Chicken 65

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Looking for a spicy and savory snack? Try Chicken 65 - the perfect blend of crispy chicken and bold spices!

Chicken 65 is a popular Indian appetizer that is both spicy and flavorful. Originating in Chennai, the dish is said to have been named after the year it was first introduced, 1965. The chicken is marinated in a blend of spices and yoghurt and then fried until crispy and golden brown. It’s typically served with a side of sliced onions and lemon wedges, adding an extra burst of flavour and texture to the dish.

Chicken 65 is a versatile dish that can be enjoyed as a snack or main course. It pairs well with various Indian dishes, such as biryani, naan, and raita. If you’re a fan of spicy food, this dish is a must-try!

If you’re looking for a quick and easy appetizer that packs a punch, Chicken 65 is the perfect option. With its crispy exterior and juicy, flavorful meat, it’s sure to be a hit at any party or gathering.

Chicken 65


Chicken 65
5 from 1 vote

Chicken 65

Looking for a spicy and savory snack? Try Chicken 65 - the perfect blend of crispy chicken and bold spices!
Prep Time15 minutes
Cook Time15 minutes
Total Time30 minutes
Course: Appetizer, Side Dish, Snack
Cuisine: Indian


  • 500 g Chicken cut into small pieces
  • as per taste Red Chilli Powder
  • 3 tbsp Coriander Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 3 to 4 tbsp Curd
  • 6 to 8 Curry Leaves
  • 4 Green Chillies
  • 4 tbsp Tomato Ketchup
  • as required Oil
  • as per taste Salt


  • In a bowl, mix chilli powder, coriander powder, turmeric powder, curd and salt.
  • Marinate the chicken pieces with this and keep aside for 4 hours or overnight.
  • Heat oil in a deep pan and shallow fry the chicken pieces till cooked.
  • Remove and heat the chicken pieces in a separate pan without oil over medium flame.
  • Add the green chillies, curry leaves and ketchup.
  • Mix well till the chicken pieces are well coated.
  • Continue to cook over medium heat.
  • Remove and serve as a snack or with roti and chappatis.


Tip: If you want it to be a little gravy, add 1/2 cup of hot water mixed with little red chilli powder after step 7 and cook till gravy becomes thick.


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yogasyra July 19, 2013 - 11:18 am


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sakina August 23, 2011 - 2:13 am

always enjoyed in hotels. bt u hv given the receppie in so simple manner dat now i m going to try it at home.suggest me the brand for chicken 65 masala

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Praveen Kumar August 23, 2011 - 4:22 am

you can use Aachi Chicken 65 or Sakthi Chicken 65 Masala.

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rubika April 25, 2011 - 1:11 am

how do prepare chicken65 masala

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mahin October 11, 2010 - 6:02 am

not so tasty

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sana siddiqua April 25, 2010 - 8:45 am

hi i want chicken 65 recipe

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Khushbu December 16, 2009 - 6:06 am

where can we get this chicken 65 masala. Is there any particular brand name.

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DIVYA November 5, 2009 - 4:42 am

Very good recipe but not yet tried

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shereen-a girl July 4, 2008 - 8:51 am

it is ok but u need to put more efforts.


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soma June 18, 2008 - 7:51 am

ok ok..

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ashebook May 10, 2008 - 11:34 pm

Thanks 🙂

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Anonymous October 17, 2007 - 8:50 am

Good Recipe 🙂

5 from 1 vote (1 rating without comment)

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