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Rich combination of chicken and cashews
Published On: 25 Jun 2004
telugu: Allam / Allamu / Sonthi
kannada: Shunti / Alla / Ashi Shunti / Ardraka
hindi: Adrak / Adu / Soonth
Gujarati: Aadu / Soonth
Urudu: Adrak / Adhrak
for more details, click the name of the ingredient
English: Cumin Seeds
tamil: Seerakam / Jeerakam
telugu: Jeelakara / Jidakara / Jikaka
hindi: Jeera / Jeeru / Safaid Jeera / Zeera / Shimai Shombu
Bengali: Jeera / Zeera / Safed Jira
Gujarati: Jeeru / Jiru / Safed Jiraun
Konkani: Jeerey / Jeren
Marathi: Jeera / Jeregire
Oriya: Jira / Jeera
English: Chilli Powder
telugu: Erra Mirapa Kayalu / Yendu Mirapakayalu
kannada: Molaku / Kempu Menasinakai / Ona Menasinakai
hindi: Lal Mirch
Bengali: Paka Lanka / Lal Mirch / Lankamorich
Gujarati: Lal Marcha
Konkani: Sukki Saangi /Suke Miriyasang
Marathi: Lal Mirchi / Mirchya
Oriya: Lanka / Nali Lankamaricha
Punjabi: Lal Mirch
Kashmiri: Marach Wangun
English: Turmeric Powder
kannada: Arashina / Harasina Pudi
hindi: Haldi / Hardhar
Gujarati: Hardhar / Haldi
Marathi: Halad / Halede
Oriya: Haladi Gunda
Punjabi: Haldar / Haldi
Bengali: Laban / Noone
English: Coconut oil
tamil: Thengaai ennai
telugu: Kobbari nune
kannada: Thengina Yenna
hindi: Nariyala tela
English: Mustard Seeds
kannada: Sasuve / Karisasive
hindi: Rai / Banarasi Rai / Sarson
Bengali: Sarsay / Shorshe / Rai
Oriya: Sorisa / Sarosha
Punjabi: Rai / Banarasi Rai / Kalee Sarson
Kashmiri: Aasur / Sorisa
Urudu: Rai, Banarasi Rai, Kalee Sarson
English: Cilantro / Coriander Leaves
tamil: Kothamalli Ilai / Malli Ilai
malayalam: Kothamalli Ila / Malli Ila
telugu: Kothimeera / Kothamalli Kooraku
kannada: Kottambari Soppu
hindi: Hara Dhania Ke Patte / Dhania Patha
Bengali: Dhonay Patha
Gujarati: Kothmir / Dhana
Konkani: Kottambari Pallo
Oriya: Dhania Patra
Punjabi: Hara Dhania
Blend together onions, ginger, cumin seeds and garlic in a mixer grinder.
Keep the cashew nuts immersed in water for 10 minutes.
Blend it to paste in a mixer grinder.
Heat oil in a pan.
Add mustard seeds and when they splutter, add onions (chopped length-wise) and saute, till onion turns brown.
Add the blended paste.
Stir well and add chilly powder and chopped tomatoes.
Add turmeric powder, salt and add washed chicken pieces.
Add enough water and allow it to boil.
When the chicken pieces are cooked, add lemon juice and stir well.
Add blended cashews.
When mixture starts boling again, turn off the flame.
Garnish with coriander leaves.
Awesome recipe. Tried it with kerala Appams and was appreciated by my guests!!! A must try recipe!!
Its easy and tasty...
This is one of the best chicken curries i have ever tried....seriously its too good.
Very simple yet tasty recipe. My kids loved it.
I tried this recipe ,it turned out very good. I would reccomond to everyone to try this. Thanks for posting.
Dont ever try this., This will taste so bad. I dont know what made him/her to narrate this horror here in this site.
My rating : SO OOOOO BAAAAD
tried this. very good recipee.
This is a very good recipe and so easy to make.Try it!!!I loved it!
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