Egyptian Yellow Chicken With Almonds

READY IN: 1hr 45mins
Recipe by ElaineAnn


Top Review by Nasseh

This was very tasty & easy to make. I did cook it in my pressure cooker to cut down on the cook time. I also added some sliced onion & ground ginger. Made for Newest Zaar Tag

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Rinse chicken and pat dry. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  2. Heat 3/4 of the oil in a pan and lightly saute the garlic and almonds. Add saffron, stir into the hot oil and garlic.
  3. Add chicken and brown on both sides. Sprinkle in the parsley and pour in the water or stock.
  4. Cover the pan tightly and simmer for 1 hour until the chicken is tender.
  5. Turn the chicken 2 or 3 times during cooking, season to taste and add more water or stock if the dish dries.
  6. Serve covered with eggs and almonds.

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