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White Chicken

White Chicken

Brief Description

White cut chicken or white sliced chicken is part of Cantonese cuisine and is a type of siu mei, or roasted meat recipes. Like other siu mei recipes, this particular recipe is not roasted.

Preparation Time 15 mins
Cooking Time 30mins
Serves 4

Ingredients for White Chicken

  • chicken-1kg
  • onion-2
  • green chilies- 4 to 5

For Paste:

  •  badam-8 to 10
  • white pepper-1/2 tsp
  • garlic-8 pods
  • small piece of ginger
  • Prepare a paste using a little water
  • cinnamon- 1 big piece
  • Cloves-8
  • cardamom-5 to 6
  • Add salt according to taste

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How to make White Chicken

  • Firstly clean and wash the chicken properly.
  • Now cut onion and start cooking it in small amount of water until it softens and then grind it to form a paste.
  • Now take a pan and heat some oil in it and then onion paste, clove, cardamom, cinnamon, and green chilies in it and then fry it for about 2mins.
  • Now add badam paste and chicken in the mixture and add salt according to taste.
  • Now mix the mixture well and allow it to cook on a low heat until it’s done.
  • Now the gravy prepared will be thick. Add more water in the mixture if  you want to make a  thin gravy.
  • It can be serve well with rotis or naan.

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Some Useful Tips

If you are thinking of preparing garlic, fresh chilli and ginger pastes at home, then make sure you add tablespoon of canola/hot vegetable/ sunflower cooking oil to the paste and mix it well this will ensure a longer life for the paste prepared. Refrigerate and use it as per your requirement.

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