Tuesday, 19 March 2013

Szechuan Chicken

 Szechuan chicken dish has an authentic chinese taste and is easy to make.I often make this dish at home.Very Delicious one..
Chicken pieces -400 gm
ginger garlic paste - 1 tsp
chilli paste - 1 tsp
oil - for frying.
chilli oil or chicken fried oil - 2 tbsp
chopped ginger - 1 tsp
chopped garlic - 1tsp
soy sauce - 1tsp
vinegar - 1tsp
sugar - 1 tsp
broken dried red chilli - 2
sesame seeds - 1/2 tsp
crushed black pepper -1/2 tsp
chopped spring onion - 3 tbsp
chicken stock - quarter cup
ajinomotto - 1 pinch
cornflour 1 tbsp dissolved in quarter cup water.
salt to taste.

Serves - 4 - 5
Preparation time - 15 minutes
Marination - 30 minutes.
Cooking time - 20 minutes.

Steps to follow:
Get ready with all the ingredients.

Cut the chicken into small pieces, rinse,drain chicken pieces thoroughly, combine chicken,gg paste,chilli paste,mix and marinate for half an hour.

 Shallow or deep fry  the marinated chicken.
 Fry the chicken until golden brown and keep aside.
Heat 3 tbsp chicken fried oil  or chilli oil, add chopped ginger,garlic,red chillies,sesame seeds,pepper and stir well.
  Then add soy sauce,vinegar,sugar and spring onion,stir fry on high flame.
 Add chicken stock and ajinomotto,bring to boil.

 Then add fried chicken pieces.
 Cover and cook for low heat for 5 minutes.
 Then add corn flour solution and stir well until sauce thickens.Finally check the salt.
  Switch off the flame.Transfer to a bowl.

Now the szechuan chicken is ready.Garnish with chopped spring onions.
 Serve hot with Steamed rice or Fried rice or Plain Noodles.
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Priya Suresh said...

Szechuan chicken attakasama irruku akka..paathathume pasikuthu.

Shailaja Reddy said...

Yummy and nice chicken. Love it.

Sireesha Puppala said...

love the flavours :)

Swathi Iyer said...

Szechuan chicken looks delicious.

Amina said...

delicious recipe... mouth watering...

Helen Prabha said...

Szechuan chicken looks different & delicious.... :-)

Shama Nagarajan said...

delicious...thank u for linking in

Priya Anandakumar said...

Super, Super, Super. Love Szechuan chicken. Looks fab and fantastic. Thank you very much for sharing.

Chitz said...

Looks really good.. And very inviting too dear :)

Gulsum Basheer said...

Seems easy. Will try it this week-end.

Ruxana Gafoor said...

szechuan chicken looks yummy dear....

divya said...

Looks yumm and lovely click..

Julie said...

another mouthwatering delicacy,feeling hungry:)
Thanx for linking dear!!

Jaleela Kamal said...

perfect for chappathi roti