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Chicken Shami Kebab Recipe

  • Chicken Shami Kebab
  • Chicken Shami Kebab
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About Chicken Shami Kebab Recipe: When it comes to starters, Chicken Shami Kebab is one of the best non-vegetarian snacks to be served. You will not only love eating it, but also enjoy cooking this quick snack. Shami kebabs are succulent minced chicken/lamb with chana dal with spicy masala filling inside and crispy fried on the outside. Serve it with coriander or mint chutney,

  • Total Cook Time1 hr 10 mins
  • Prep Time 20 mins
  • Cook Time 50 mins
  • Recipe Servings4
  • Medium

Ingredients of Chicken Shami Kebab

  • 1 Cup chana dal
  • 2 tsp oil
  • 1 tsp cumin seeds
  • 7-8 Cloves
  • 7-8 nos black peppercorns
  • 2 sticks cinnamon
  • 2 tsp coriander seeds
  • 1 tsp ajwain
  • 3 nos red chilli whole
  • 1/2 tsp chilli flakes
  • 500 gms boneless chicken
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 tsp ginger, finely chopped
  • 2 Green chilli
  • 2 tsp garlic, finely chopped
  • 1/2 cup coriander leaves , chopped
  • 1/2 cup mint leaves , chopped
  • 2 Egg

How to Make Chicken Shami Kebab

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Soak 1 cup of chana dal for at least 30 minutes.
Chicken Shami Kebab
In a pressure cooker heat oil and add cumin seeds, cloves, black peppercorns, cinnamon, coriander seeds, ajwain, red chilli and chilli flakes. Saute for 1-2 minutes.
Chicken Shami Kebab
Now add the soaked chana dal and mix thoroughly.
Chicken Shami Kebab
Add the boneless chicken and salt. Bring to simmer, adding required quantity of water.
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Cook until all the water has evaporated and chicken is tendered.
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Let it cool for some time and then grind all the ingredients to a thick paste.
Chicken Shami Kebab
In the paste add ginger, green chilli, garlic, coriander leaves and mint leaves. Mix all the ingredients to combine well.
Chicken Shami Kebab
Now add the raw eggs liquid and mix thoroughly.
Chicken Shami Kebab
Using your palm make the kebabs of any desired shape and size, generally flat round shape.
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Now dipping in egg fluid shallow fry the kebabs from both sides till golden brown.
Chicken Shami Kebab
You can serve the kebabs hot with chutney of your choice.
Chicken Shami Kebab
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