Fail-safe spicy-chicken recipe for novices in kitchen
For those who are new to cooking, making a proper dish will always be a challenge. Cooking will be easy if you are willing to try. Here is a spicy chicken recipe that is fail-safe and reliable for novices in the kitchen.
Chicken – 1 kg (medium size pieces)
Onion – 4 nos (finely sliced)
Chilli powder – 4 teaspoons
Coriander powder – 4 teaspoons
Masala powder – ½ tablespoon
Turmeric powder – as per taste
Pepper powder – 1 tablespoon
Green chilli – 4 nos
Garlic – 10 cloves
Ginger – ½ of a thumb sized piece
(make ginger garlic paste)
Tomato – 1 (tomato sauce can also be used as a substitute)
Salt, curry leaves – as per taste
How to prepare
In a pan heat up some oil and sauté the onions. Once the onions soften, add turmeric powder, chilli powder, coriander powder, masala powder, pepper powder and mix well. Keep sautéing for a few minutes. Add the ginger garlic paste, chilli powder, curry leaves and salt and mix well. Once the mix is softened add the chicken pieces and cook on a low-medium heat with the lid on. No need to add water.
Once the gravy starts to dry out, add the tomato or tomato sauce and cook for 5 minutes without the lid on. Take it off the heat and serve hot.