Chilli Chicken

Chilli Chicken
 


 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 1 Tomato
  • 1 Onion
  • Vegetable oil as required
  • 125
    ml
    yoghurt
  • 1/2
    tsp
    Red chilli powder
  • Garlic, 4 cloves
  • Green chilli and green coriander leaves for decora
  • 1/4
    tsp
    White pepper powder
  • 1
    tbsp
    Fresh Ginger chopped
  • 1/4
    tsp
    Black pepper powder
  • 2
    tbsp
    Soya sauce
  • 1
    kg
    Chicken whole (cleaned and cut into pieces)
  • 10 Green chillies
  • Salt to taste
  • 2
    tbsp
    Cornflour
  • 1/4
    tsp
    Turmeric Powder
 
 

Method

 
1. Cut onion, tomato into small pieces. Add ginger, garlic and make paste.
2. Cut thin slices of green chilli.
3. Mix red chilli powder, salt, turmeric powder, yogurt, 1 tbsp. soya sauce, 1 tbsp cornflour and 2 tbsp oil. Marinate the chicken with this mixture for half an hour.
4. Then apply onion-tomato paste to the chicken and again marinate for half an hour.
5. Heat oil in a pan. Add green chillis, white pepper powder and black pepper powder and fry for 30 secs.
6. Add chicken marinade and fry until half cooked. Stir ocassionally.
7. Mix rest of the cornflour and soya sauce in water and add to the chicken.
Add little water (about 2-3 cups) to make thick gravy and bring it to boil.
8. Cover and cook for 8-10 mins on low flame. Keep a constant watch.

Garnish with green chilli on the sides and sprinkle chopped green coriander all over the chicken. Serve hot.

 
 

Read more on: poultry
 

You might also Like

NEXT ON FOOD24X

Chakalaka chicken

2012-02-06 10:57
 
 

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
 
 

Find a recipe

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Talking About

Restaurants

 
Silo District top 10: Where it's as much about food and cocktails as it is about design

Its own uber trendy metropolis, the Silo District in Cape Town offers stylish restaurants and bars to match it's arty appeal. Here's where to eat and drink.

 

Find a restaurant

 
 

Jobs - Find your dream job

Fieldwork Administrator - Wellington WC

Cape Winelands
Agri Technovation
R13 000.00 - R15 000.00 Per Month

Branch Manager

Bellville
Atlantic Meat
R17 000.00 - R20 000.00 Per Month

Software Developer

Port Elizabeth
S4 Integration (Pty) Ltd

Property - Find a new home

 
 
 
 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.