How to make Chicken Bharta - SK Khazana -

Make this easy-to-cook bharta with chicken mince and serve it with naan

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Chicken mince (चिकन कीमा), Oil (ऑइल)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Main Course Chicken

Chicken Bharta - SK Khazana

Chicken Bharta - SK Khazana 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 : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Chicken Bharta - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Chicken mince 250 grams

  • Oil 2 tablespoons

  • Black cardamoms 4

  • Bay leaf 1

  • Black peppercorns 1 teaspoon

  • Cumin seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Asafoetida 1/4 teaspoon

  • Ginger chopped 1 teaspoon

  • Garlic chopped 1 teaspoon

  • Large onion finely chopped 1

  • Green chillies finely chopped 1-2

  • Large tomato finely chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Red chilli powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Coriander powder 1 teaspoon

  • Garam masala powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Lemon juice 1/2 tablespoon

  • Salt q to taste

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 1 tablespo for garnish


Step 1

Heat oil in a non-stick pan. Add cardamoms, bay leaf, peppercorns and cumin seeds and sauté for a minute.

Step 2

Add asafoetida, ginger and garlic, mix and sauté till fragrant. Add onion, mix and sauté till lightly browned.

Step 3

Add green chillies and tomato, mix and cook till tomatoes turn soft and pulpy.

Step 4

Add chilli powder, turmeric powder, coriander powder and garam masala powder, mix and cook till the oil separates.

Step 5

Add lemon juice and mix well. Add chicken mince, mix well and cook for 1-2 minutes.

Step 6

Add salt and coriander leaves, mix well, cover and cook till fully done.

Step 7

Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot.

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