Chicken Jalfrezi Recipe

Shireen Anwar Posted By: malaika,

This is Indian & Pakistani most famous spicy curry recipe. Chicken jalfrezi is also offered in uk, Indian and Pakistani restaurants so try this delicious Chicken jalfrezi recipe at your home to make your dining remarkable.

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Chicken Jalfrezi
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About Recipe


Boneless Chicken ½ kg (cut into 1 inch cubes)
Capsicum 1 (cut into small squares)
Onion 1 (cut into small squares)
Egg 1
Tomatoes 2 (chopped)
Green chilies 4 (chopped)
Oil ½ cup
Garlic paste 1 tsp
Red chili powder 1 tsp
Salt 1 tsp
Chili sauce 2 tsp
Ketchup 2 tsp
Black pepper ½ tsp (crushed)
Coriander leaves 2 tbsp (chopped)


Chicken Jalfrezi Method / Tarika:

Marinate chicken cubes with salt, chili powder, black pepper, chili sauce and ketchup for 30 minutes.
Heat oil in a wok.
Fry garlic paste with tomatoes for 5 minutes.
Add marinated chicken, cook till chicken is done and oil starts to float.
In a frying pan heat oil, fry cubed capsicum and onion for 2 minutes till soft.
Beat eggs with a pinch of salt and pepper, fry and slice in cubes.
Add fried capsicum, onion and omelet cubes to cooked chicken.
Garnish with chopped coriander and green chilies.
Serve hot.

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Jalfrezi (also written as zalfrezi, jaffrazi, jhal frezi etc.) is a curry recipe from Pakistani cuisine in which marinated chicken, fish or vegetables are deep fried in order to form a thick dry sauce. Chicken Jalfrezi Recipe includes mainly chicken cubes or boneless chicken pieces. Additionally, it involves capsicums, onions, eggs, tomatoes, salt, red and green chili, coriander and garlic sauce. Jalfrezi is eaten medium hot, very hot or cool. When eaten cool, it is mixed with cream. It is unknown who invented Jalfrezi, however, here KFoods is providing with the recipe of Chef Shireen Anwar.

Jalfrezi recipes were mentioned in the cookbooks of British Empire; making jalfrezi was adopted as a practice to use leftovers. It's popularity grew high with the time as according to a survey report in 2011, chicken jalfrezi was found to be the most famous meal in UK Indian restaurants.

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Reviews & Comments (89)

Ifra - Canada May 29, 2015
How come reciepe ia way different in english and urdu
Mehnaz - Lahore Apr 17, 2015
can anyone tell me where this dish actually belong to? KFoods guys has written that it is Pakistani and Indian but it's name seems to be different since as far i know jalfrezi is not a Pakistani Indian name
Asma - Lahore Aug 03, 2014
I think Chicken Jalfrezi With Spaghetti ki recipe mujhe aaj bnani chahye Pakistani khane se dil bhr gya gai kuch different recipes try krne pr dil krta hai
mano - lahore Jul 31, 2014
Chicken Jalfrezi ki recipe buhat achi ha but kfoods aapko Chicken Jalfrezi ki recipe k saath egg fried rice ki recipe bhi rakhni chahye thi
ASMA - Lahore Jul 28, 2014
Ilike Yummy Chicken Jalfrezi Desi Khane Kha kr dilbhr jata ha Phir Chicken Jalfrezi buhat achi lgti ha


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