How to make Kebab Kombdya Che -

Bar-be-cued Chicken.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Chicken breasts (चिकन ब्रेस्ट ), Salt (नमक)

Cuisine : Maharashtrian

Course : Snacks and Starters

Kebab Kombdya Che

Kebab Kombdya Che 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 : 3.30-4 hour

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Kebab Kombdya Che Recipe

  • Chicken breasts 500 grams

  • Salt to taste

  • Onions 4 medium

  • Oil 2 tablespoons

  • Peppercorns 10

  • Coriander seeds 1 tablespoons

  • Cinnamon 1 inch stick

  • Cloves 3-4

  • Green cardamoms 3-4

  • Hung yogurt 1 cup

  • Ginger paste 2 tablespoons

  • Cream 1/2 cup

  • Ghee 1/2 cup

  • Peppercorns crushed 2 tablespoons

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon


Step 1

Clean, wash and cut chicken breasts into three lengthwise. Apply salt and set aside. Peel, wash and slice onions. Heat oil in a kadai and sauté the onions till brown. Let them cool and then grind to a fine paste. Dry roast peppercorns, coriander seeds, cinnamon, cloves and green cardamom. Grind to a fine powder. Make a marinade of the roasted spice powder, hung curd, ginger paste, brown onion paste, cream and salt.

Step 2

Add chicken breast pieces to it and allow to marinate for two hours preferably in a cool place or in a refrigerator. Take wooden sticks (soaked in water previously) and thread the chicken pieces onto them. Sprinkle crushed peppercorns over the chicken, arrange the sticks on the bar-be-cue and cook, basting with ghee every now and then. Keep turning the sticks so that the chicken gets cooked evenly on all sides. Sprinkle lemon juice.

Step 3

Alternately you can place the sticks on a greased tawa and cook on gas. Sprinkle some lemon juice, cover and cook till done. Transfer to a serving plate and serve hot.

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