Easy Chicken Afghani Recipe

Easy chicken Afghani is a delicious and creamy chicken dish made with boneless chicken, yogurt, and spices. This dish is popular in Afghan cuisine and is known for its rich and flavorful taste. The chicken is marinated in a mixture of yogurt, ginger-garlic paste, and spices, and then cooked until tender and juicy. The addition of cream gives the dish a creamy and smooth texture. It can be served with naan or rice for a complete meal.

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Ingredients for Easy Chicken Afghani Recipe

  • 100 gram Boneless Chicken, Cut Into Pieces
  • 1/5 cup Yogurt
  • 1/5 tablespoon Ginger Garlic Paste
  • 1/10 teaspoon Turmeric Powder
  • 1/5 teaspoon Red Chili Powder
  • As required Salt To Taste
  • 0.40 tablespoon Oil
  • 1/20 cup Cream
  • as needed Coriander Leaves For Garnish

Directions: Easy Chicken Afghani Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.In a bowl, mix yogurt, ginger-garlic paste, turmeric powder, red chili powder, and salt.
  • STEP 2.Add the chicken pieces to the marinade and let it marinate for at least 1 hour.
  • STEP 3.Heat oil in a pan and add the marinated chicken. Cook until the chicken is cooked through.
  • STEP 4.Add cream and cook for a few more minutes until the sauce thickens.
  • STEP 5.Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot with naan or rice.

Cooking Tips

  • You can add a pinch of garam masala for an extra flavor.
  • For a healthier version, you can use Greek yogurt instead of regular yogurt.
  • You can also grill the marinated chicken for a smoky flavor.

Storage and Serving

  • Store the leftover chicken Afghani in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.
  • Reheat the chicken in a microwave or on a stovetop pan until heated through.
  • Serve the chicken hot with naan, rice, or salad for a complete meal.
Nutrition
value
366
calories per serving
23 g Fat31 g Protein9 g Carbs3 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    23g
  • Protein
    31g
  • Carbs
    9g
  • Fiber
    3g

MacroNutrients

  • Carbs
    9g
  • Protein
    31g
  • Fiber
    3g

Fats

  • Fat
    23g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
    138mg
  • Iron
    5mg
  • Vitamin A
    1910mcg
  • Vitamin B1
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B2
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B3
    9mg
  • Vitamin B6
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B9
    55mcg
  • Vitamin B12
    0mcg
  • Vitamin C
    24mg
  • Vitamin E
    1mg
  • Copper
    < 1mcg
  • Magnesium
    82mg
  • Manganese
    < 1mg
  • Phosphorus
    349mg
  • Selenium
    29mcg
  • Zinc
    3mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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Recipe By Slurrp