Dhaba Chicken Curry is an easy-to-cook North Indian recipe which is sure to be loved by everyone! This classic curry will definitely back memories of stopping at Dhabas along the highway while road tripping with your family.
A absolutely delicious and spicy in thick gravy. Enjoy this lip smacking dhaba chicken recipe hot phulkas and jeera rice for a delicious meal. You'll find this curry at practically all the dhabas!
Heat 4 tbsps oil in a non stick pan, add onions and saute till golden. Place chicken cubes in a bowl, add 1 tsp red chilli powder, salt, 1 tbsp ginger paste, 1½ tbsps garlic paste and mix well.
Heat 4 tbsps oil in another non stick pan, add chicken and cook. Add 1 tbsp ginger paste and 1 tbsp garlic paste to the onion and mix well. Saute till raw smells disappear.
Turn the chicken pieces so that they get equally cooked from all sides. Add turmeric powder, 1½ tsp red chilli powder, coriander powder, cumin powder to the first pan and mix.
Add fresh tomato puree and mix and saute till oil surfaces. Chop green chilllies roughly and add. Mix and saute. Add salt and mix.
Add chicken to the gravy. Rinse the second pan with 2 cups water and add to the chicken. Add fresh coriander leaves and garam masala powder and mix. Cover and cook, on medium heat, till chicken is done.
Mix whole wheat flour with ½ cup water till smooth and add to the chicken gravy and mix well. Cook till the gravy thickens slightly. Serve hot.