Raswala Chicken | How to make Raswala Chicken

By Anita Francorsi  |  13th Jul 2016  |  
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About Raswala Chicken Recipe

A simple everyday dish with Parsi roots. Tender cubes of chicken in a light and fragrant gravy, to be eaten with rice or fresh crusty bread.

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Raswala Chicken

Ingredients to make Raswala Chicken

  • Boneless chicken cubed 1/2 kg
  • onions 2 medium, finely chopped
  • ginger and Garlic paste, 2 tablespoons
  • cumin/Jeera powder 2 1/2 teaspoons
  • coriander/Dhaniya powder 1 teaspoon
  • turmeric/Haldi powder 1 teaspoon
  • 2 bay leaves/Tej patha
  • 1 inch stick cinnamon/dalchini
  • 1 whole green cardamom/elichi (remove seeds and crush)
  • 4 cloves/lavang
  • tomatoes, 2 medium, finely diced
  • oil 2 tablespoons
  • ghee 2 tablespoons
  • potatoes 2 large, skin on cut into half
  • Fresh Corriander/Kothmir, 2 tablespoons finely chopped
  • salt 2 teaspoons

How to make Raswala Chicken

  1. In a large pan, heat 2 tablespoons of oil and saute the onions till golden brown.
  2. Add in the ginger garlic paste and 1/4 cup warm water and simmer till the water evaporates and the onions are soft.
  3. Add in the bay leaves, cardamom, cloves, cinnamon, cumin powder, corriander powder, turmeric powder and 1 cup of warm water. Stir and simmer over a low flame till the water evaporates and oil separates from the masala.
  4. Add in the chopped tomatoes and fry for about 3 to 4 minutes
  5. Add the chicken to the masala, add in the ghee, green chillies, salt, potatoes and 5 cups of water and mix well.
  6. Cook the chicken on a low flame for about 30 to 35 minutes with the pan covered till the water in the pan is reduced to about 3 cups of gravy, the potatoes are cooked and the chicken is very tender.
  7. Garnish with fresh corriander leaves.
  8. Serve hot with basmati rice or crusty bread.

Reviews for Raswala Chicken (1)

Maithili Thangkhiew2 years ago

yummy chicken dish :)