Bombay Chicken Biryani Recipe

Submited by Neelam Alam from Sukkar


Rice 1 kg
Chicken 1 kg
Cumin seeds 20 gm
Black pepper 5 gm
Clove 5 gm
Cinnamon 5 gm
Black cardamom 4
Green cardamom 4
Chinese salt 10 gm
Turmeric 1 tsp
Crushed red pepper 20 gm
Yellow color 20 gm
Plum 10
Chaat masala 2 tsp
Salt to taste
Tomatoes 250 gm
Coriander leaves ½ bunch
Mint leaves ½ bunch
Green chilies 20 gm
Ginger garlic paste 2 tsp
Lemon 2
Yogurt 250 gm
Fried onion 50 gm
Oil 250 ml


Wash 1 kg rice and soak in water. Then boil rice till 3/4th done.

Heat oil in a pan, add 2 tsp ginger garlic paste and sauté till golden brown. Now add 1 kg chicken and fry well.

Then add cumin seeds, cloves, cinnamon, black pepper, black cardamoms, green cardamoms, turmeric, Chinese salt, crushed red pepper, salt, yellow color and yogurt. Mix well.

Add 1 cup of water and cook for a few minutes.

Separately chop 250 gm tomatoes, ½ bunch of coriander leaves and ½ bunch of mint leaves.

In a pan heat a little oil, add chopped tomatoes, coriander and mint leaves. Fry well.

Then add 2 tsp chaat masala and 10 dried plums to it. Fry very well. Also add juice of 2 lemons and mix well.

Spread tomato mixture on top of chicken mixture; now make a layer of boiled rice on top.

Sprinkle 50 gm fried brown onion on top and simmer on low flame till done.

Dish it out, serve with Raita.

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Bombay Chicken Biryani Recipe

Bombay Chicken Biryani is the most popular spicy South Asian mixed rice dish. It originates from Muslims of subcontinent. It is prepared using chicken pieces, rice, salt, pepper, green chilies, all spices, yogurt, herbs, dried prunes, raisins, pomegranate seeds, coriander, and cloves. Bombay Chicken Biryani is a full course meal consumed at lunch or dinner. Bombay Chicken Biryani recipe in English is a must on every Desi Pakistani menu for dawat. It tastes perfect with green chili chutni and yogurt.