How to make Crispy Chicken-Cook Smart -

Crisp and delicious is the only way to describe this Chinese chicken starter

Sanjeev Kapoor

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

Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken (हड्डी रहित चिकन), Oil (ऑइल)

Cuisine : Chinese

Course : Snacks and Starters

Crispy Chicken-Cook Smart

Crispy Chicken-Cook Smart 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 : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Crispy Chicken-Cook Smart Recipe

  • Boneless chicken cut into very thin strips 400 grams

  • Oil to deep fry

  • Refined flour (maida) 4 teaspoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Cornflour 2 teaspoons

  • Medium onion 1

  • Medium green capsicum cut into thin strips 1

  • Medium red capsicum cut into thin strips 1

  • Green chillies thinly sliced vertically 4

  • Green chilli sauce 1 teaspoon


Step 1

Heat sufficient oil in a wok.

Step 2

Take chicken strips in a bowl. Add refined flour, salt and cornflour and mix gently with your hand. Make sure that the chicken strips do not stick to one another.

Step 3

Deep-fry chicken strips in hot oil till golden and crisp.

Step 4

Halve the onion and slice both halves horizontally.

Step 5

Take 4 teaspoons oil from the wok and add to another non-stick wok and heat.

Step 6

Add onion to the oil in the second wok and saute. Add green and red capsicum strips and saute well.

Step 7

Drain the chicken and add to the onion in the other wok. . Add green chillies, green chilli sauce and salt. Mix well and cook for a minute.

Step 8

Serve hot.

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