Chicken Biryani Recipes

Chicken Biryani, a dish with a large number of available recipes, is one of the most favorite dishes of Pakistani people. It uses chicken and rice and additional spices for per... Read more

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Hyderabadi Chicken Biryani
Saima Jaffar - Karachi Jan 17, 2017
biryani is the best dish in the world. I have eaten almost all biryanis such as mumbai biryani, karachi biryani, hyderabadi and sindhi biryani and also another one kache gosht ki biryani. Hyderabadi is another nice option. Anyone here should suggest me if I should go for this recipe or not..?
Hyderabadi Chicken Biryani
areesha - lahore Oct 29, 2016
wonderfull i must try Insh Allah
Hyderabadi Chicken Biryani
Rabia - Lahore Oct 10, 2016
I have one question. Is this biryani made with chicken only or can we make it with mutton and beef as well? Sometimes there is no chicken but mutton and most probably we have beef so how to make it with other kinds of meat?

Chicken Biryani, a dish with a large number of available recipes, is one of the most favorite dishes of Pakistani people. It uses chicken and rice and additional spices for perfecting the desired taste. There are different opinions about its origin but most people believe that it belongs to Hyderabad, India, and biryani from that region is also famous as Hyderabadi Chicken Biryani. Whereas some believe that it was first cooked in Persia and then it took different routes to reach India. Another notion prevails about it's reach to India is that Tamerlane (Timur), the founder Timurid dynasty in Central Asia brought took it from Kazakhstan to India. Whatsoever the history suggests, we can enjoy it's tasteful recipes today.

Till date, hundreds of chicken biryani recipes have been introduced in different regional cuisines. Recipes which went hot famous are Hyderabadi, Kerala, Andhra, Sindhi, Mumbai, Pakistani and South Indian Chicken Biryani. Each recipe contains almost similar content however, spices, cooking style and some ingredients differ with each other. Little differences in cooking reflect great differences in tastes. The ingredients used in Chicken Biryani are very common. For a standard chicken biryani, you need chicken, rice, yogurt (dahee), onions, tomatoes, and some other spices which are very easy to find. However some specialized recipes need additional ingredients that are the requirement for that particular recipe.

There is another terminology used several times - Muslim Chicken Biryani which denotes the style of cooking a Chicken Biryani used by Muslims of India. Muslims ensured use of Halal Meat and Halal Ingredients in the recipe therefore it was named as Muslim Biryani or Muslim Chicken Biryani.

Fame of Biryani went wild because of its scrumptious spices and delicious tastes. It's a dish now which is not limited to a country or a continent but it is known, cooked, eaten and asked for throughout the world. Recipes of Chicken Biryani are available in Urdu, English, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil and many other prominent languages of the world. Any language you understand, it is no brainer today to learn how to cook a chicken biryani.

KFoods.com has the real treasure for biryani lovers. KFoods.com offers plentiful display of Chicken Biryani Recipes, collected from different cities, different countries and told by famous biryani chefs of Pakistan. Find Madrasi, Lucknowi, Bombay, Omani and lots of unique recipes for cooking a Chicken Biryani dish. Choose a good one according to the taste you like, cook it and enjoy. And if you enjoyed it very well, come back to share your reviews.

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