Pepper Chicken
Chicken Drumsticks – 500 gms, skinned
Plain Yogurt – 1/4 cup
Ginger – 1 tblsp, peeled, minced
Garlic – 1 tblsp, minced
Turmeric Powder – 1/4 tsp
Red Chilli Powder – 1/2 tsp
Salt – 1 tsp
Oil – 3 to 4 tblsp
Black Peppercorns – 4 tblsp, crushed
Juice of 1/2 Lemon
Garam Masala Powder – 1 tsp
Coriander Leaves – handful, chopped

1. Combine the yogurt, ginger, garlic, turmeric powder, red chilli powder and salt in a large bowl.
2. Add the chicken and allow it to marinate for 2 hours in the fridge.
3. Heat oil in a pan.
4. Fry the marinated chicken drumsticks until golden brown.
5. Reduce flame to low.
6. Add the crushed peppercorns, lemon juice, garam masala powder and coriander leaves.
7. Cook for another 4 to 5 minutes or until the chicken is fully cooked.
8. Serve hot.

Tip: You can also use cubed chicken pieces instead of drumsticks.

Image credit: Roochis

Pepper Chicken written by Praveen Kumar average rating 4.1/5 - 14 user ratings
[Total: 14    Average: 4.1/5]

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12 thoughts on “Pepper Chicken

  1. shijo said on December 10, 2012 at 8:33 am

    nice recipeee. thanks

  2. shijo said on December 10, 2012 at 8:31 am


  3. latha said on January 13, 2012 at 8:57 am

    It was fabulous….:)

  4. buvana said on December 22, 2010 at 3:36 am

    it very good…………..

  5. sufi said on November 21, 2010 at 9:30 am

    ya its fine bt nt delicious

  6. Shompa said on August 2, 2010 at 12:24 am

    Pretty good

  7. Reshma said on July 1, 2010 at 4:57 am

    its very good….

  8. Reshma said on July 1, 2010 at 4:56 am

    Dish is very good and delicious….. its very simple too

  9. krishna said on April 9, 2010 at 4:05 am

    why using mustard seed

  10. Muthu said on January 31, 2010 at 3:38 am

    Came well.thanks for the well explained recipe

  11. Meena said on December 24, 2009 at 1:56 am

    Tried in home.its so simple and delicious.Thank you

  12. karen said on September 22, 2009 at 10:11 am

    very well explained

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