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Chicken Tawaala

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Chicken marinated in ginger/garlic and then cooked in a creamy sauce kind of gravy.
Chicken Tawaala recipe

Total servings: 5
Pre-Prep time:
Preperation time: 1 hour
Occasion: Any
Cuisine: Pakistani
Effort: Easy
Best for: All
How to serve: Hot


1 Chicken cut into 16 pieces
2 tsp Ginger / Garlic paste
Salt 1 tsp
4 tbsp + 1/4 cup oil
1 Cup Onions chopped
6 Graen chillies chopped
1 tsp Red chilly powder
10 Peppercorns crushed
2 tbsp Ginger finely sliced
Fresh coriander leaves finely chopped
Pinch of allspice

1 Cup Tomato paste
1/2 tsp Ginger / Garlic paste
3 Green chillies chopped
1/2 tsp Red chilly powder
1/2 tsp All spice
1/2 tsp Salt
75 gms Butter or 3 tbsp
1/4 Cup Fresh cream
1 tsp Dried Fenugreek Leaves


Prick the chicken pieces with a fork.
Mix the Ginger / Garlic, salt and 4 tbsps of oil.
Cover the chicken pieces with this marinde and set aside for 30 minutes. Heat the remaining oil.
Then add the chicken and stir.
Add the onion, green chillies, red chilli powder, black pepper and ginger. Stir and cook till the oil seperates.
Add the "Makhani gravy" and cook over a low heat, for approximately 25 30 minutes, till the chicken is tender.
Sprinkle the coriander leaves and all spice on top.
In a saucepan combine the first 6 items listed under MAKHANI GRAVY and cook till they blend.
Bring to a boil, then add the butter and cream, stir through, add the fenugreek.

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