Thursday, September 23, 2010



Chicken : 1 kg (whole chicken)
Egg : 3 pieces (boiled)
Onion : 4 pieces (medium size - finely chopped)
Garlic paste : 1/2 tsp
Ginger paste : 1/2 tsp
Turmeric powder : 1/2 tsp
Red chilly powder : 1 tsp
Salt : 1/2 tsp (as per taste)
Tomato puree : 7-8 tsp
Coriander powder : 1 tsp
Cumin powder : 1 tsp
Cardamom : 5-6 pieces
Clove : 4-5 pieces
Cinnamon : 1 inch stick
Ghee : 3-4 tsp


• Wash the chicken thoroughly and prick it all over with a fork
• Marinate the chicken with turmeric powder, chilly powder and salt and keep it aside for 2 hours
• Heat 3-4 tsp of ghee in a pan
• Add onions and fry it for 10-15 minutes till it becomes golden brown
• Add cumin powder, coriander powder, ginger paste and garlic paste and stir it for 5-10 minutes and keep it aside
• Heat 5-6 tsp of oil in a kadai and pour the marinated chicken
• Add cardamom, clove, cinnamon and tomato puree
• Cover the kadai and keep it in low flame
• Sprinkle a little water and cook till chicken is tender for 30 minutes and oil can be seen along the sides
• Garnish with boiled egg sliced in half
• Serve it hot with butter naan


  1. Wow, Murg is really brought water in my mouth.

  2. Hi Babli,

    wow..yummy chicken../i feel like digging in o it rite now...looks so delicious ...


  3. Great recipe and looks so yummy dear..

  4. yummy !

    and presentation is great . I think you should go for V-BLOG .

    Anyway keep it up !

    but i will try POHA first . you know babli why .

  5. Dear Urmi
    Thats a great dish. Never tried Murg masallam for ages and forgotten the recipe.
    I think I will try this one ..I am not very fond of chicken but Kakima and my daughter they are. So I will cook for them..and I will eat the gravy for sure
    Have a nice weekend

  6. अब मै तो कुछ कह ही नहीं सकती न.... शाकाहारी जो हूं..

  7. i had tried this once and i just loved its taste, will surely try your version too...looks yum babli

  8. Wow! What a mind-blowing chicken dish! Very exquisite and spicy! Swadisht hai!

  9. This looks very delicious...and has such terrific flavors...

    Tasty Appetite

  10. yummmmm..chicken looks fabulous!my mouth is watering :)

  11. That looks fantabulous..awesome recipe n rocking presentation Babli..a real treat for chicken lovers !

    US Masala

  12. khub bhalo laglo. Tobe ami eita banai lebu diye marinate kore tarpor wash kore ni. Anek somoy chicken e ekta gondho thake seta dur kora jai.

  13. you know what just yesterday I was thinking of making chicken this way! I love the way you have decked it uo with boiled eggs....looks really yummy!

  14. ki korecho Babli? Murg Musallam barite apurbo hoeche dekhte. sedin Id er somoy TV teo dakhachilo khub lengthy process ar anek somoy lage. bookmark korlam konodin enthu pele banabo. jani banale appreciation er bonya boe jabe...asadharon.

  15. Oh man this looks absolutely delicious..tempting chicken gravy.

  16. Dear babli

    Murg Musallam looks so tempting. Reminded me of a very old Hawkins ad performed by Neena Gupta who started the ad by showing this very dish. Already started to drool looking at the clicks.Kapiye diyecho didi!!

    Hamaree Rasoi

  17. Wow!! sounds really a tasty dish..great fan of chicken would love this for sure :)

  18. murg musallam looks soooo wonderful babli the clicks


  19. Visitando tu blog es dificil no tener ganas de comer.

  20. Babli, murg musallam looks delicious...

    Pushpa @

  21. Ei rokom khabar amake dile ami shokal bikal dupur raat sharakhon khabo....opurbooooooooooooooooo....

  22. Heyt hanks for ur sweet comments

    I always get ur support in forms of comments

    hey u r a tamil girl na
    u r so familiar about what I am writing and u expressing ur comments deeply too

    tamil pesana purinjipingala

    nice to see u

    ungala gtalk la add panikata

  23. xcellent click...looks soooo yummy dear!!!

  24. सो यमी, आज ही बनवाता हूँ इसे।

  25. Very tempting and delectable murg musallam..

  26. Is it?
    unga face patha tamil mariye therila?
    I doubted whether u r like so...

    But for my Ajith and Rajini post, I got so many comments
    many indians also commented but their comments are so general

    But neenga maatum deep ah comment pani irundhinga

    adhan tamil purinjavanga nenchan

    U know I am craze about ajith and like rajini a core

    These two alone I like a lot

    unga taste um same ah irukku
    thanks anga

  27. oh mouthwatering babli, i love chicken kurma or briyani with egg...glad to see the eggs in your plate..:)

  28. देखकर ही मुँह मे पानी आ गया .....

  29. yummy yummy mouth watering ho gaya :) lovely jubley...

    Bikram's Blog

  30. Yummy Chicken.... very tempting recipe!