How to make Caramelized Pepper Chicken

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Chicken Legs (चिकन टंगड़ी), Black Pepper Powder (कालीमिर्च पावडर)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters


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Caramelized Pepper Chicken

Caramelized Pepper Chicken Recipe Card


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 : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Caramelized Pepper Chicken Recipe

  • Chicken Legs 400 grams

  • Black Pepper Powder 2 tablespoons

  • Black pepper powder 2 1/2 teaspoons

  • Oil 1 teaspoon

  • Garlic cloves 2

  • Dark soy sauce 1 teaspoon

  • Orange zest 1 tablespoon + for garnishing

  • Salt to taste

  • Spring onion with greens sliced 2

  • Five spice powder 2 teaspoons

  • Juice of 1 orange

  • Orange marmalade 1 tablespoon

  • Vinegar 1/2 teaspoon


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Crush garlic cloves and add alongwith brown sugar and soy sauce, mix well and let the sugar caramelize.

Step 2

Add chicken and cook for a minute. Flip chicken pieces and cook. Add 1 tbsp orange zest, salt, spring onion with greens and five spice powder and flip pieces again.

Step 3

Add orange juice, cover and cook for 2-3 minutes.

Step 4

Remove cover, flip chicken pieces and add pepper powder, orange marmalade and vinegar and mix well. Cover and cook for 15-20 minutes.

Step 5

Serve hot garnished with orange zest.

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