Handia simply resembles a pot. Chicken handi is a unique chicken recipe which is cooked in a handi. Handi in itself has a unique flavor. It is very tasty dish. You must try it for atleast once.
|Preparation Time||15 mins|
|Cooking Time||25 mins|
Ingredients for Chicken Handi
- Chicken- 300 gm
- Onions- 2 medium
- Oil - 150 gm
- Salt acc to taste
- Butter- 250 gm
- Finely chopped tomato -1
- Thin sliced green chili - 3
- Turmeric powder - 1 tablespoon
- Red chili powder - 1 tablespoon
- Coriander powder - 1 tablespoon
- Coriander leaves (fresh)
- Paste of Cashew nuts 100 gm
- Garlic- Ginger paste - 150 gm
How to make Chicken Handi
- First heat oil in handi (pot).
- Add onions to it and fry until light golden brown.
- Add pieces of chicken to it and let it soak for 3-4 minutes.
- Now add chopped tomato, sliced green chilies, ginger-garlic paste, and cashew nuts paste in handi. Let it stir for about 2-3 minutes.
- Now add all the remaining ingredients like turmeric powder, coriander powder, red chili powder, butter, coriander leaves, water as per requirement and salt acc to taste.
- Cover the handi and cook on medium flame until the chicken becomes tender.
- Garnish the cooked chicken coriander leaves.
Some Useful Tips
- If you would like to reduce the fat about 10 gms per plate, then remove the skin of the chicken before you marinate it.
- You can freeze the chicken bones so that you can use it in stocks or soups.
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