Chicken Kolhapuri

Serving for - 3 Ingredients chicken - 500gm puree of 1 big tomato 5 tsp of oil 1/2 tsp mustard seeds 1/2 tsp cumin s...

Serving for - 3


chicken - 500gm
puree of 1 big tomato
5 tsp of oil
1/2 tsp mustard seeds
1/2 tsp cumin seeds
pinch of asafoetida
salt to taste

Kolhapuri masala

2 tsp coriander seeds
1 tsp cumin seeds
5 red chilies (depends on how spicy you want)
2 tsp fried onions
2 tsp dry grated coconut
1 tsp sesame seeds
1/2 tsp black pepper
3-4 cloves
1 inch cinnamon stick
1 black cardamom
2-3 green cardamom
1 star anise
1 mace / javetri
1 small piece of stone flower / dagadphool

Dry roast coconut and sesame seeds till they get light brown color. Take it aside. Heat 1 tsp oil in a pan. Roast all spices one by one except fried onions. Grind all spices along with fried onions to make masala powder. Keep it aside.

Onions - poppy seeds paste

1 onion - sliced
poppy seeds - 1/2 tsp
3-4 petals of garlic
1 inch ginger piece
1/4 cup fresh cilantro

Soak the poppy seeds in a warm water for 15-20 minutes. Heat 2 tsp oil in a pan and add sliced onions. Saute till onions become slight brown in color. Now grind all ingredients together and make a smooth paste by adding little water. Keep this paste aside.

For marination

1/4 cup yogurt
1/4 tsp turmeric powder
kolhapuri masala

Take all above ingredients in a mixing bowl and marinate the chicken pieces for about 1 hour in a refrigerator.

  • Heat 3 tsp oil in a pan. Add mustard seeds, pinch of asafoetida and cumin seeds. Let them crackle. Add onion poppy seeds paste and saute for 2-3 minutes. Add tomato puree, cook this mixture till all moisture goes away and oil starts to separate.
  • Add marinated chicken and salt to taste. Let it cook for 15-20 minutes. Add finely chopped cilantro. Adjust the consistency by adding water. 
  • Now reduce the heat to low and let it simmer for about 5-6 minutes. Serve this spicy chicken with chapati or rice.


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  1. yummy chicken..gravy looks so creamy..perfect for a weekend lunch/dinner

  2. wow...delicious chicken gravy....superb dear

  3. Hi Poonam, this is a very popular dish. Thanks for sharing the recipe, would love to try this one of these days :-)

  4. thank you dear for the award..i couldnt express my happy...yhat much i was happy to receive the award.once again thank u dear...super chicken gravy

  5. Wow...looks absolutely delicious...

  6. Super tempting kolhapuri chicken, looks so delicious.

  7. Wow...that is Onefabulous chicken recipe dear.....I hav awards for u in my space.....plz accept :-)

  8. thank goodness its weekend tomorrow .. am gonna definitely try my hands on this !



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