Easy Mughlai chicken make at home-Indian chicken recipe

Easy Mughlai chicken recipe
Easy Mughlai chicken recipe 

Easy Mughlai chicken recipe | Indian chicken recipe| gravy chicken recipe. Mughlai chicken is a famous North Indian cuisine. It has been originated from South Asia during the Mughal rule. It's a restaurant-style gravy chicken recipe, which can be served on any occasion as the main course dish. 

This Indian chicken recipe contains, a thick creamy gravy that is specially made from fried onions, which gives it a dark brown colour, and nut paste is also used to give it a thick texture. It's a quite heavy dish which cannot be taken as comfort food but it tastes so delicious that you will like your fingers.

I have given a very easy method to prepare it at home, which won't take so much time and look gorgeous. Just follow each and every step properly. I have given every ingredient with the quantities.

This dish can be served with plain rice or with Mughlai parathas, or with roti also, don't forget to try it at home and share your experiences with us, enjoy it with your family and friends.

Easy Mughlai chicken recipe

Exact time to prepare Mughlai chicken:-

• Marination:- 30 minutes
• Prepare:- 45 minutes
• Total:- 75-80 minutes
• Serve:- 4-5 person


For Marination:-

1. Chicken 500 g 2. Lime juice 1 tsp 3. Beaten curd 1 cup 4. Ginger garlic paste 2 tsp 5. Turmeric powder 1 tsp 6. Salt 1 tsp

For Gravy:-

1. Ghee/oil 4 tsp 2. Shah jeera 1 tsp 3. Whole Garam masala 4. Fried onion 2 cups 5. Chopped green chillies 4-6 6. Red chilli powder 1 tsp 7. Coriander powder 1 tsp 8. Cumin Powder 1 tsp 9. Cashew almond pastes ½ cup 10. Salt 2 tsp 11. Fresh cream ½ cup 12. Hot Water 2 cup


1. Before you start making it, you need to soak the cashew and almonds in water for at least 1-2 hours, use 5-6 cashew and 5-6 almonds for 500 g of chicken,
after it soaked well to blend it using a blender, the paste should be smooth and creamy.

2. You also need to make 2 cups of fried onions, for this takes 4-5 medium-size onions and chopped them in thin slices. The slices need to be there so that they can be fried quickly. You can use a chopper to slice it easily, it will take less time.

3. Take a pan to add 2 teaspoons of oil or ghee,
Fried onions
Fried onions
when the oil heats up add the sliced onions, and stir it on a medium-low flame until it gets nice and brown when all the onions started getting golden fry it on a high flame so that the onions get crunchy and dark brown in colour.

4. Take 5-6 garlic cloves and some ginger, wash it and peel off properly, then blend it to make ginger garlic paste. You can use a blender for it also.


Easy Mughlai chicken recipe-Indian chicken recipe
Easy Mughlai chicken recipe

For Marination:-

  • Add chicken pieces in a bowl, then add 1 tsp salt, 1 tsp lime juice,1 cup yogurt, 2 tsp ginger garlic paste, 1 tsp Turmeric powder mix well and leave it for 30 minutes to marinate.

To prepare the gravy:-

  • Add 4 tsp of oil or ghee in a pan, when the oil heats up add 1 tsp shah jeera, add whole garam masala ( 1-2 bay leaves, 3-4 cloves, 4 cardamoms, 1-2 cinnamon sticks, 8-9 peppercorn) fry it for 1 minute then add marinated chicken in the pan and saute for 10 minutes. 

  • After 10 minutes add 1 tsp coriander powder, 1tsp red chilli powder,1 tsp cumin powder fry well for 5 minutes. Then add cashew and almond paste ( 10-12 of soaked cashew and almond each), add 1 cup of fried onions and mix well and fry for again 5 minutes.

  • Add 2 cups of hot water and allow it to boil, then add salt to taste, then cover the pan and cook for 15 minutes in a medium-low flame. 

  • After 15 minutes add the half cup of fresh cream and a half cup of fried onions, 4-6 sliced green chilies, cook for another 5 minutes and your delicious Mughlai chicken is ready. This chicken curry tastes awesome.
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3 types of fried chicken | Chicken fry recipesNowadays as lockdown is going on, we all crave something tasty, and especially foodies like us are horribly missing KFC and Dominoes. So suddenly I had an idea that why don't make a version of fried chicken at home.
However KFC, dominos are still delivering food at home but my parents do not allow me to eat any outside foods,

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