Chicken Adobo

Chicken Adobo is a classic recipe from Philippines unofficially called as their national dish. The word adobo implies a marinade of vinegar, garlic, soy sauce and other regional spices. Consequently, Chicken Adobo is a sour and flavourful stew of chicken combined with this marinade. In addition to chicken, this dish can be made with a…

Wungwut Ngam

Wungwut Ngam, pronounced as ‘wungwut nam‘ or chicken with rice flour, is a delicacy from the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh. Here the traditional method involves roasting of rice and grinding to a fine powder, however here I have dry roasted rice flour as a quick fix. Combined with basic spices, this recipe is light…

Chicken Paprikash

Chicken Paprikash is a popular dish of Hungarian origins. It is famous for its distinct red colour thanks to the generous amounts of paprika used. However, fear not, the paprika used is also the Hungarian paprika that is not very spicy. The Hungarian sweet paprika is the key essential ingredient that gives this recipe its…

Murg Chhole

Murg Chhole is a classic recipe from the Punjab in India and Lahore in Pakistan where we see the union of chickpeas and chicken in a beautiful symphony of flavours and textures. It is tangy and spicy on the palate, and there are variations of this dish which decide the type of tangy flavour profile….

Chicken Shawarma

Chicken Shawarma is a popular Arabic cuisine appetizer. Traditionally, Shawarma is a chicken or mutton preparation, wherein the meat is roasted by ‘turning’, that is rotisserie-style cooking. Here, I am making in my non-stick grill pan, to get that roasted and juicy texture. Chicken Shawarma can be taken in various forms, as a wrap, roll,…

Chinese Chilli Chicken with Noodles

This particular dish is my personal favourite and the signature dish of my mother’s kitchen! It has a history of its own, having been renovated constantly and relished by family and friends since time immemorial. This is a popular Chinese cuisine main course dish in Indian restaurants. However, I would like to publish through this…

Chicken Teriyaki

Chicken Teriyaki is classic Japanese recipe, translated as ‘teri‘ meaning saucy and ‘yaki‘ meaning grilling/cooking. It comprises of four main ingredients soy sauce, sake, mirin, and sugar. Consequently, this recipe has a tangy, sour, and fairly piquant flavour profile. Outside Japan, this mixture comes bottled for our convenience. This teriyaki sauce is indeed the star…

Chicken Cafreal

Chicken Cafreal is a typical Goan recipe. This recipe is an outcome Portuguese influence on the Goan cuisine. It makes for an excellent appetiser or a dry side dish. This recipe is sour, spicy and tangy on the palate and is a beautiful diversion from the usual chicken recipes. It is best for dinner on…

Jerk Chicken

Jerk Chicken is a hot Jamaican appetiser. The term ‘Jerk’┬árefers to the style of making this chicken recipe. Here, the chicken pieces are marinated by inserting the spice marinade into chicken portions really well. The emphasis, in this recipe, is on the marination that essentially brings alive the flavours after the chicken is grilled. Jerk…

Chicken Dopiaza

This recipe of Chicken Dopiaza is my rendition of this delicious poultry dish. Dopiaza literally means two different types of onions used; so here too I am adding onions made in two different styles. Hope you readers, enjoy making it too! ­čÖé Ingredients: Serves 4 2 tbsp oil 8 small onions, halved 2 bay leaves…

Schezwan Chicken

Schezwan Chicken is a Chinese cuisine recipe. It is a highly popular item on the menu cards in Indian restaurants. Essentially, involving the use of Schezwan Sauce, this chicken recipe is a spicy affair; definitely not for the faint-hearted! The link for a┬áhome-made recipe of the Schezwan Sauce┬áis mentioned┬áhere. So try this extremely piquant chicken…

Dum Murg Biryani

Dum Murg Biryani is a quintessential example of royal Awadhi cuisine or present day Lucknowi fare. Seeped in regal flavours of butter and nuts, this beautiful Chicken recipe is a delight to the senses! I am literally at a loss for words, so just check out this royalty right at home and you are surely…