Special Chicken Karahi Recipe

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Chicken: 1/2 kg
Tomato: 1 to 2 piece
Oil: 1/4 cup
Red Chili: 2 tablespoons
Dried Fenugreek(Sukhi Methi): 1 tablespoon
Coriander Seeds Ground (Sabut Dhanya): 1 tablespoon
Garam Masala Ground (SpIce Mixture): 1 tablespoon
Yogurt: 2 tablespoons
Salt: As per your taste
Green Chili: 5 pieces large
Ginger Paste: 2 tablespoons
Chopped Ginger: 1 tablespoon
Butter: 2 tablespoons

How to make Special Chicken Karahi


Method of Chicken Kadai by KFoods

1. Heat the oil in a pot, add chicken and cook it slightly.
2. Put the ginger paste.
3. Mix it with the chicken, add chopped tomato and mix.
4. Now add all spices and keep mixing until tomatoes leave their water.
5. Now add yogurt and green chili.
6. Add butter when water is dried; lower the stove flame.
7. Garnish with green chili and ginger.
8. Your KFoods chicken karaahi is ready to eat.
9. Serve and enjoy with your friends and family.

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Prepare Pakistani Chicken Karahi with Step by Step Recipe:

As there are many styles of making karahi, we seek a taste which is best and unmatchable. In general, there are karahi recipes available by Chef Zubaida Tariq, Chef Gulzar, Chef Rida Aftab and by Shireen Anwar. Now there are lots of options and we are in the balance which one to choose.

KFoods helps you here with the best desi style karahi recipe which has been presented for you above.

Following is another recipe for chicken karahi with rich step by step pictures. Try it and you would be licking your fingers, this is for sure!

Chicken Karahi Recipe in Urdu Images

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Ingredients for making chicken karahi including: chicken pieces, tomato cubes, ginger garlic paste, red pepper, salt, white cumin, all spice powder, coriander, green chillies, ghee, water and ginger.

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Heat ghee in the karahi pan, add garlic ginger paste. Let it heat up fully.

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Add and mix in half cup water

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Add in the chicken, cover the pan and cook well.

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Add in tomatoes, white cumin powder and red chillies. Mix the spices well and cook together. In order to make karahi spicier and tastier, make sure you mix the spices very well.

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Once chicken is fully cooked and water evaporates, add green chillies and all-spice powder. Mix all spices and steam-cook for 2-3 minutes. (cook on dam)

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Now we will add the garnishing items on karahi. Sprinkle chopped coriander leaves and julienne ginger.

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Delicious chicken karahi is ready. Let's serve and enjoy hot with tandoori naan or farmaishi chapati.

Basics of Karahi

Chicken karahi also known as Chicken Karaahi or Kadai Chicken or Chicken Kadahi, is a very common chicken recipe in Pakistan and India. Chicken Karaahi was also originated from Pakistan and then it went to other countries. People choose it as a must-be dish for weddings and other occasions.

Desi Style

Recipe of chicken karahi includes chicken (pieces), tomatoes, red chilli, green chilli, coriander, yogurt and butter. Chicken is marinated with spices, then mixed with green chilli and then fried in the pot. It's pleasing smell allures the people around and they can't wait to enjoy the dish. It is the main dish in major Pakistani restaurants which they specifically feature in their menus. Some restaurants entirely base on chicken kadahi such as De Silva Restaurant Karachi, Al Habib Restaurant on Super Highway and Shenwari and Salateen Restaurants in Karachi.

Special Karahi Recipe

KFoods.com brings a very special chicken karahi recipe for you. Follow the recipe, cook it at home for family and receive lots of relishes from them. If you want to motivate yourself for preparing this recipe, just visit a food street in your city and sight at the open kitchens of restaurants. You will find the pure traditional way of cooking chicken karaahi. Chefs standing at their kiosks, in a swirl of heat and smoke and doing the fast job as it’s an act of rigorous stir-frying.

Enjoying Karahi Pakistani Way

Chicken Karahi recipe is incomplete without a tandoori naan or even you can try Peshawari naan for an untapped karahi combination. Keep raita and salads along to enhance the taste. Cook the recipe and enjoy the delish karahi meal.

Your Turn:
We have made and brought the best chicken karahi recipe to you. Moreover this is another karahi chicken recipe with images to learn it more easily.
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Reviews & Comments (252)

aqib meo - lahore Feb 22, 2018
Really Karahi is the best chicken recipe of all time. Whenever even it is bakra eid, I try to make karahi with chicken because I cannot live without it because I love it thanks for sharing ..
Safia - Larkana Jan 05, 2018
I tried this karahi recipe and my family just loved it that they want me to take this karahi on weekend. It is very easy to make and gives that yummy dhaba taste that we used to eat at highway restaurants.
Nosheen - Khanewal Nov 26, 2017
this is very good karahi recipe , it tasted very amazing as when i cooked it, everyone who tasted this karahi was looking for more. I was encouraged very very much and decided that I will cook it again. I came here to thank your website.
Tahira - Bahawalpur Nov 19, 2017
Thanks these days, we were looking to make a delicious karahi ourselves and we would like to enjoy scrumptious foods with our family. I now want to make tandoori roti at home because it has the perfect taste with tandoori roti or chapati.
Sameena Jilani - Hyderabad Nov 12, 2017
glad to find out this recipe , I heard actually about this by one of my friends who loves cooking foods. She told me about special karahi recipe on kfoods website, i just searched it on google and found it at very first step. Thanks.


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How to Make Chicken Karahi

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