Methi Chicken

By Vertika Srivastava  |  4th Oct 2015  |  
4 from 2 reviews Rate It!
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About Methi Chicken Recipe

A delicious chicken dish prepared with an abundance of spices

Methi Chicken is a delicious dish which is liked by the people of every age group. Methi Chicken by Vertika Srivastava is a step by step process by which you can learn how to make Methi Chicken at your home. It is an easy recipe which is best to understand for the beginners. Methi Chicken is a dish which comes from Indian cuisine and is very much popular throughout the worldwide This recipe is perfect to serve 6 people. You can find this dish at almost every restaurant and you can also prepare this at your home. It is an easy recipe which doesn't take so much time. This amazing and mouthwatering Methi Chicken takes few minute for the preparation and 60 minute for cooking. The aroma of this Methi Chicken make you more hungry and you couldn't stop yourself from having this. When you want to prepare something very tasty and delicious for any party or special occasion then Methi Chicken will be the best option for you. The flavor of Methi Chicken is unforgettable and you will enjoy each and every bite of this. Try this Methi Chicken at your weekends and impress your family and friends.

Methi Chicken

Ingredients to make Methi Chicken

  • 1 kg - chicken
  • 1 cup - yogurt
  • 3 tbsp - ginger garlic paste
  • 3 - onions finely chopped
  • 3 - tomatoes finely chopped
  • 2-3 - green chillies finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp - garam masala
  • 1 1/2 tsp - turmeric powder
  • 1 1/2 tsp - red chilli powder
  • 2 tbsp - kasoori methi
  • 1 tsp - coriander powder
  • 1/4 tsp - black pepper powder
  • salt to taste

How to make Methi Chicken

  1. Wash and clean the chicken and let it dry.
  2. Mix ginger garlic paste, yogurt, 1/2 tsp red chilli powder, 1/2 tsp turmeric and salt in a bowl.
  3. Rub the above mixture on the chicken pieces and mix well. Keep it in a refrigerator to marinate for 45 mins.
  4. Heat oil in a pan.Add chopped onions and fry till golden brown.
  5. Add all the spices and tomatoes and fry till the oil comes out of the masala (approx. 15 mins).
  6. Add chicken pieces and cook for 15 mins on medium flame in a covered vessel. Keep stirring in between.
  7. Add water and bring it to boil.Cook for another 15 mins on medium flame. Keep stirring in between.
  8. Methi chicken is ready to serve.

My Tip:

If the chicken is little hard or has big pieces, it might take 10 more mins to cook. Check to see if the chicken has become tender.

Reviews for Methi Chicken (2)

Vini Srivastava5 years ago

Seems delicious....

Asha Srivastava5 years ago

Mouth watering dish

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