Kofta Handi Recipe



We will learn how to make chicken kofta handi recipe in our step by step series. Usually, most of us make chicken handi recipe but let me tell you this time we will use chicken mince with a differently specified set of spices.

Those who do not like mutton or beef can fully make use of handi kofta recipe with delicious taste of white meat. I have mainly used gram flour, white cumin, coriander and mint and some spices more. Let's enjoy the recipe and experience the delish of chicken kofta.

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handi kofta step 1
Add onion, green chillies, salt, red pepper, white cumin, green coriander, mint leaves and poppy seeds to chicken mince, chop to fine mince.

handi kofta recipe step 2
Remove from chopper, shape round kofta balls and deep fry.

handi kofta step 3
Remove kofta from wok once they turn golden brown in color.

step by step handi kofta step 4
Heat oil in a clay handi, add onion paste and fry for 2 to 3 minutes.

how to make handi kofta step 5
Add tomato paste, green chillies paste and ginger garlic paste and fry.

kofta handi step 6
Once you see a layer of oil, add remaining spices, red pepper, turmeric, white cumin, all spice powder, ground nutmeg and mace
and star anise and roast until you smell aroma of spices.

koftay ki handi step 7
Add meatballs, then add 1/2 cup water and roast for five minutes.

kofta handiya step 8
Add desired level of water and mix.

kofta handi ready
Delicious masala kofta handi is ready.
Serve hot.

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How to Make Kofta Handi Recipe (in English)


Ingredients:

  • Chicken Mincemeat: 1/2 kg
  • Gram Flour: 2 tbsp
  • Onion: 1 piece
  • Green Chillies: 2 pcs
  • Salt: as per taste
  • Red Pepper Powder: 1/2 tsp
  • White Cumin: 1 tsp
  • Green Coriander: 2 tbsp
  • Mint Leaves: 2 tbsp
  • Poppy Seeds: 1 tbsp
  • Oil: for frying


SpiceIngredients:

  • Onion Paste: 1 cup
  • Tomato Paste: 1/4 cup
  • Green Chillies Paste: 3 tbsp
  • Turmeric: 1 tsp
  • Red Pepper Powder: 1 tsp
  • Ginger Garlic Paste: 1 tbsp
  • White Cumin: 1 tbsp
  • Coriander Powder: 1 tbsp
  • All Spice Powder: 1 tbsp
  • Nutmeg: 1/4 tsp
  • Mace: 1/4 tsp
  • Star Anise: 1 piece
  • Oil: 1/2 cup


Method

Making Meatballs:
  1. Add onions, green chillies, salt, gram flour, ground red pepper, white cumin, green coriander, mint leaves, poppy seeds with
    minced chicken into a food chopper. Grind finely.
  2. Grind chicken mince until it becomes utter soft.
  3. Remove mince from chopper, make round meatballs and deep fry.
  4. Once they turn golden brown in color, remove from wok.

Making Handi:

  1. Heat 1/2 cup oil in clay handi, add onion paste and fry.
  2. Fry for 2-3 minutes and add ginger garlic paste, green chillies paste and tomato paste and fry again.
  3. Once spices are fried well and oil appears, add all remaining spices and roast well.
  4. Once spices release aroma, add meatballs and then 1/2 cup water. Roast for 5 more minutes.
  5. Now add water as much you want the gravy or if you want spiced meatballs, add 1/2 cup water, coriander leaves and julienne
    ginger and steam-cook for 5 minutes on low flame.
  6. Delicious masala kofta handi is ready.


Note:
Beef or mutton mincemeat can also be used instead of chicken.
If you don't like more gravy, and want spiced handi, just add 1/2 cup water and cook on steam (dam).

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  • rahima - karachi Apr 27, 2017

    This site has the many users who follow it to make the many dishes by the easy way and there mentioned every recipe available with the clearly steps

  • Hooriya - Islamabad Apr 20, 2017

    love to have chicken kofta handi with my beloved wife. I was searching for it on restaurants and only found one place so i am going to try its recipe and enjoy with all family members.

  • Salma - Karachi Apr 18, 2017

    amazing! I was looking for simple chicken kofta recipe and it's great to get it with handi , it must be superb in taste. I saw it's picture, it's gravy looks nice and rich. I have prepared before beef koftas but this would be the first experience to cook chicken koftas.

  • Khalida - Multan Apr 05, 2017

    Wow, it is a very nice dish in the main course. I would love to have it in my lunch and dinner menus. Thanks for sharing so many dishes that we even didn't know about and these are really pleasant surprises to us.

  • Kashish - Sukkur Mar 31, 2017

    It is very tasty, handi is already a very tasteful dish and i have been eating it for long time. I have looked into the recipe and ingredients for kofta are also very good ones, I hope once I make it, it will be liked by all of my family members.

  • Rubina - Karachi Mar 29, 2017

    kofta handi looks very delicious, i have been searching for these kinds of recipes always which turn the traditional foods into bit special ones. I like its appearance and I will try its taste and see how is it.