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Jeera Chicken

Jeera Chicken is a popular Indian Side Dish
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Serves 6
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1 - Chicken

A bit - Jeera

1 tbsp - Jeera powder

1 - large Onion

1 - Green chilli

A bit - coriander

Oil for cooking



  1. Cut chicken into small pieces, wash them and keep them aside.
  2. In a pan, heat a little oil and add jeera. Let it fry for some time, then add the chicken pieces and jeera.
  3. After you have added the chicken, quickly add the jeera powder and salt.
  4. Add 1 glass of water, then after a few mins, and another glass of water.
  5. Then let it cook on high flame and then gradually lower the flame as you think it needs to be done.
  6. Meanwhile, cut onions, green chillies and coriander and fry all the ingredients together.
  7. After the chicken is done, add the garnish on the chicken.

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