How to Prepare Chicken Biryani?

Chicken Biryani  ( 8 Portion)

Chicken Recipes

Chicken Biryani


Chicken  –  1 (1 kg)

pulao rice –  400 gm

Tomatoes  –  250 gm

Onions –  250 gm

Garlic –  50 hm

Ginger – 50 gm

Green Chillies  –  50 gm

Coriander leaves – 1/2 bunch

Turmeric – 2 gm

Cinnamon and cardamom – 3 gm

Cloves – 1

Fat (preferably pure ghee) – 150 gm

Salt – to taste

Water – 800 ml

Lime – 1


clean and joint chicken.

Put into a pressure cooker with half the water, turmeric and salt. After pressure is built up cook for 3 minutes.

Cool and open (10 minutes).

Wash and drain rice.

Grind together ginger and garlic.

Slice onions and quarter tomatoes.

Heat fat. Add whole gram masala.

Add sliced onions and saute.

Add ginger and garlic and fry for ten minutes.

Add tomatoes, whole green chillies and chopped coriander leaves. Fry for another ten minutes.

Add salt. Add fried ingredients to chicken and add remaining water (hot).

Bring to boil. Add rice and lime juice.

Put lid on.

When steam starts coming out put weight on and cook for 10 to 12 minutes over slow fire.

Cool slightly (10 to 15 minutes). Open and serve immediately.


2 Responses to How to Prepare Chicken Biryani?

  1. Best Chicken Recipes says:

    This looks delicious, I’m going to have to try this for sure!

  2. blog2050 says:

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