Nattu Kozhi Rasam

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Hello friends today menu is rasam and rice. It's no ordinary rasam it's country chicken rasam. Steaming hot and oh so good if you have a sore throat or cold.
5 from 2 votes
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Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time20 minutes
Total Time25 minutes
Served As: Brunch
Recipe Cuisine Type: South Indian
Recipe Taste: Salty, Sour, Spicy, Sweet, Tangy
Servings 5


  • 1/4 Chicken kilo with bones
  • 1/4 tsp Chili Powder
  • 1/4 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 1-2 tsp Salt or as per taste
  • 1 cup Pigeon Pea or water water after boiling split
  • to Be Grounded rasam powder
  • 1 tsp Pepper
  • 1 Red Chillies dry
  • 1/2 tsp Split Black Gram split black
  • 1 tsp Cumin Seed
  • 1 tsp Fennel Seed
  • 2 cloves Garlic
  • 1 tsp Desi Ghee
  • Tempering for
  • 1 Tomato chopped
  • 1 Green Chillies slit
  • 2 cloves Garlic
  • 1 Tamarind or lemon lemon sized soaked
  • 1 tsp Asafoetida
  • 1/2 tsp Pepper
  • 2 cloves Cloves
  • 1 Cardamom
  • 2 tsp Sesame Oil
  • 1/4 tsp Kashmiri red chili powder
  • 1 leaves Curry spring
  • 1 tsp Coriander


  • Pressure cook chicken with salt, chili powder, turmeric and boiled gram water till cooked.
  • Now in a pan heat ghee and all ingredients mentioned under to be grounded list and saute till it releases nice aroma.
  • Ground it into coarse powder
  • Now in thesame pan add sesame oil and add pepper, cloves and cardamom and lightly saute it.
  • Next add in curry leaves, green chili,chopped tomatoes and garlic. Add salt to ease the process
  • Add in asafoetida
  • Once sauted add the tamarind juice and let it boil for some time.
  • Next add in cooked chicken and let it boil nicely.
  • Add chili powder and adjust seasoning if needed.
  • When it starts to boil add the grounded rasam powder and mix well.
  • Add in salt if needed and corriander leaves and switch off the gas.
  • Serve hot hot with steamed rice.

Recipe Notes

This recipe is good for kids as well as elders suffering from cold and sore throat.
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  1. When I first came to banaglore, I was amazed to see how people eat and drink rasam (My husband used to drink 10 small glasses of rasam) but now I love this and make it too.5 stars

5 from 2 votes

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