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Handi Komdi Recipe

Handi Komdi

Aditya Bal heads to Dahanu, Thanu district, Maharashtra where he learns how to make a a delicious chicken recipe made in a clay pot over an open fire.

  • Total Cook Time 45 mins
  • Cook Time 45 mins
  • Recipe Servings5
  • Easy

Ingredients of Handi Komdi

  • 1 free range chicken, cut into small chunks
  • Salt, to taste
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric
  • 1 tsp red chilli
  • 2 tsp garam masala
  • 2 Tbsp hara masala (2 cloves garlic, 1/2 cup coriander, 1 small knob ginger, 2 green chillies)
  • 3-4 Tbsp peanut oil
  • Water

How to Make Handi Komdi

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Marinate the chicken pieces in salt, red chilli powder, turmeric powder and garam masala.
In a pot add peanut oil. Add the hara masala. Saute.
Now add the marinated chicken. Saute for 4-5 minutes.
Add the water (enough to cover the chicken pieces). Cover and cook for 20 minutes or till the chicken is well done and the water has reduced a little.
Serve with steamed rice.
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