South Indian food is much more than idli, sambar, dosa and uttapam! While these vegetarian delicacies are extremely popular nationwide, the cuisine is home to some of the richest and most delicious non-vegetarian delicacies, especially the cuisine of Kerala! The coastal state offers a vibrant variety of chicken, mutton and fish dishes, each better than the other. Today, we have brought to you a special chicken recipe from "God's Own Country" and it is called Kerala Chicken Roast. This dry dish offers an amalgamation of coastal flavours along with the signature desi spiciness. This recipe will teach you how to make this spicy chicken dish at home following a few easy steps. You can make this for an indulgent weekend meal or it can be part of a lavish dinner party.
Kerala Roast Chicken Recipe: How To Make Kerala Style Roast Chicken
Marinate chicken in turmeric powder, chilli powder, coriander powder, lemon juice, ginger-green chilli paste and salt. Keep aside for an hour. Slice onions and fry them till they are golden brown.
Next, fry the marinated chicken till it is completely cooked. Remove the chicken from the pan. Add oil to the same pan, saute slit chillies and curry leaves. Pour tomato puree and stir the masala well. Add the cooked chicken and let it roast in the masala for a while. Once the masala has dried up, serve the roasted chicken.
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Serve this Kerala roast chicken with South Indian classics like soft appam or flaky Malabar parotta. You can also pair it with something simple like steamed rice.
Sounds easy, right?! Make this delicious chicken roast recipe and impress your family with your amazing culinary skills. Do tell us in the comments section how you liked it!