Coriander/Cilantro Chicken - Indian Style

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Molly Kumar

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Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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  • 1 kg
    boneless chicken – cut into bite size pieces
  • 5 Tbsp
    water
  • 2 large
    white onion – chopped
  • 4 clove
    garlic – chopped
  • 1 small
    piece ginger
  • 1 c
    fatree yogurt - whipped
  • 4 Tbsp
    fresh lemon juice – you may use bottled lemon juice as well
  • 1/2 c
    fresh coriander/cilantro paste
  • 5 Tbsp
    olive oil – you may use any flavorless oil of choice
  • 3 sprig(s)
    coriander leaf (for decoration)
  • SPICES:

  • 1 tsp
    whole black pepper - optional
  • 2 tsp
    coriander powder
  • 1 tsp
    cumin powder
  • 2 tsp
    indian all spice powder
  • 2 tsp
    red chili powder
  • 2 tsp
    salt (as per your taste)

How to Make Coriander/Cilantro Chicken - Indian Style

Step-by-Step

  1. Using a blender, make a smooth paste of onion, garlic and ginger (Using 4-5tbsp of water)
  2. Heat oil in a large pan(2min) and add the black pepper.
    Now add the onion paste along with all the powdered spices, stir evenly and cook on low heat for 2-3min (Cook covered with lid).
  3. After 3min, give the onion paste a stir and it should start to look translucent, cook for 2min.
    Now add the boneless chicken and stir everything, cover the lid and cook for another 5-8min or till chicken is cooked. (Keep stirring every 2min and making sure that the paste & chicken doesn’t stick to bottom)
  4. Add fresh coriander paste, lemon juice in yogurt and mix together.
    Once the chicken is cooked, add the yogurt mixture and cook on medium for another 5min.
  5. After 5min all the water(from yogurt) would have soaked up and the chicken would have cooked properly along with all the spices.
  6. Turn off the heat, transfer in serving dish, decorate with fresh coriander and serve hot.

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About Coriander/Cilantro Chicken - Indian Style

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Indian
Dietary Needs: Diabetic, Low Fat, Low Carb
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy




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