How to make Dhaniya Chicken -

Chicken marinated with coriander.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is contributed by Member Satabdi Mukherjee.

Main Ingredients : Chicken (चिकन), Coriander

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Main Course Chicken

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Dhaniya Chicken

Dhaniya Chicken 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 : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Dhaniya Chicken Recipe

  • Chicken 600 grams

  • Coriander 1 teaspoon

  • Garlic paste 2 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Red chilli powder 3 teaspoons

  • Oil 2 tablespoon

  • Onion paste 1 1/2 cup

  • Tomato chopped 1 large

  • Coriander powder 2 tablespoons

  • Cumin seeds 2 teaspoons

  • Yogurt 200 grams

  • Sugar large pinch

  • coriander leaves chopped 2 tablespoons


Step 1

Marinate the chicken with ginger paste, garlic paste, salt, red chilli powder, turmeric powder and refrigerate it for half an hour.

Step 2

Heat 2 tablespoon oil in a non stick pan, add onion paste and saute till light brown.

Step 3

Add tomatoes and saute for a minute. Add coriander powder, cumin powder, yogurt, sugar, salt and chicken and one cup water and mix well.

Step 4

Cook till chicken is tender.

Step 5

Remove from flame serve hot garnish with chopped fresh coriander leaves.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

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