Badami Murgh

By Jinoo Jayakrishnan  |  24th Nov 2016  |  
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About Badami Murgh Recipe

This recipe of Badami Murgh or Almond chicken curry has got its tangy base in which chicken is cooked along with ground almonds. Tasty, rich and healthy recipe.

Badami Murgh is a popular aromatic and delicious dish. You can try making this amazing Badami Murgh in your kitchen. This recipe requires 20 minutes for preparation and 45 minutes to cook. The Badami Murgh by Jinoo Jayakrishnan has detailed steps with pictures so you can easily learn how to cook Badami Murgh at home without any difficulty. Badami Murgh is enjoyed by everyone and can be served on special occasions. The flavours of the Badami Murgh would satiate your taste buds. You must try making Badami Murgh this weekend. Share your Badami Murgh cooking experience on the BetterButter platform. You can also use the "What's cooking" feature on the app to get in touch with other home chefs like Jinoo Jayakrishnan for inputs. In case you have any queries for Badami Murgh you can comment on the recipe page to connect with the Jinoo Jayakrishnan. You can also rate the Badami Murgh and give feedback.

Badami Murgh

Ingredients to make Badami Murgh

  • 1/4 kg chicken
  • 1/2 cup shallots
  • 4-5 cloves garlic
  • 1/2 inch cinnamon
  • 2-3 cloves
  • 1 cardamom(green)
  • 2 Tbsp coriander Seeds
  • 1 Tbsp fennel seeds
  • 1 tbsp cumin seeds
  • 1 tsp peppercorns
  • 1 inch ginger
  • 1/2 tsp chana dal
  • 3-4 dry red chilli
  • 1/4 cup almonds
  • 1 large and ripe tomato roughly chopped
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 Large onion finely chopped
  • 1 tsp ginger garlic paste
  • 1 large tomato finely chopped
  • salt to taste
  • 1 tbsp coriander leaves finely chopped
  • 2-3 almonds grated for garnishing

How to make Badami Murgh

  1. Heat oil in a kadai and saute together shallots, cinnamon, cloves, cardamom, coriander seeds, fennel seeds, cumin seeds, peppercorns, garlic, ginger, chana dal, red chilli and almonds. Saute until well cooked and raw smell is off.
  2. In same pan/kadai, heat oil, add cleaned chicken pieces, turmeric powder and saute until water starts coming out of it.
  3. Heat the cooker, Add enough oil,chopped onions, ginger garlic paste. Saute till onions are brown. Add chopped tomatoes and saute till mushy.
  4. Put in the ground masala and fry till oil leaves out. (Only if you have added enough oil at the beginning, oil will leave out the masala)
  5. Now, the fried chicken pieces get in. mix well. Add salt, water required. close and cook for 4-5 whistles in medium flame. Sprinkle chopped coriander leaves and grated almonds.

Reviews for Badami Murgh (1)

Kanak Patel4 years ago

Really nice recipe and the image looks perfect