Chicken Lajawab

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Lucknow style chicken. Some of my guest like this recipe. When they come I have to cook for them. I like to share with you.
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Recipe Time & More

Prep Time15 minutes
Cook Time25 minutes
Total Time40 minutes
Served AsDinner
Servings - 4


  • 750 gm Chicken
  • 1 cup Onion Paste
  • 1 cup Onion chopped
  • 2 tsp Ginger Paste
  • 2 tsp Garlic Paste
  • 4 tsp Coriander Powder
  • 2 tsp Cumin Powder
  • 1 tsp red chili powder
  • 1 cup Curd
  • 2-3 piece Black Cardamom
  • 3-4 pieces Cardamom
  • 1 tsp Cinnamon Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Nutmeg Powder
  • 2-3 pieces Bay Leaves bay
  • 4-5 pieces Cloves
  • 2 stick Cinnamon
  • 100 gm Oil mustered
  • 2 tsp Desi Ghee
  • 2-4. leaves Bay Leaves bay
  • 1 tsp Sugar
  • 2 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 1-2 tsp Salt or as per taste
  • 2 tsp Rose Water
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  • Wash chicken with luke warm water and marinate with onion paste, ginger garlic paste, red chilli powder, turmeric powder and curd.
  • Keep the marinated chicken for an hour. Winter season keep in room temperature and summer keep in freeze.
  • Now take a pan heat add oil. Add chopped onion stir till brown. Keep separate fried onion.
  • Now add bay leaves, cloves, black cardamom, green cardamom and cinnamon stick. Stir for a few seconds.
  • Add sugar, marinated chicken and stir. Now cover with lid for five minutes with low flame.
  • Open the lid stir continuously slowly will become dry. Add cinnamon powder, nutmeg powder, salt and fried onion.
  • Stir continuously add rose water.
  • Now ready to serve with rumali roti.

Recipe Notes

During the cooking period no need to add water. Don’t use pressure cooker.
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