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Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Kerala Chicken Fry

This recipe was told by my friend.Usually you will find this in Kerala fast food restaurants on the road sides at evening time.They use to deep fry it in coconut oil,but I have pan fried it.

Ingredients to marinate
Chicken with bones-10 pieces
Turmeric powder-1/2tsp
Lime juice -5tsp
Salt to taste
Orange food colour-little
Curry leaves-a hand full
Red chilly powder-1 tsp
Crushed whole red chillies-10

Garam masala-1tsp
Fennel seeds-2tsp
Ginger & Garlic paste-2tsp

Coconut oil-10tsp or more to fry chicken
Marinate the chicken with the above ingredients for at least 30 minutes.Heat oil in a pan & fry in low flame till brown on both sides & cooked.Serve it garnished with curry leaves.


  1. Wow the curry looks very fantastic.It came out very good.I love the click.

  2. Mmm ore biriyani, chickennu kalakureenga..ithellam sunday speciala ?

  3. looks so tempting.. delicious chicken fry .coconut oil fried one give more taste..thats kerala special..nice pic too

  4. Oh! Lovely looking KFC!!!!! for sure.... Kerala Fried Chicken...... Looks very luscious & tempting... Best part is it is very simple & easy to make..... All your preps seem so simple.... They are or nor I don't know, but u really make them seem so..... KUDOS!!!!!


  5. just the way I like it but I fry them in coconut oil with loads of curry leaves.

  6. Mouthwatering chicken fry, looks yumm!

  7. Hy Sailu,

    I love Kerala Cuisine. And this one is definitely mouth watery. Thanks dear for sharing.

  8. anything deep fried is yummy....this being healthier makes it yummy too!!!

  9. drooling..would be perfect with curd rice I made for lunch today:)

  10. I know, I know ...the Keralites make the best chicken fry and yours look perfect. Makes me crave. I have heard that coconut oil has the potency to reduce our cholesterol.So we can use it in regular cooking too. Pls check with google for more correct answer:)

  11. Delicious... i love to eat chicken am mad about non veg..


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