How to make Chicken Flower Dumplings -

Spicy chicken mince balls covered with soaked rice and steamed.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Chicken Mince (चिकन कीमा), Basmati Rice (बासमती चावल)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Chicken Flower Dumplings

Chicken Flower Dumplings 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 : 4-5 hour

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Chicken Flower Dumplings Recipe

  • Chicken Mince 300 grams

  • Basmati Rice soaked 3/4 cup

  • Ginger paste 1 teaspoon

  • Green chillies chopped 2-3

  • Salt to taste

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Black peppercorns crushed 10-12

  • Banana leaves 1


Step 1

Combine minced chicken, soy sauce, salt, crushed peppercorns, ginger, garlic, spring onion greens and chopped red chilli in a bowl and mix well.

Step 2

Heat sufficient water in a steamer and line the inside with cabbage leaves.

Step 3

Spread rice on a plate.

Step 4

Dampen your palms and divide the chicken mixture into small equal portions shaped into balls. Coat them with the rice.

Step 5

Place the prepared dumplings on the cabbage leaves in the steamer, cover and steam for 6-8 minutes or till the chicken and rice is fully cooked.

Step 6

Serve hot with sweet chilli sauce.

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