MURGHI MA KAJU - Chicken With Cashew Paste

It is a popular parsi chicken recipe. Here chicken is parepared with cashew paste. This cashew chicken recipe is very delicious to taste.

Given below the details of ingredients :-


Chicken pieces 1 kg
2 medium onions paste
2 medium onions sliced
Ginger paste 1 tbsp
Garlic paste 1 tbsp
Green chilli paste ½ tsp
Turmeric powder ½ tsp
Salt to taste
Mustard oil 1 cup
Kaju (cashew nuts) ½ cup
Poppy seeds 2 tbsp
Suger 1 tsp
1 red chilli
1 bay leaf
Few mathi seeds
Garam masala powder ½ tsp
Vinegar 1 tbsp


Marinate the chicken with salt & vinegar for overnight Paste kaju & poppy seeds
Fry sliced onions & keep aside
Heat oil in a cooker, add bay leaf & red chilli, mathi seeds
Add chicken pieces & increase the flame
Cover the pan for 10 minutes
Add onion, ginger, garlic & green chilli paste
Add turmeric, salt & stir well
Cook for 10 minutes, add 1 cup water & suger, Cook for 5 minutes again
Add kaju & poppy seeds paste, stir well
Add garam masala powder, keep thick gravy


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