Sindhi Chicken Biryani Recipe

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1) Chicken 1 kg
2) RIce 1 kg
3) Oil 1 1/2 cup
4) Onion 4 medium
5) Ginger, Garlic 3 tbsps
6) Red chilli 4 tsps
7) Turmeric 1 tsp
8) Dry Coriander powder 2 tsps
9) Garam masala 1/2 tbsp
10) Salt to taste
11) Cardamom 2-3
12) Cinnamon 2-3 pieces
13) Bay leaves 2-3
14) Anardana 1 tsp
15) Dried Plums 12-15
16) Green chillies 3-4 small
17) Yellow or Orange food colour 1/2 tsp
18) Yoghurt 250 gm
19) Tomatoes 1/2 kg
20) Salt 2 tbsps
21) Potatoes 1/4 kg
22) Lemon 4
23) Mint 1/2 bunch
24) Coriander 1/2 bunch
25) Nutmeg and mace powder 1/2 tsp
26) Fennel seeds 1 tbsp
27) Dry Coriander seeds 1 tbsps

How to make Sindhi Chicken Biryani


1. Add oil in a saucepan.
2. Add onions and fry till light brown and keep aside.
3. Now add chicken in the pan and cook till water evaporates.
4. Then add ginger and garlic in the pan and all spices, cinnamon and cardamoms.
5. Roast the chicken till it tenderizes.
6. Then add potatoes, tomatoes, green chillies, lemon, anardana, yoghurt, coriander, mint, dried plums, fried curshed onions in the pan.
7. Simmer on low heat (the curry must have 1 1/2-2 cups gravy).
8. Now take another saucepan, add water to boil rice.
9. Tie the fennel seeds and coriander seeds and make a pouch and add in the boiling water along with 2 tbsps salt.
10. When rice tenderize a little, sieve and in a big saucepan, spread a layer of rice first, then add curry and another layer of rice.
11. In the end, mix food colour in a little kewra and add in the rice.
12. Cover and simmer for 5-10 minutes on low heat.
13. Serve hot and delicious biryani with salad and raita.

Posted By: ~Sani~, karachi

For me, Sindhi chicken biryani is the nicest thing on the earth. I await that moment, when hunger strikes and I could get a plate of Sindhi biryani and fulfil my hunger with a spicy and mouthwatering biryani.

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Reviews & Comments (20)

Hird Nisa - Germany Apr 10, 2017
I made this biryani for one of the family get together. My family is fond of biryani very much so I decide to make biryani. For this purpose I opened your website and found recipe over here.
ameena - belgium Mar 26, 2017
I always find this very supportive for me and same is the case with this recipe as well. My mother in law ordered me to make siri paye and I did so with the help of your recipe
bushra - gujranwala Mar 26, 2017
I made this biryani for some of the guests who came to visit me last night. All of them liked it so much and they appreciated me a lot for making this biryani for them.
Eshaal - Munich Mar 21, 2017
Thank you  for this amazing recipe. I am really in love with this recipe. It was great indeed. Please keep on sharing such kind of superb dishes that are too easy to make.
Shehnaz - Mbdin Mar 17, 2017
sindhi biryani is my favorite type of biryani but I used to cook through a different way. Last time I tried this one and it was even easier than mine. Thanks for the easy recipe.


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