Chicken Drumstick Biryani Recipe by Chef Zakir

Submited by Badar from Gujar Khan


Rice 300 gm
Chicken drumsticks 6
Cumin seeds 1 tsp
Coriander powder 1 tsp
Crushed red pepper 1 tbsp
Ginger garlic paste 1 tbsp
Mix whole spices as required
Coriander leaves ¼ bunch
Onion chopped 2
Tomatoes chopped 3
Green chilies 2 – 3
Yogurt 250 gm
Yellow color  a pinch
Saffron a pinch
Oil  as required
Salt to taste


Heat oil in a pan, add 2 chopped onion and fry till golden brown. Remove half of the brown onion and keep aside.
In the remaining onion add 1 tbsp ginger garlic paste and mix whole spices as required. Fry for 1 – 2 minutes.
Now add chicken drumsticks, salt, cumin seeds, crushed red pepper, chopped coriander leaves, chopped green chilies and chopped tomatoes. Mix well and fry for 2 minutes.
Cover and cook on low flame.
Separately boil 300 gm soaked rice with a little water, when the rice a little tender, remove a little rice and spread on top of chicken mixture, then spread full tendered rice on top.
Now spread fried onion, a pinch yellow color dissolved in water and saffron on top.
Simmer for 10 – 12 minutes, dish it out and serve with Raita.

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Afana - Islamabad 8/31/2016 12:58:56 AM

Chicken Drumstick Biryani Recipe by Chef Zakir

Chicken Drumstick Biryani recipe by Chef Zakir. This delightful Main Course recipe of Chicken Drumstick Biryani can be ready in approximately 30 Minutes and good to serve around 2-4 People. Follow all the steps recommended by Chef to get a perfect dish.