Chicken Croquettes Recipe

Chicken Croquettes Pakistani Recipe in Urdu

Melt butter in the pan

Add all purpose flour, black pepper, and salt and cook until it gets thicker

Remove from stove and add milk

Now place on stove, keep stirring ladle and cook until it becomes thicker

Add chicken, onions and celery place aside for cooling

Beat egg with 2 tablespoons water

Form long shaped kababs of chicken. First dip in eggs, then roll in breadcrumbs and store in refrigerator for some time

Heat oil in pan and deep fry croquettes until they are golden brown. Take out on a absorbent paper

Delicious Croquettes are Ready to Serve.

Preparation of Croquettes


  • Chicken (Boiled and Mashed): 2 cups
  • All Purpose Flour (Sifted): 1/4 cups
  • Celery (Chopped): 1 tablespoon
  • Egg: 1
  • Water: 2 tablespoons
  • Onions (Chopped): 1 tablespoon
  • Breadcrumbs: 1/4 cup
  • Crushed Black Pepper: 1/4 teaspoon
  • Fresh Milk: 1 cup
  • Salt and Black Pepper: as needed


  1. Melt butter in the pan, Add all purpose flour, black pepper, and salt and cook until it gets thicker.
  2. Remove from stove and add milk, place on stove again and keep stirring ladle and cook until it becomes thicker.

  3. Beat egg with 2 tablespoons water.
  4. Form long shaped kababs of chicken mixture, dip in eggs, then roll in breadcrumbs and store in refrigerator for some time.
  5. Heat oil in pan and deep fry croquettes until they are golden brown. Take out on a absorbent paper and serve.

Today, is going to tell you how to make croquettes recipe with step by step instructions with pictures for every step. The recipe here is for croquettes with chicken filling however you can use other types of fillings such as potatoes, vegetables or fish etc. The main ingredients involved in the recipe are chicken, all purpose flour, chopped parsley, egg, milk and water with other common spices.

Croquettes is worldwide famous fried roll with breadcrumbed skin; it uses different items for filling such as mashed potatoes, minced chicken or beef, fish, sauces or vegetables. A standard croquette has a long cylinder-like shape but in different cuisines, it is found in other shapes as well. In some countries, croquettes are made in disk, oval or other shapes too. It is sometimes served as a side food in holiday meals. Croquettes are part of different fast food cuisines with beef, cheese or sauce fillings.

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I made first time very tasty bachai bohat khush Huai thanku

Feb 24, 2019 Hina Karachi

Chicken Croquettes Recipe I love to try new recipes always Very helpful for kid's lunch And I think cooking is an art as well As all the people who love to cook always create something interesting and delicious to eat like this a very easy going and nice tasty recipe.

Nov 15, 2018 Farzana Rawalpindi

A very easy going and nice tasty recipe. Very helpful for kid's lunch and Hi-Tea items as well. Highly recommended.

Sep 16, 2018 tazeen karachi

This is a very easy way to cook croquettes. My husband likes them a lot and I often cook it by using your recipe. Thanks for such details and descriptions.

Jul 15, 2017 Adeela KARACHI

all of the recipes on your page are preferred because of the style they are elaborated here. No doubt its different and better.

Jun 24, 2017 Noureen Khawaja Peshawar

I always like the recipes and ideas you share. Your website is always obliging for me. Satisfy by sharing here some more innovative ideas like this one.

Jun 20, 2017 Zeba Kohat

All of your recipes are unique and seems like best. I guess, these are the recipes of top chefs of Pakistan. Thank you for making them available for us.

Jun 16, 2017 Javaria Jaipur

the last night part was arranged at my friend’s home. All of the friends were gathered there and we did almost all types of fun. Among those making croquettes was completely outstanding.

Jun 13, 2017 Samina Jhang

croquettes is really very scrumptious and lip-smacking recipe that is very good for health. I made it for my family and everyone adored it a lot. all the acknowledgement goes to you for this recipe

Jun 07, 2017 tahira Islamabad

Cooking is my hobby and I love to try new recipes always. And I think cooking is an art as well. As all the people who love to cook always create something interesting and delicious to eat like this recipe for making croquettes is.

Jun 05, 2017 Umaima Karachi

My younger son always likes to eat croquettes. So I made it for him and he was so happy that his mother has cooked his favorite food. I am grateful to you for sharing the wonderful recipe.

May 30, 2017 horiyah hyderabad

Croquettes is literally an innovative and a unique recipe that is worth trying as well. I made it my home and everyone liked it a lot. Thanks for such an amazing recipe. It was superb.

May 27, 2017 Saima Khi

croquettes is a nice and healthy dish. Iwas searching for some healthy recipes for breakfast. This is now one of my breakfast recipe.

May 22, 2017 tahira Tando adam

I am in love with this recipe of croquettes. This is so tasty and easy that anyone can easily by watching this recipe. The taste of spices is simply superb. Thanks for the recipe

May 19, 2017 sanam sahiwal

when I was in college I was fond of food and every new recipe. I tried this one too but never liked it personally, everybody else ask me to make it for them cause they loved it. Idk why.

May 14, 2017 ayesha Quetta

Hi, please send me the recipe of chicken croquettes, keema croquettes, rice croquettes and potato croquettes. I have to make all these for an evening party with my friends. Send me recipes in similar style.

Apr 24, 2017 Amna Islamabad

@Naila: ajmoda is known as celery leaves (will be used chopped celery in the recipe)

Apr 12, 2017 Karachi

ajmoda kia?

Apr 12, 2017 naila nowshehra

croquettes are very nice and delicious snack . They are wonderful to eat at iftar time and normally in the evening. Sometimes, when I feel heavy in the stomach, I ask my wife to make some snacks like croquettes and sandwiches. Will try this recipe too soon.

Dec 13, 2016 Obaid Sukkur

Ajmoda Kia hota hy

Oct 31, 2016 sumaiya Karachi

I like this recipe.

Jun 09, 2016 Nasreen yasir Karachi

Nice and very easy recipe aj zaror banaogi

Jun 09, 2016 shandana waqas kaddi swabi

nice.. I like breadcrumbed nuggets and croquettes try to make them very frequently. at events like parties and iftar time , this types of things are always my first choice.

Feb 25, 2016 Rani Karachi

I love having these croquettes. Since, they are breadcrumbed from the outer, I love this the most. It's filling of chicken + egg is also my weakness. Like it as a snack with tea.

Feb 11, 2016 Marina Sukkur

ohh. it's so simple to make . I always thought it would take lots of time and lots of effort but your recipe shows it's very easy. Then. I am going to try it soon dear. I love such snacks!

Jan 29, 2016 Rida Safdar Islamabad

ajmoda means celery

Jan 20, 2016 aqib dortmund

plz tell me ajmouda kya hota hy?

Jan 20, 2016

croquette is my favorite recipe. thank you for making it so easy. I like it.

Jan 20, 2016 Rida Barni

wow what a lovely quick food. It is good as snacks . I liked to eat such chicken and egg foods . thanks for your step by step method . this made it very easy to make. and motivates us otherwise I don't run after the recipes if they seem to be hard.

Jan 20, 2016 Rani Hyderabad

rafia, if you use good quality oil then no worries, i think it will not absorb as much oil as you are worrying about. everyone eats it and even more oily snacks. just use good oil like olive oil for cooking .

Dec 23, 2015 meherbano sukkur

croquette is very tasty. i like it. i will make but i want to make it less oily. how to do it?

Dec 20, 2015 rafia multan

i am learning to make it myself. now i can make much better than before. I don't like deep frying however croquettes are so tasty that i don't mind making it myself even it needs to be deep fried. thanks sister for such a marvelous recipe.

Dec 09, 2015 Jameela Karachi

I love your recipes

Dec 07, 2015 Asma Hyderabad Pakistan

croqeet is very tasty. I ate it before from a bakery and then I started making it myself. My elder cousin sister taught me about cooking croqeets and now I already know its recipe.

Nov 24, 2015 Shabana Mukhtar Sheikhupura

I prepared it in Ramadan ul Mubarak holy month in iftar. Everyone liked it really. I found it is demanded more as compared to samosa and pakoras. That's why I will keep making it .

Nov 10, 2015 Honey Lahore

croqette ka maine name boht suna hai lekin kabhi try nahi ki. mai ne ye same bakery me bhi dekhi hai shayad wo yehi the croqettes. boht mazay ke the mai try bhi karungi lazmi

Nov 09, 2015 bushra hyd

croqett boht maze ke hote hain mai boht enjoy karti hun sham ki chai ke sath

Oct 17, 2015 shahida ahmed

what is ajmooda??

Oct 17, 2015 ushba karachi

@erum here is detail about ajmoda

Oct 16, 2015 Karachi

Ajmoda kiya hai.plz batadain.

Oct 16, 2015 erum karachi


Oct 11, 2015 farzana Quetta

croquettes banana wese mushkil nahi hai lekin maine pehle koi is tarha ki recipe banai nahi hai is liye thora time lage ga sahi se banne me. 2,3 bar bna lungi to sahi bane gi phir.

Aug 31, 2015 Kashifa Gull

Please put receipe in English also

Aug 25, 2015 sumaiya shiraz delhi

parsley called ajmoda in urdu

Aug 25, 2015 Najma sohaib huddersfield uk

what do we say croquettes in Urdu? i have not seen this recipe in Pakistan and neither seeing anyone else knowing about it?

Aug 25, 2015 Rabia Mushtaq

what is ajmoda ? please clarify it so that I can make the recipe. thank you.

Aug 10, 2015 Aasiya

Please tell what is ajmoda

Jul 25, 2015 saima multan Pakistan

yea rajmdo kiya hi?

Jul 25, 2015

What is ajmoda please anybody explain?

Jul 25, 2015 naghma Khalid Karachi

Hi, please tell what Is ajmodo? I have understood whole recipe except this ajmodo. pls tell me what is it so I can make the recipe

Jul 08, 2015 sobia dubai

what's ajmuda? can anybody pls tell english main kia kehte hain isay?

Jul 08, 2015 Sadia Karachi

It's very good 😊 it's like buying chicken roll from k&ns has come home with no price I really love ❤ it

Jul 04, 2015 faiqah karachi

awsum recipes very easy method . and you gave the actual idea for croquettes now it is up to us how creative one could be in making croquettes. I know there are lots of ways to make croquette with different variations.

Jun 29, 2015 mrs asif faisalabad

Thanks, V.good explained the recipe. croquettes is my favorite snack especially with chicken filling. However this recipe is very good too.

Jun 28, 2015 Maiza