Chicken pieces cooked in spicy Schezwan and manchurian sauce till dry.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken breasts (हड्डी रहित चिकन ब्रेस्ट), Schezwan sauce

Cuisine : Indo-Chinese

Course : Main Course Chicken

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Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 21-25 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for CHICKEN SCHEZWAN MANCHURIAN DRY - skk Recipe

  • Boneless chicken breasts cut into 1 inch pieces 400 grams

  • Schezwan sauce 1 tablespoon

  • Black peppercorns crushed to taste

  • Ginger-garlic paste 1 tablespoon

  • Egg 1

  • Salt to taste

  • Cornflour 3 tablespoons

  • Refined flour 3 tablespoons

  • Oil 2 tablespo to deep fry

  • Garlic chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Spring onion greens diagonally sliced 1 tablespo to garnish

  • Tomato ketchup 1 tablespoon

  • Soy sauce 1/2 tablespoon

  • Cornflour slurry 3 tablespoons

  • Medium green capsicum cut into dices 1

  • Medium red capsicum cut into dices 1

  • Medium yellow capsicum cut into dices 1


Step 1

Take chicken in a bowl, add crushed peppercorns, ginger-garlic paste, egg, salt, cornflour and refined flour and mix well. Set aside to marinate for 10-15 minutes.

Step 2

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai. Add the marinated chicken pieces and deep-fry till light golden brown. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 3

Heat 2 tablespoons oil in a non-stick wok, add garlic and sauté till fragrant.

Step 4

Add spring onion greens, mix and saute for 1 minute. Add tomato ketchup, soy sauce and Schezwan sauce and mix well. Add ½ cup water, mix well and cook for 2-3 minutes.

Step 5

Add cornflour slurry, mix well and cook till the mixture thickens. Add all the capsicums, mix well and cook for 1-2 minutes. Add fried chicken, mix and cook for 2 minutes.

Step 6

Transfer into a serving bowl, garnish with spring onion greens and serve hot.

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