Thursday, December 26, 2013

how to make chicken dum biryani Recipe

The biryani is a very popular Indian dish. Chicken Biryani or rice with bits of chicken delicately spiced, it is a famous dish of the city of Hyderabad in southern India. In India, this dish is often made ​​with chicken thighs, rice and saffron in addition to the cardamom, cinnamon, ginger, cloves marinated with a little Tandoori masala.

The biryani is a persian dish made of basmati rice prepared with spices, meat, fish or vegetables. He was brought into india by muslim merchants and from that moment it became a dish characteristic of those areas.

Chicken Biryani Recipe

Prep Time: 30 mins ♥ Cook Time: 20 mins ♥ Total Time: 50 mins ♥ Yield: 4 servings


1 onion
1 cup milk
2 chicken thighs
3 tbsp coriander leaves
2 tbsp mint leaves
1 tsp ginger paste
1 tsp garlic paste
2 green chillies
1 tsp red chilli powder
2 cloves powdered
1 tsp cinnamon powder
1 tsp cumin powder
1 tsp coriander powder
1 tomato
1 cup yogurt
1 cup basmati rice
2 cups water
1 cardamom
2 bay leaves
1 tsp turmeric
Pinch of saffron
1 tbsp ghee
Salt to taste

Recipe Method:

Add coriander, tomato, mint, ginger, garlic, cumin, coriander, yogurt, salt and half of the sliced onion to chicken pieces and leave it aside for a hour in refrigerator.

Heat ghee and add cloves, cinnamon, cardamom, bay leaves, green chilli paste, turmeric, sliced onion and fry for a few minutes. Add rice and fry for 2 minutes. Add salt, water and let it cook. Mix saffron in milk and add to it.

Heat ghee in a pan and add marinated chicken. Fry for 5 minutes.

Spread half the quantity of rice, followed by half the quantity of fried onion. You can add little water. Spread remaining rice and then onion. Cover the lid and seal the edges with dough. Cook on a low flame for 25 minutes.

Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot.