Orange Chicken

Orange Chicken is light Chinese chicken recipe. It is more popular in America as it is not so spicy on the palate. Here, the chicken is cooked in orange juice giving it a tangy twist. Try this lip-smacking version of chicken fare for a light and easy-to-make meal! Ingredients: Serves 3-4 500g chicken, small cut…

Kung Pao Chicken

Kung Pao Chicken, one word- tantalising! Here, I have tried to recreate the authentic version using the main ingredient, the pungent Sichuan peppers and man, they are hot! That just takes the dish to a whole new level of spicy! This recipe is a popular Chinese dish in the Indian markets and makes for a…

Chicken Vindaloo

Chicken Vindaloo is a classic Goan recipe! And a great variant from the regular Chicken curry! The key ingredient apart from Chicken is potatoes, which gives this dish a new perspective. Being low on spices but fiery and tangy on the palate, this recipe is also very light on the stomach. ‘Vindaloo’ is an Indian…

Karahi Chicken

Karahi Chicken, a basic form of chicken curry originating in the erstwhile North-West Frontier Province or present day Pakistan, is also known as Balti Chicken (‘balti’, another word for ‘karahi’). This dish is high on spices and is cooked essentially in a ‘karahi’ or a wok. This recipe is slightly modified from the usual way…

Chicken Souvlaki with Tzatziki

Chicken Souvlaki with Tzatziki is a Greek appetiser. Souvlaki denotes chunks of meat and vegetables, as per taste, grilled on a skewer; ‘souvlaki’ is Greek for ‘skewer’. Often, the most popular sauce that accompanies it is an exotic yet simple Tzatziki sauce made with yogurt and cucumber. Chicken Souvlaki with Tzatziki is mild yet pungent…

Buffalo Wings

Buffalo Wings is a famous American appetiser. Primarily seeped in sizzling flavours of hot sauce, this recipe is a fiery surprise and will surely make smoke come out of your ears! The nomenclature, Buffalo Wings, would initially confuse anyone. No, it’s not made of actual buffaloes! The core element is chicken only. However, this specific…

Chicken Biryani

Chicken Biryani, has been a favourite of the Indian palate since time immemorial. This beautiful chicken recipe infuses the aromatic Indian spices amongst layers of cooked rice and chicken, served best with yogurt. With its origins unknown, today it has developed across the Indian subcontinent with different styles of cooking in different regions; each style…

Kolhapuri Chicken

Kolhapuri Chicken, is a popular regional Indian recipe from Kolhapur, Maharashtra. This cuisine is famous for generously using a concoction of Indian spices and coconut in its recipes. This beautiful mixture forms the core ingredient and lends a pungent and aromatic spicy flavour to the Kolhapuri cuisine. Kolhapuri Chicken is a delicious fare of this…

Lemon Chicken

Lemon Chicken is a Chinese recipe with global variations. In the basic version, boneless chicken is deep-fried and coated with a lemon sauce. Here, I have tried to recreate this type. Lemon Chicken is sweet but more of sour on the palate and is a light diversion too! So go ahead and experience this tangy…

Lahori Chicken

Lahori chicken is a classic dish of the Pakistani cuisine, commonly found as a street food in Lahore, Pakistan. It derives its influence from the Mughal regime. However, it is not heavy on the palate and is a spicy diversion from the usual Mughlai fare; as here the use of cream is substituted by yogurt….

Chicken Tikka

Chicken Tikka is another popular Indian non-vegetarian starter originating from the Punjabi cuisine! Traditionally it is made over coal or in a tandoor, however, here I am creating it over my humble tawa. Believe me, it tastes just as good! The chicken pieces can be either be boneless or with bones; I have used the…

Chicken Jalfrezi

Chicken Jalfrezi, is another favourite poultry item on the menu cards of popular restaurants at home. The term ‘jalfrezi’ essentially means to stir-fry the chicken in chillies, tomatoes and onions. Many a times, this dish is also a renovated form of the leftover chicken curry at home. Try to check for yourself! Ingredients: Serves 4…