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Kadai Chicken

Kashish Hinduja
30 minutes
Prep Time
30 minutes
Cook Time
4 People
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ABOUT Kadai Chicken RECIPE

A very delicious recipe of chicken loved by everyone.

Recipe Tags

  • Non-veg
  • Medium
  • Everyday
  • Indian
  • Simmering
  • Sauteeing
  • Main Dish

Ingredients Serving: 4

  1. Marination for chicken
  2. 500 gms chicken
  3. Salt to taste
  4. 1 tbsp red chilli powder
  5. 1 tsp turmeric powder
  6. 1 tsp coriander powder
  7. 1/2tsp garam masala
  8. 1 tsp oil
  9. For the gravy
  10. 2tbsp butter + 3 tbsp oil
  11. 3 laung, 2 pieces of cinnamon, 1 black cardamom
  12. 2 big onion finely chopped
  13. 8 cloves of garlic finely chopped
  14. 1 medium tomato roughly chopped
  15. 2 green chilli
  16. 1 inch ginger roughly chopped
  17. Handful of chopped coriander leaves
  18. Handful of chopped mint leaves
  19. Salt to taste
  20. 1 tbsp coriander powder
  21. 1/2tbsp red chilli powder


  1. First clean the chicken and marinate it with the ingredients mentioned under marination for at least 30 minutes.
  2. Next step is to start preparing for the gravy. Take a heavy bottom vessel and keep it on gas.
  3. Put butter + oil and let it get hot. Then add laung, cinnamon, black cardamom crushed. After few minutes put onion, garlic and Saute till it turns light brown in colour.
  4. Then add marinated chicken and Saute till the chicken becomes white in colour
  5. Grind into a paste tomato, green chilli, ginger,red chilli powder and coriander powder
  6. Then add this paste into the chicken and saute till the oil oozes out.
  7. Then add coriander and mint leaves . Mix well.
  8. Add 1 glass of water and mix well. Add salt and keep it on sim till the chicken gets cooked.
  9. It will take around 20 minutes approximately for chicken to cook on sim.
  10. Check the consistency of the gravy. If its too thick then add water.
  11. Serve hot with roti or rice.

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Shelly Sharma
Shelly Sharma   Apr-12-2018

Deliciously amazing!

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