Chicken Puttu

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Its a modern version of common south indian breakfast. its usually made with rice flour & fresh shredded coconut.

i used my chicken thoran as a filling instead of plain coconut.

rice flour

salt to taste

warm water

mix rice flour &salt together , then add water little by little&mix well until you get nice moist , crumble mixture without no lumps. this is the right consistency to make soft puttu’.

layering

in a puttu maker first add a thin layer of chicken thoran then the rice mixture then again the chicken thoran mixture on top & steam this for 5-6 minutes. your puttu’ is ready to serve. (Note: you can mix chicken thoran &rice mixture and steam for few minutes if you dont have puttu’ maker. thats also taste good.)

Serve hot & enjoy:)

 

 

 

 

Chicken Thoran

Its a very easy to make &tasty indian side dish. its goes well with plain rice.

For marination

boneless chicken 250 gms sliced in to very small pieces

lemon juice 2 tsp

turmeric powder 1/2 tsp

salt to taste

mix all the above together &keep it in the fridge for 1/2 hour

For thoran

Coconut shredded 1 cup

curry leaves few

onion 1 minced

ginger 1/2 inch minced

garlic 1 gloves minced

green chilly few

red whole chilly few

mustard seeds few

garam masala 1/4 tsp

oil 1 tbs

Heat a nonstick pan , add oil, splutter the mustard seeds, then add red whole chilly, then add ginger &garlic. Saute well then add onion, curry leaves, green chilly , saute until onion start to become translucent. Then add the marinated chicken pieces ,saute for a minutes then add the shredded coconut. Cook in low medium flame until the chicken become soft &cooked. No need to cover the pan, Need extra water, saute in between.

Serve hot with your rice.

Enjoy.

 

 

 

Special Pepper Chicken

Its a special pepper chicken recipe, its spicy, but taste amazing. Worth trying for a change. its a good combination with plain white rice/chappati/porotta.

Boneless skinless chicken breast 500gms (slice small cubes)

For marination

Yogurt/curd 1/2 cup

Cornflour 2tsp

Salt to taste

Ginger garlic minced 1 tbs

Turmeric powder 1 tsp

Crushed pepper 2-3 tsp

Mix all these together well with chicken &keep it in the fridge for atleast 4 hour /overnight.

For pepper chicken

Onion 1 minced

Turmeric powder 1/4 tsp

Ginger garlic minced 2 tsp

Garam masala 1/2 tsp

Crushed pepper (ACCORDING TO YOUR TASTE)

Oil for frying 2 tbs

Heat oil in a pan , then fry the marinated chicken (dont overcook),keep it aside

Then the same pan add onion ,ginger garlic minced & salt to taste,

Cook until onion become translucent.

Then add fried chicken ,garam masala &crushed pepper , mix well until all masala coated well with chicken.

Serve hot.

ENJOY:)

 

Kung Pao Chicken

 

Kung Pao a very famous, classic Chinese dish. Slight sweet, spicy, sour in taste. Very delicious.

Ingredients

300 chicken breast, cut into chunks
3-4 large dried chillies
50g roasted peanuts
11/2 tbsp vegetable oil
2 spring onions, finely sliced

For Marinade
a pinch bicarbonate of soda
1 tsp cornflour
2 pinches of salt
2 tbsp water

For Sauce
1 ½ tsp ginger, minced
2 garlic cloves, minced
½ tsp peppercorns, ground (sichuan preferred)
1 tbsp sugar
pinch of salt
1 tsp dark soy sauce
1 ½ tbsp rice wine (or dry sherry)
½ tbsp balsamic vinegar mixed with ½ tbsp water
50ml water

1:-mix chicken with marinade &keep it in the fridge for 30 mts

2:-mix all sauce ingredients & keep it aside

3:-heat oil in a wok fry the red chilly, then the peanuts

4:-fry the marinated chicken in the same oil until both side turn slight brown &keep it aside

5:- again the pan add the sauce mix, bring to boil, then add chicken, peanuts &the fried chilly

6:- cook until all the water evaporate, chicken well coated with sauce.

7:-garnish with green onion

8:-serve hot

9:-Enjoy

 

 

Chicken Cutlet (Baked)

Cutlet is a very popular dish all over the world, but different style.

This is a combination of different version. Trust me its delicious.

Ingredients

potato 3 boiled,peeled &smashed

chicken boneless &skinless steamed &shredded

frozen veges 2 cup (cooked &slightly smashed)

onion 2 sliced

ginger garlic paste 1 tsp

green chilly few

turmeric powder 1/4 tsp

chilly powder 1 tsp (optional)

garam masala 1/2 tsp

coriander powder 1 tsp

oil 2 tbs

egg 2

bread crumbs

heat oil in a nonstick pan , add onion ,ginger garlic paste, green chilly , salt

saute until onion become translucent 

add all the masala(powders) mix well

add shredded chicken ,smashed veges & smashed potato, mix throughly &switch of the flame &keep it aside.

preheat the oven 180 degree C

line a baking dish with baking paper

Make small balls from the mix &gently press &flatten it

then dip into egg mixture, then coat with bread crumbs

bake for 20 mts , 10 mts each sides or until its become golden colour.

Enjoy this delicious healthy version of chicken cutlet.

IN MALAYALAM

ഉരുളകിഴങ്ങു പുഴുങ്ങി പൊടിച്ചു വെക്കുക
പച്ചക്കറികൾ വേവിച്ചു ചെറുതായ് ഉടച്ചു മാറ്റി വെക്കുക
ചിക്കൻ വേവിച്ചു പിച്ചിചിന്റി മാറ്റി വെക്കുക

ഒരു പാനിൽ എണ്ണ ചുടാക്കി അതിലേക്കു ഇഞ്ചി വെളുത്തുള്ളി പേസ്റ്റ് , സവാള ,പച്ചമുളക് ഇവ ചേർത്ത് നന്നായി വഴറ്റുക . എന്നിട്ട് മസാലകൾ എല്ലാം ചേർത്ത് പച്ച രസം പോകുന്നത് വരെ ഇളക്കുക . ഇനി മാറ്റി വച്ചിരിക്കുന്ന ഉരുളകിഴങ്ങു പച്ചക്കറികൾ,ചിക്കൻ എന്നിവ ചേർത്ത് ഇളക്കി ചുടാറാൻ മാറ്റി വക്കുക .

ഇതു ചെറിയ ഉരുളകൾ ആക്കീ ഉരുട്ടി പരത്തി അടിച്ചു വച്ചിരിക്കുന്ന മുട്ടയിലും എന്നിട്ട് BREAD പൊടിയിലും പൊതിഞ്ഞു ഒരു ബേകിംഗ് ടിഷിൽ വച്ച് നേരത്തെ 180 ഡിഗ്രി ചുടാക്കി വച്ചിരിക്കുന്ന ഓവനിൽ 10 മിനിറ്റ് രണ്ടു സൈടും ബേക്കു ചെയ്യുക .

നമ്മുടെ ചിക്കൻ CUTLET റെഡി. ചുടോടെ ഇഷ്ടപെട്ട സോസ് കൂട്ടി കഴിക്കുക.

Hawaiian Chicken Kabobs

1/2 kg boneless skinless chicken breast sliced into 1 inch pieces

For marination

1/2 cup pineapple juice

1cup soy sauce

1cup vegetable oil

1 tablespoon brown sugar

1 teaspoon garlic powder

1 teaspoons ginger powder

1 teaspoon dry mustard

1teaspoon pepper powder

Mix all the marination ingredients, bring to a boil.

Reduce heat and simmer for 5 minutes.

Pour over chicken.

Cover and chill for atleast 2 hours or you can prepare the day before.

For kabobs

Cherry tomatos

button mushrooms

pineapple 1 inch square pieces

green capsicum sliced

onion sliced

marinated chicken (take out from the marinade &keep the marinade aside)

skewer

Alternate chicken, pineapple, green pepper, mushrooms, onion and tomatoes on skewers.

Brush with left over marinade

Grill kabobs over hot coals 20 minutes or until chicken is done

Enjoy.