Lucknowi Murgh Biryani

Lucknowi Murgh Biryani Recipe in English is an easy and traditional cooking recipe to prepare at home. It provides you an awesome taste of Rice Recipes.

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Ingredients For Curry:

300 grams of Boneless Chicken (cubed)
2 large Onions (chopped)
4 tbsp. Tomato (chopped)
300 ml of Plain Yogurt
70 ml of Single Cream
1 tsp. of Ginger Paste (Pisi Adrak)
1 tsp. of Garlic Paste (Pisa Lehsan)
Salt (to taste)
1 tsp. Cumin Powder (Pisa Zeera)
1 tsp. Red Chilli Powder (Pisi Lal Mirch)
1 tsp. Turmeric Powder (Pisi Haldi)
1 tsp. Black Cumin Seeds (Kaala Zeera)
2 tsp. Garam Masala Powder
6 tbsp. Sunflower Oil

Ingredients For Garnish:

1 large Onion (thinly slIced)
4 tbsp. Fresh Coriander Leaves (Hara Dhania) (chopped)
4 tbsp. Mint Leaves (Podina) (chopped)
1 tsp. of Saffron Strands (Zaafran) (soaked in 2 Teaspoons Milk)
1 tsp. Rose Water (Gulaab Ka Arakh)
2 tbsp. Sunflower Oil

How to make Lucknowi Murgh Biryani


Directions For Rice:

1. Heat oil in a pan and fry cloves, peppercorns, and cinnamon. Continue stirring until the spices begin to change color.

2. Add garlic and ginger and stir. Drain rice and add to the mixture with 600ml of hot water. Season with salt and mix well. Cook until soft and fluffy then drain.

3. Remove and discard the ginger and garlic. Keep warm.

Directions For Curry:

1. Mix chicken with plain yogurt, cream, salt, ginger, garlic, cumin, red chilli powder, and turmeric powder. Heat oil and fry the black cumin until it pops. Add onion and cook until brown then add the tomato and garam masala powder. Cook until blended and add chicken mixture. Stir fry until the oil separates then add 300ml hot water. Reduce heat and cook until chicken is tender.

2. In a deep dish arrange layers of rice and chicken curry ending with a rice layer.

3. Heat oil in a small pan and fry the onion until brown and crisp. Sprinkle on top of the biryani along with the saffron, coriander leaves, rose water, and mint leaves and cover. Place in a hot oven for 10 minutes until heated throughly.

4. Serve hot with plain yogurt and fried whole potatoes.

Note: Serve Hot with Raita, Yield: 4 Servings

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I think lucknowi murgh biryani is the easiest way to eat rice recipes when you want to make your family happy and excited. I have the best cooking snacks in all my family.

Mar 13, 2017 Zahira Hyderabad

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