Friday, 17 January 2014

Chicken Ghugni recipe

Chicken Ghugni recipe:

Chicken Ghugni Ingredients:

  • 2 cups dried yellow peas,soaked,drained and boiled.
  • 1/2 cup boneless chicken cubes.
  • 1 bay leaf,torn half.
  • 1 teaspoon grated ginger.
  • 2 tea spoon crushed garlic.
  • 1 large onion,finely chopped.
  • 1 table spoon chopped green chilies.
  • 1 teaspoon turmeric powder.
  • 2 teaspoon cumin powder.
  • 1 teaspoon red chili powder.
  • 1/4 cup coconut sliced.
  • 1/4 teaspoon garam masala powder.
  • salt.
  • oil.

Chicken Ghugni cooking Method:

  1. Heat oil in a kadhai or pan and add the chicken cubes and shallow fry them in medium heat till they are tender.Remove from the pan and keep aside.
  2. In the remaining oil add the chopped onion,green chilies,bay leaf.Saute till the onions become light brown.
  3. Add the grated ginger and stir fry for a minute or so.Now also add the turmeric powder,cumin and red chili powder,mix well.Add the boiled yellow peas,mix well.Also add the crushed garlic.
  4. add 1 cup water,place a lid on the pan and let it cook in medium heat for 15 to 10 minutes.Now add the chicken cubes,place a lid on the pan and cook it for another 10 minutes.
  5. Add the garam masala and mix.Your Bengali Style chicken Ghugni is ready.
  6. Serve ghugni hot with luchi or puri or roti.