Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 25 mins
Cook 45 mins

From the Thursday magazine(submitted by Mehru)

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oil in a skillet.
  2. Saute the onion in it till it turns light brown.
  3. Add ginger-garlic pastes and saute till the raw smell is gone.
  4. Add turmeric, corriander, cumin, garam masala powders and salt.
  5. Fry well.
  6. Now, add the chicken pcs.
  7. Stir-fry, allowing the spices to blend with the chicken.
  8. Fry until the chicken is nicely browned.
  9. Cook for 15-20 minutes on low flame.
  10. Put the yoghurt in a bowl.
  11. Add gramflour, 1/2 cup water and the ground paste to it.
  12. If the mixture is too thick, you can add some more water.
  13. Add the yoghurt mixture to the chicken.
  14. Bring to a boil on low flame, stirring all the time, to prevent curdling.
  15. By now, the chicken will be tender.
  16. Check for this.
  17. If not, then cook for a few more minutes on low flame.
  18. Just before serving, prepare the following seasoning:.
  19. Heat ghee in a pan.
  20. Add methi seeds, cumin seeds and red chillies.
  21. Once these stop sizzling, toss this mixture into the chicken.
  22. Stir well and serve hot with rotis, naan or parathas.