Chicken Jalfrezi Recipe

Best chicken jalfrezi

If you are looking for easy chicken dishes then Chicken Jalfrezi is one of easy to make and great dish that you can serve with fried rice and boiled rice.

Best Chicken Jalfrezi Recipe

Chicken Jalfrezi
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Cuisine: World
Serves: 4
  • Boneless chicken ½ kg (cubes)
  • Vinegar 1 tbsp
  • Mustard paste 1 tsp
  • Oil ½ cup
  • Onion 1 (chopped)
  • Ginger paste 1 tsp
  • Garlic paste 1 tsp
  • Tomato 1 big (coarsely chopped)
  • Red chilli powder ½ tsp
  • Black pepper powder ½ tsp
  • Turmeric ¼ tsp
  • Cumin powder 1 tsp
  • Tomato puree ½ cup
  • Tomato ketchup 1 to 2 tbsp
  • Sugar 1 tsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Onion 1 medium (cubes)
  • Capsicum 1 (cubes)
  • Red capsicum 1 small (cubes) (Optional)
  • Garam masala powder ½ tsp
  • Ginger 1 tsp (julienne)
  1. Marinate chicken cubes in vinegar, ½ tsp red chilli powder, ½ tsp ginger-garlic paste, mustard paste and salt to taste for 30 minutes.
  2. In oil fry onion, till soft. Then add ginger and garlic, saute. Then add marinated chicken and stir fry for 2 minutes.
  3. Then add tomato fry it with chicken, till tomatoes are soft. Then add red chilli powder, black pepper powder, turmeric and cumin powder. Stir add tomato puree, ketchup, sugar and salt. Fry for for 5 minutes.
  4. Then add 1 cup of water (add water as much you needed for gravy).
  5. Also add onion cubes and capsicum cubes. Add garam masala powder and ginger. Close lid and cook at low heat for 2 minutes.
  6. Serve with plain rice.