Chicken Achaari

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Total Time:
45-60 minutes
Rated : 3 Stars
Nutrition facts:

240 calories, 9 grams fat

Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Stewed Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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How to Make Chicken Achaari

  • Dry roast fennel seeds and onion seeds in a frying pan for 2-3 mins on low heat or till you get nice smell of fennel seeds. Keep aside.
  • Beat curd with a fork and keep aside.
  • Heat oil in a deep pan and fry finely sliced onions till light golden brown.
  • Add garlic paste and ginger paste.
  • When the pastes turn slightly brown, add the chopped tomatoes.
  • Cook covered on low heat till tomatoes are soft.
  • Add chicken and salt and fry for a few minutes.
  • Now add red chilli powder, turmeric powder, coriander powder and 1 cup water.
  • Bring to a nice boil.
  • Cover and cook till chicken is half done.
  • Add the beaten curd, lemon juice and green chillies.
  • Cook on medium heat for 2-3 minutes.
  • Stir in dry roasted fennel seeds and Nigella seeds.
  • Cover and cook till chicken is done.
  • Increase the heat and let it cook till oil separates and the gravy thickens.
  • Recipe Courtesy: Mareena's Recipe Collections