Gharwali Style Chicken | How to make Gharwali Style Chicken

By Sai Priya  |  24th Apr 2016  |  
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About Gharwali Style Chicken Recipe

Gharwalis from Uttrakhand make this authentic dish using fresh local produce. An extremely delicious and flavorsome dish.

Gharwali Style Chicken

Ingredients to make Gharwali Style Chicken

  • chicken 500 gm
  • turmeric powder 1 tsp
  • coriander seeds 1 tbsp
  • cumin seeds 1 tsp
  • clove 3
  • Cassia Stick 1/2 inch
  • Garlic cloves 8
  • ginger 1/2 inch
  • Fresh coriander leaves 2 cups
  • tomato medium size 1
  • green chillies 4
  • Red dry chillies 2 (optional)
  • onion 2
  • mustard Oil or Refined oil 3 tbsp
  • salt as per taste

How to make Gharwali Style Chicken

  1. Marinate the chicken with turmeric powder and 1 tbsp oil for an hour.
  2. Now on a tawa dry roast clove, cumin seeds, coriander seeds, garlic, ginger, green chillies. It will take 2-3 minutes and you can smell that aroma.
  3. Let the mixture cool down and make a fine green paste by adding fresh coriander leaves. Use 2 tsp water to grind it smoothly.
  4. Heat a pan and add 2 tablespoon of oil. Add the red chillies, cassia stick. Now add the onion julienne and fry on a high flame till it becomes light brown in color. Mix the chopped tomatoes and cook on a medium flame until they are tender for around 2-3 minutes.
  5. Add the green paste and mix it well. Add chicken and cook on a high flame.Stir it continuously for around 5-7 minutes until the chicken are coated with green masala. This process is called Bhuno.
  6. Sprinkle little water in between if needed. Add salt as per taste. Add water and cook on a medium flame while covering the lid. It will take around 10 minutes to cook.
  7. Serve it hot with steam rice.

Reviews for Gharwali Style Chicken (3)

Shilpa lad3 years ago

This is an amazing recipe! Just simply homely and yummy!

Menaka Devi3 years ago


Reena Andavarapu3 years ago

what is cassia stick?