Quick Jeera Chicken/ Cumin chicken

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Ingredients:-

  1. Chicken – 500 grams, boneless breasts, cut into small cubes
  2. Sunflower oil – 2 tbsps.
  3. Cumin seeds – 1/2 tsp.
  4. Onion –3 medium, finely chopped
  5. Greenchilly – 1 number, slit
  6. Garlic – 3 big cloves, chopped
  7. Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp
  8. Red chilly powder – 1/2 tsp.
  9. Cilantro – 2 tbsps., finely chopped
  10. Mint leaves -1 tbsp., finely chopped
  11. Lime juice – 1/2 tbsp.
  12. Salt to taste

Method:-

  1. Heat 2 tbsps of  oil in a broad non-stick pan and add the cumin seeds.
  2. Stir in the onions, chopped garlic & the greenchilly. Cook till the onions turn golden brown in colour.
  3. Add the  red chilly & turmeric powders.Cook for a minute on low heat.
  4. Stir in the chicken pieces, 1 tsp. of salt & mix well. Lower heat & cover cook for 20 minutes.
  5. Add the chopped  cilantro and mint leaves. cook further for 5 minutes.
  6. Switch off heat & add the lime juice.
  7. Serve hot with butter roti.
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