Mughlai Chicken


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Mughlai Chicken, in which chicken is simmered in rich gravy which is relished garnished with coriander. Enjoy this delicious recipe with naan or roti.

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Makes 5 servings
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For the Chicken

  1. Heat the oil in a pan add the ginger garlic paste, saute it for a second on medium flame.
  2. Add the chicken and salt and cook till the chicken is soft.
  3. Remove from the flame and keep aside.

For the Gravy

  1. Heat the oil in a pan add bayleaf, peppercorn, cardamom and cumin.
  2. When they splutter add garlic-ginger paste, green chilies and onion paste and fry till onions turn translucent.
  3. Add the poppy seeds, coconut, lotus seeds, cashewnuts, salt and 1/2 cup water, simmer it for 5 to 6 minutes.
  4. Add the cooked chicken and simmer further for 6-7 minutes.
  5. Serve hot garnish with coriander and butter.
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This recipe was contributed by Ayesha Zama on 22 Dec 2010

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