How to make Chicken Tikka Croquettes -

Chicken tikka mixed with white sauce and green chutney, shaped into croquettes and deep-fried

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Chicken Tikka (चिकन टिक्का), Oil (ऑइल)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

Chicken Tikka Croquettes

Chicken Tikka Croquettes 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 : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Chicken Tikka Croquettes Recipe

  • Chicken Tikka readymade 400 grams

  • Oil for deep-frying

  • Onion finely chopped 1 medium

  • Green chutney 3-4 tablespoons

  • Chaat masala 1 teaspoon

  • White sauce thick ¾ cup

  • Salt to taste

  • Bread crumbs for coating


Step 1

Heat sufficient oil in a kadai.

Step 2

Slice chicken tikka and transfer in a bowl.

Step 3

Add onion, green chutney, chaat masala, thick white sauce and salt and mix well.

Step 4

Divide the mixture into equal portions and shape them into croquettes.

Step 5

Coat them with breadcrumbs and deep-fry the croquettes in hot oil till golden and crisp. Drain on absorbent paper.

Step 6

Serve hot with tomato ketchup and green chutney.

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