How to make Crunchy Chicken Achari -

Chicken cooked in a pickle masala.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Turban Tadka.

Main Ingredients : Boneless Chicken Breasts (हड्डी रहित चिकन ब्रेस्ट), Cornflakes

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Crunchy Chicken Achari

Crunchy Chicken Achari Recipe Card


Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Crunchy Chicken Achari Recipe

  • Boneless Chicken Breasts 3

  • Cornflakes 1 1/2 cups

  • Refined flour (maida) 4 tablespoons

  • Cornflour 2 tablespoons

  • Green chilli pickle 1/4 cup

  • Chicken chilli masala 2 tablespoons

  • Egg 1

  • Oil for shallow frying

  • For garnishing

  • Thin strips of green, red and yellow capsicum


Step 1

Grind together cornflakes, refined flour and cornflour and transfer into a bowl.

Step 2

Grind chilli pickle into a fine paste and transfer into another bowl.

Step 3

Cut chicken breasts into small pieces and place them in a bowl. Add chilli pickle and chicken chilli masala and mix well.

Step 4

Break egg into a bowl, whisk well and add to the chicken.

Step 5

Heat oil in a non-stick pan.

Step 6

Spread the cornflakes mixture in a plate. Coat the chicken pieces evenly with this mixture.

Step 7

Place the chicken pieces in the pan and cook, flipping sides, till evenly golden and crisp.

Step 8

Transfer onto a serving plate, garnish with thin strips of green, red and yellow capsicum and serve hot.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor is the most celebrated face of Indian cuisine. He is Chef extraordinaire, runs a successful TV Channel FoodFood, hosted Khana Khazana cookery show on television for more than 17 years, author of 150+ best selling cookbooks, restaurateur and winner of several culinary awards. He is living his dream of making Indian cuisine the number one in the world and empowering women through power of cooking to become self sufficient. His recipe portal is a complete cookery manual with a compendium of more than 10,000 tried & tested recipes, videos, articles, tips & trivia and a wealth of information on the art and craft of cooking in both English and Hindi.