How to make Guntur Chilli Chicken - SK Khazana -

A very flavorful and spicy dish that may be a little hot to handle but you will be coming for more as the Guntur Chillies add an excitement to the dish that is quite difficult to resist.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Chicken on the bone (हड्डी समेत चिकन), Guntur red chillies whole (सूखी गुन्टुर लाल मिर्च )

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Main Course Chicken

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Guntur Chilli Chicken - SK Khazana

Guntur Chilli Chicken - SK Khazana 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 : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Guntur Chilli Chicken - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Chicken on the bone cut into 2 inch pieces 750 gms

  • Guntur red chillies whole dried 6-7

  • Cumin seeds 2 teaspoons

  • Black peppercorns 15-20

  • Coriander seeds 2 teaspoons

  • Cinnamon stick 1/2 inch

  • Bay leaf 1

  • Cashew Nuts 10-12

  • Oil 2 teaspoons

  • Pure ghee 2 teaspoons

  • Mustard seed 1 teaspoon

  • Onion finely chopped 1 medium

  • Ginger-garlic paste 1 tablespoon

  • Curry leaves 20-25

  • Salt to taste

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Coriander powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Tata Sampann Chilli Powder 1 teaspoon

  • Tomato finely chopped 1 medium

  • Fresh coriander sprigs for garnish

  • Steamed rice to serve


Step 1

Dry roast cumin seeds, black peppercorns, coriander seeds, cinnamon stick, Guntur chillies and bay leaf in a non-stick pan till the spices become fragrant. Transfer into a bowl and allow to cool slightly.

Step 2

Transfer the roasted spices in a blender jar, add cashew nuts and ¼ cup water and blend to a fine paste.

Step 3

Heat oil and ghee in a non-stick wok, add mustard seeds and let them splutter. Add onion and sauté well. Cook till light golden brown.

Step 4

Add ginger-garlic paste and sauté for 1 minute. Add 8-10 curry leaves and mix well.

Step 5

Add salt, turmeric powder, coriander powder and Tata Sampann Chilli Powder and 2 tbsps water and mix well. Cook for a minute.

Step 6

Add tomato and mix. Add the prepared paste and ¾ cup water and mix well. Cover and cook for 2-3 minutes or till the oil separates.

Step 7

Add chicken and the remaining curry leaves and sauté on high heat for 2-3 minutes.Add ½ cup water and mix well. Cover and cook for 15-20 minutes till the chicken is cooked completely. Take the pan off the heat.

Step 8

Transfer the prepared chicken into a serving bowl, garnish with coriander sprig. Serve hot with steamed rice.

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