Chicken Ghee Roast

A simple but very bright dish that is bursting with flavors. You Need: Chicken preferably with bones, 500 grams. Coriander Seeds, 1 tablespoon. Fennel Seeds, 1 tablespoon. Cumin Seeds, 1 tablespoon. Dry Red Chilies, 2 or 3. Garlic, peeled. Ginger, one inch. Curd, half a cup. One Onion, finely diced. Ghee, 3 tablespoons. Salt. DryContinue reading “Chicken Ghee Roast”

Lemon Pepper Chicken

A simple and yummy appetizer for a lazy weekend. Chicken, about half a kilo. Curd, three tablespoons. Garlic, about a tablespoon, cut very small or preferably passed thru a press. Pepper, one teaspoon freshly ground. Lemon juice, one. Cumin powder, 1/2 teaspoon. Coriander powder, 1/2 teaspoon. Mint leaves. Kasuri Methi. Salt. Ghee, a tablespoon. CombineContinue reading “Lemon Pepper Chicken”

The Path to Crispy Fried Chicken

Moisture is not your friend. All you need is a good piece of chicken. Few spices, corn flour and time. We always find the other ingredients easily but time is a key component that should not be ignored. You Need: Chicken, if pieces are large put a few slits on them. Paprika or Deghi Mirch.Continue reading “The Path to Crispy Fried Chicken”

Garlic Chicken Fry

You Need: Chicken, preferably cut into small pieces. Lots of Garlic. Green Chilly. Coriander Seeds. Cumin Seeds. Salt. Two tablespoons of oil. Fresh mint and / or coriander for garnish. Make a paste with garlic, green chilly, coriander seeds, cumin seeds and salt. Marinate the chicken pieces in this paste for at least 3-4 hours.Continue reading “Garlic Chicken Fry”

Super Quick Chicken Fry

A super quick recipe for those “24 hours ain’t enough” kinda days. You Need: Chicken. Preferably cut as lollipops or at least with a bit of bone sticking out. This is important for easy dredging. The Glue: An egg, paprika powder, garlic powder and some salt. Beaten together. The Crunch: Breadcrumbs and a little gratedContinue reading “Super Quick Chicken Fry”

Fried Garlic Chicken

Garlic…what will I do without it. You Need: Boneless Chicken Breast, cut into thin strips. Garlic cloves. as many as you want. The more the better. Chilly Powder. Turmeric Powder. Cumin Powder. Ginger Garlic paste, a teaspoon per breast. Vinegar or lime juice, a teaspoon per breast. Corn Starch, a tablespoon per breast. Salt. FennelContinue reading “Fried Garlic Chicken”

Dill-Daal Chicken

Super juicy chicken legs with fresh dill leaves. You Need: Couple of Chicken Legs. Tablespoon of oil per chicken leg. A pinch of turmeric per chicken leg. A teaspoon of paprika per chicken leg. Some chopped green chilies. Garlic Powder and some garlic pods. Chopped dill leaves. A little grated Parmesan cheese. Salt. Mix theContinue reading “Dill-Daal Chicken”