Chicken Biryani Recipe

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2 cups Basmati- RIce
3/4kg Chicken pieces
Onion 3 large, slIced
1 cup Yoghurt
1 tsp Ginger paste
1/2 tsp Garlic paste
1 tsp Green chilli paste
1/2 cup Tomato puree
2 tsp Red Chilli powder
1 tsp Turmeric powder
1 tsp Cumin powder (roasted)
1/2 tsp Cardamom powder
2 tsp Garam masala powder
1/2 cup Milk
A pinch Saffron
1 tsp Coriander powder
Green Coriander leaves 2 tbsp, chopped
Water 3 1/2 cups
7 tbsp Oil
Salt as required

How to make Chicken Biryani


1. Make a mixture with tomato yoghurt, puree, green chilli paste, ginger garlic paste, red chilli powder, roasted cumin powder, turmeric powder, garam masala powder, coriander powder and salt.
2. Take the chicken and marinade it in the same mixture. Let it rest for 3-4 hours.
3. Put oil in a pan, heat it and fry onions till they turn golden brown.
4. Now, to this add the marinated chicken and cook the entire mixture for 10 mints.
5. After that in a pressure cooker, take the rice and add 3 1/2 cups of water to it. Also, take the saffron, mix with the milk and add to the rice.
6. Lastly, add the cardamom powder and the chicken pieces, along with the marinade.
7. Mix all the ingredients gently, cover with the cooker lid and pressure cook for 1 whistle.

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Reviews & Comments (61)

hania khan - karachi Feb 24, 2018
I love Bombay biryani and you have given me the way to make it by myself at home.Thank you so much for sharing this outclass recipe.
Laiqa - Hayatpur Apr 15, 2017
Amazingly superb recipe! And yummy as well. I cooked at my home and everyone at the home enjoyed it a lot. It was too good in taste and too much tempting as well. Thanks.
Dua Hafsa - Lahore Apr 07, 2017
I think it is the best and easiest way to make chicken biryani. It can easily be made in very short span of time. Keep on with your efforts to make this website more helpful for its users.
Zulaikha - Sargodha Apr 04, 2017
I am very fond of eating bombay biryani and from now and onwards you have given me the way to make it by myself at home. Thank you so very much for this outclass recipe.
Husna - Qatar Mar 29, 2017
I think it is the easiest recipe on the internet for making chicken biryani. Every house wife should try it to get the best taste of chicken biryani as it is outclass indeed.


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Chicken biryani is no doubt one of the most popular and loved traditional dish of the Indian subcontinent. It is believed, though, the dish originally belongs to Persia and was migrated to northern India with the Mughal Emperors and then slowly gained acceptance due to the amazing flavour and tempting aroma. The scrumptious dish derives its name Biryani from the Persian word Birian, which means; fried before cooking and Birian is the Persian word for rice. So here is the chicken biryani recipe which you can easily try at home. Chicken biryani is one of the many varieties which includes chicken, basmati rice and a blend of authentic spices, yogurt. You can garnish the dish with fried crispy onions, tomatoes, mint leaves and serve it with salad and raita as a main course meal and on special occasions and parties.

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