How to make Lemon Pepper Chicken With Tabbouleh -

Delicious chicken salad with the goodness of burghul.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe has featured on the show Khanakhazana.

Main Ingredients : Chicken (चिकन), Burghul (bulgur or burgul) (बरघल/ गेहूं का दलिया)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Main Course Chicken

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Lemon Pepper Chicken With Tabbouleh

Lemon Pepper Chicken With Tabbouleh 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 : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Lemon Pepper Chicken With Tabbouleh Recipe

  • Chicken finely chopped 100 grams

  • Burghul (bulgur or burgul) soaked in hot water 2 tablespoons

  • Onions 2 medium

  • Cucumber 1 small

  • Fresh parsley chopped 1/2 cup +2 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Black peppercorns crushed 10-12

  • Olive oil 7 tablespoons

  • Cornflour/ corn starch 2 teaspoons

  • Lemon 1

  • Garlic sliced and fried 5-6 cloves


Step 1

Quarter the tomatoes, remove the seeds and chop. Put them into a bowl.

Step 2

Cut one onion into cubes and separate the layers. Chop the cucumber without peeling. Add these to the tomatoes in the bowl. Chop the remaining onion.

Step 3

Place burghul and half cup parsley in another bowl. Add salt, quarter teaspoon crushed peppercorns, two tablespoons olive oil and mix. Add the tomatoes, onion and cucumber and mix. This is tabbouleh salad.

Step 4

Heat two tablespoons olive oil in a pan. Add the chopped onion and sauté till soft. Add chicken and mix. Add salt, a little of the crushed black peppercorns and sauté. Mix cornflour in two tablespoons water. Grate the lemon rind into the pan. Add the corn

Step 5

Halve the lemon and squeeze the juice into the pan and mix well. Grind two tablespoons parsley with three tablespoons olive oil to make flavoured oil.

Step 6

Place a steel cylinder on the serving plate and put half the chicken mixture into it and press lightly. Top it with the tabbouleh salad. Press lightly. Gently remove the cylinder. Repeat this on another plate.

Step 7

Drizzle the parsley oil over the salad and around it.

Step 8

Sprinkle some more crushed peppercorns and serve garnished with crisply fried garlic slices.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

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