Goan Classic: Chicken Cafreal

Goan Classic: Chicken Cafreal recipe shared by Ravi Kumar from India Food Network.

Goan Classic: Chicken CafrealChicken Cafreal is the best recipe chicken lovers will definitely like it.  Chicken Cafreal recipe is a Goan style chicken dish and very popular in Goa and all over the world. Goan Chicken Cafreal recipe is very tasty and usually served with bread and also like a snack with fried potatoes.

 

 

 

 

Goan Classic: Chicken Cafreal
 
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Recipe type: Dinner
Cuisine: Indian
Serves: 2-3
Ingredients
  • 400 gm chicken, medium pieces
  • 1/4 tsp turmeric
  • 2 tbsp 8 to 9 sauce
  • 2 cups coriander Leaves
  • 2 onions, finely chopped
  • 4 green chillies
  • 10 cloves of garlic
  • 1 inch ginger
  • 8 cloves
  • 8 pepper corns
  • 1 stick of cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp cumin seeds
  • 1/2 tsp poppy seeds
  • 10 cashews
  • 1 tbsp tomato ketchup
  • 2 cups chicken stock
  • 1/4 cup oil
  • Salt to taste
Instructions
  1. Marinate chicken pieces with salt, turmeric and 8 to 9 sauce.
  2. Grind together – coriander leaves, half the onions, green chillies, garlic, ginger, cloves, pepper corn, cinnamon, cumin seeds, poppy seeds, cashew to a fine paste.
  3. Heat oil, fry remaining half of onions, add chicken and sauté till it changes colour.
  4. Add ground paste, tomato ketchup, salt and the stock.
  5. Cover and cook on simmer for 25 minutes till chicken becomes tender.
  6. Serve with pao!