Chicken Yahoo

Curried chicken variation

Recipe by Shazia Aslam Sait of

Easy recipe to make and tasty too

Ingredients non vegetarian 8 servings

  • 1 no. Chicken, cut into pieces
  • 3 tbsps. Ginger/Garlic paste
  • 1½ tbsps. Red Chili Powder
  • 1 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 200 gms. Yoghurt
  • 1 no. Onion, chopped
  • ¾ cup Vegetable Oil
  • ½ cup Tomato, paste
  • 6 nos. Green Chilies, slit
  • 1 bunch Curry Leaf
  • ½ tsp Onion seeds, powdered
  • ½ tsp Mustard seeds (black), powdered
  • Salt to taste


  1. Marinate the chicken with ginger garlic paste, chilly powder, turmeric powder and salt for 2 hours.
  2. Heat oil and fry onions. Add the marinated chicken and continue to fry.
  3. When water evaporates, add youghurt and fry for 5-6 minutes.
  4. Now mix tomato paste, slitted green chillies, curry leaves and mustard and kalonji powder in another bowl and then add to the chicken and cook. Add half cup of water if necessary.
  5. Serve hot with Naan.



this is a stolen recipe for achari chicken