan, heat oil and fry red chillies and onions.Once the onions are golden brown add chicken to the pan.On medium heat cook chicken well.On half way, if needed, add water and cover the lid and cook untill chicken fully cooked and gravy is almost dry.Garnish with ghee fried cashews and raisins.

21 comments:

Divya Vikram said...

Looks spicy n delicious..

kamala said...

I have book marked this Maheswari...soooo delicious

Cilantro said...

Would love to try this one. Looks like a nice dry chicken dish.

Happy cook said...

I would happily sit and eat the whole plate.
Looks yumm

Alka said...

Well all these years i had a misconception that hyderabadi yummies are complicated affairs to involve in,coz most of the recipes are so eloborated,that i am unable to believe that something so simple can be hyderabadi....lol
I love hyderabadi biryani,kofte,mutton...i love hyderabadi foof period !

Priti said...

Looks yummy and easy to make...gud one dear

Sangeeth said...

looks perfect...is it more like a starter or side dish?

Priya said...

Mouthwatering chicken fry..delicious..

Sagari said...

chicken looks deleciousss maheshwari

Sukanya Ramkumar said...

This is a nice chicken recipe to try... Looks so good. YUM! Never tried adding raisins in spicy chicken, will try it this time...

JZ @ Tasty treats said...

hi maheswari! i'm back after a break, and great to see your wonderful recipe! it sure looks delicious!! looks a lot like chicken fry that we get in kerala!

zlamushka said...

raisins in the chicken? Interesting combo, looks yummy :-)

meeso said...

Yum, raisins, nuts and chicken... sounds awesome!

Sapna Anu B.George said...

Great to meet you here maheswari and your recipies

Kitchen Flavours said...

Dry fruits and chicken sounds yummy combo. Looks gr8.

homecooked said...

Looks spicy and yummy :)

Mandira said...

this looks delicious!

Sharmi said...

hey Mahi, how are you? nice pic of you and ur kids there:)

Kalai said...

Nice chicken recipe. Have never tried raisins in chicken! Pls stop by my blog for a sweet surprise! :)

Kitchen Flavours said...

Suprise Weekend Bonanza waiting for you.

Vandana Rajesh said...

yummy ginger chicken maheswari...just can't wait to try it.