Chettinadu Chicken

Chettinad Chicken is a classic Indian recipe, from Chettinad region. The simple and tasty chicken curry with a fresh flavor is easy to prepare and it goes well with rice, rotis etc.

Chettinadu Chicken

Chettinad Chicken is a classic Indian recipe, from Chettinad region. The simple and tasty chicken curry with a fresh flavor is easy to prepare and it goes well with rice, rotis etc.

Category : Non-Vegetarian, Chicken

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By Karthika Rajendran

Published On: 08 Sep 2015

Rating: 3
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Ingredients

  • chicken 1/2 kg
    onion 2
    tomato 2
    ginger garlic paste 3 tsp
    curry leaves as required
    oil 3 tsp
    turmeric powder 1 tsp
    salt to taste
    lemon juice 2 tsp
    coriander leaves 3 tsp
    For Chettinadu Masala:
    Coriander seeds 3 tsp
    red chillies 4 to 5
    cumin seeds / jeera 1 tsp
    cinnamom 1
    black pepper 2 tsp
    cardamom 4
    aniseeds 1
    cloves 4
    coconut 1/4 cup

Directions (Click image to enlarge it)

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Step 1 Chettinadu Chicken Recipe

Step 1

clean the chicken and add salt, turmeric powder and lemon juice and soak for 15 mins

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Step 2 Chettinadu Chicken Recipe

Step 2

heat the pan without oil and add all the chettinadu masala ingredients except coconut and saute it till it turn light brown

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Step 3 Chettinadu Chicken Recipe

Step 3

now add coconut with that chettinadu masala and make a fine paste

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Step 4 Chettinadu Chicken Recipe

Step 4

heat the oil in the pan and add chopped onion and saute it till it turn to golden brown

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Step 5 Chettinadu Chicken Recipe

Step 5

add curry leaves and ginger garlic paste and mix it

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Step 6 Chettinadu Chicken Recipe

Step 6

add chopped tomato and mix well

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Step 7 Chettinadu Chicken Recipe

Step 7

now add chettinadu masala paste and cook till the raw smell comes out

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Step 8 Chettinadu Chicken Recipe

Step 8

now add soaked chicken and mix well.

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Step 9 Chettinadu Chicken Recipe

Step 9

if required add little water and allow to boil the chicken

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Step 10 Chettinadu Chicken Recipe

Step 10

now chettinadu chicken is ready. serve with hot rice

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