Monday, May 21, 2007

Semi Dry Chicken Gravy Recipe

Yummy looking isn't it. Taste real good with butter Chapatti.

Look at the dart board, used as a back ground. Amateur Photography haha.
Recipe will be updated soon.

The Recipes:

This is a Onion Based Gravy.
4 medium sized onions for 1 kilo chicken.
More onions and the dish will be sweetish. Go ahead if you want your chicken sweet :)

For the garnish:

Add 1 tsp Dhania Powder
Add 1 tsp Jeera Powder.
Add 1 tsp Chilli Powder.
Add half tsp haldi Powder.
Add 1 tsp garlic Crushed.
Add 1 tsp ginger Crushed.
Salt to taste.
1 tsp vegetable Oil.
Mix well and keep in fridge or outside for 2 hours.

4 Onions finely chopped Keep Aside.

Heat Oil in a Wok. I always cook my chicken in a Wok or Kadhai.
The bottom of the cooking vessel has to be thick so that heat distributes evenly.

I use about 3 TBS vegetable oil. Should be enough.
A trick to cook in less oil. Only fry 1/3rd of the onions. Put the rest later.

Crackle 1 tsp jeera and mustard seed in the oil.
Add about one onions portion from the chopped onions and fry till golden brown.

Add 5 green chillis sliced in halves.
Fry for 30 seconds in medium heat.
Add rest of the onions and fry for couple of minutes.
Increase the heat.

Add the chicken and Quickly mix.
Let it mix well. Stir well, such that all the chicken pieces are turned.

Cover the vessel and cook for 15 minutes in low heat.

Now open the lid, and increase heat.
Add 2 tomatoes finely chopped(Optional).
Cook till most of all the juice from the curry have evaporated.
Keep Stirring/mixing.
Add 1 tsp of off-the-shelf Chicken masala.
Cook for couple of minutes after you add masala.

Garnish with coriander for better smell.
I didn't.. Ran out of coriander :)
Bachelor's kitchen you see!!

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Anonymous Real Top Chef said...

thanks....this was just what I was looking for.....i am soooo bookmarking your blog.

i don't usually comment, i'm more of a lurker....what's come over me?

10/05/2006 07:58:00 PM  
Blogger Spicelover said...

You are in the middle of moving and still had time to cook? and take a picture of it.
Looks yummy. I always make chicken curry... I needed some good drier recipe.

The dartboard would such a perfect backdrop for a mexican recipe.. :)

10/05/2006 09:09:00 PM  
Blogger Prema Sundar said...

Chicken looks yummy Anthony

10/06/2006 07:44:00 AM  
Anonymous Tony's other Blog said...

Thanks Real Top Chef... hey ur site is not opeing in my Office.. it has been filtered.. COntains any offensive material ? :)

Spice Lover: Ah! I will cook some mexican dishes then.....
This was semu dry.. with lost of onions for the gravy

Prema Sunder: It was yummy too ;)

10/07/2006 11:50:00 AM  
Blogger Mandira said...

Hi Anthony, good to see that you're back to blogging. Hope Delhi is treating you well. The chicken curry looks delicious.

5/25/2007 01:33:00 AM  
Blogger anthony said...

hey mandira.. Delhi is treating me good. Lots of good places to eat out so no been eating out much... this was an old post where I forgot to post the recipe, and only the pic was uploaded.. I am hoping i will get back to blogging real soon

5/25/2007 07:55:00 AM  
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5/29/2007 03:54:00 AM  
Blogger Srivalli said...

Hello Anthony, The photos look real good, it must have tasted good have a great blog by the way

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5/31/2007 12:09:00 PM  
Blogger Sowjanya said...

That was a lovely recipe anthony. I've got to try this for sure. Thanks for the recipe.

6/04/2007 09:39:00 PM  
Anonymous chandni said...

rocking as usual!!!

7/20/2007 12:39:00 PM  
Blogger N said...

wow! looks yummy and i am hungry!!!

8/08/2007 12:21:00 PM  
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8/11/2007 01:34:00 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Very tempting dishes!
Chanced upon your blog while looking for the recipe for pork biryani. I guess its called jadoh. It'll be wonderful if you could post the recipe. A certain "Dr Dog" has also been devotedly searching for it. Found his queries in a number of forums.
I found your curry mela really good!

8/12/2007 07:01:00 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

hello anthony...i once tasted a dry gingery dark and spicy beef from an angami friend.any idea what it could be?

8/30/2007 01:50:00 PM  
Blogger Shella said...

Good work Anthony. Good looking chicken you've got there.

9/05/2007 02:53:00 PM  
Blogger bindiya singh said...

Hi Anthony ,you are doing such a great job ,i just keep coming back to your blog just to see what's new on it , i am sure the chicken tastes great,do blog more often.thx

9/05/2007 09:05:00 PM  
Blogger deepanjali said...

Your blog is nice. I think you should add your blog at BlogAdda and let more people discover your blog. It's a great place for Indian bloggers to be in and I am sure it would do wonders for your blog.

10/03/2007 02:55:00 PM  
Blogger angela said...

This looks great, and super easy. I always find myself needing to make a gravy with no drippings to speak of!

10/16/2007 04:12:00 AM  
Anonymous Cooking Recipes said...

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10/17/2007 09:26:00 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i need to add the paster 5 mins b4 taking the wok off d gas ?? plz reply if possible.

11/15/2007 01:23:00 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i need to add the paste (masala & oil mix) 5 mins b4 taking the wok off d gas ?? plz reply if possible.

11/15/2007 01:24:00 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

when did u add the mix pf ginger, garlic paste....etc etc..

11/21/2007 02:47:00 AM  
Blogger Jeena said...

Hi there this gravy looks really tasty, nice blog! :-)

1/06/2008 01:35:00 AM  
Anonymous ryan s. said...

i can tell that you really understand the way bachelors work, or how their stomachs work, becasue you make the cooking process look simple and approachable. i plan on trying your recipes!

3/30/2008 08:01:00 AM  
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5/02/2008 06:44:00 AM  
Anonymous Abhijeet said...

hmm chicken

5/08/2008 02:50:00 PM  
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5/14/2008 08:19:00 AM  
Anonymous sheer bikini said...

it looks very yummy

9/04/2008 12:51:00 PM  
Blogger Tina said...

Hmmmm yummy chicken....

11/07/2008 10:36:00 PM  
Anonymous Salt Lake City caterer said...

it definitely doesnt look too good, but sure does taste good if done correctly :)

12/04/2008 06:12:00 AM  
Anonymous ari said...

nice recipe.. the "amateur" photos don't bother me, because I also do amateur food photos. haha. I like the recipe and I think I might to try it sometimes..

2/23/2009 10:59:00 PM  
Blogger Meenal Mehta said...

Anthony....not blogging any more ?

3/10/2009 03:05:00 PM  
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11/11/2009 01:49:00 AM  
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I also wanted to taste these recipes if permitted ??

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Looks delicious! Must try.

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