Goan Xacuti

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Total Time:
30-45 minutes
Serves:4
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Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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Ingredients

How to Make Goan Xacuti

  • Cut dressed chicken into 12 pieces.
  • Peel and chop the onions.
  • Heat a little oil and slightly brown the grated coconut and keep aside.
  • Then dry roast cinnamon, cloves, red chillies, turmeric, poppy seeds, ajwain, cumin seeds, peppercorns, fennel seeds, star anise and coriander seeds.
  • Grind to a paste with a little water, garlic and coconut.
  • Heat the remaining oil in a thick-bottomed pan and fry the onions till brown.
  • Add the masala paste, stirring in between, and cook till oil separates.
  • Add the chicken pieces and saute for some time.
  • Add two cups of water and salt, bring to a boil.
  • Add tamarind pulp and grated nutmeg.
  • Simmer until meat cooks and serve.