Kasturi methi malai chicken is delciously creamy with fregrence of kasturi methi tastes great with rice or roti . Kasturi methi malai chicken is an easy recipe to make if you use boneless chicken it will be more tasty than chicken with bones

fenugreek is known as kasturi methi in hindi

Fenugreek is an annual plant in the family Fabaceae, with leaves consisting of three small obovate to oblong leaflets. It is cultivated worldwide as a semiarid crop. Its seeds and leaves are common ingredients in dishes from the Indian subcontinent.

Learn to make kasturi methi malai chicken with the easy recipes given below hope you give it a try and let us know your valuable feedback


Oil – 5 tbsp

Onion – 2 chopped finely

Ginger Garlic paste – 2 tbsp

Green Chillies – 10 to 12 divided 

Chicken – 1 cut in to 16 pices 

Salt to taste

Yogurt / Curd – 1 cup

Garam Masala Powder – 1 tsp

Pepper Powder – 2 tsp

Kasturi Methi Leaves – 3 tbsp 

Fresh Cream – ½ cup

Cashew nuts 12( kaju)

2 cardamom (elaichi)

1 small pice of cinnamon 

Ginger garlic paste 2 tbsps


1.Marinate chicken with 1tbsp ginger garlic paste salt and 10 chilli paste,

2.put marinated chicken in oven for 20 minutes or in a pan heat 2tsp oil and fry chicken till water dry and keep aside.

  1. In a pan heat 1tsp oil add chopped onion, kaju ,8 green chilli ,cardamom  Kasturi Methi 2tbs and cinnamon fry for 5 minutes Till onions become soft . And make a past

4.Heat oil in a pan. Add   1tsp Ginger garlic past 

5.Add in onions paste  and salt cook for 5 minutes ( keep mixing)

  1. Beat curd add to the onion  cook for 5 minutes 

7.Add in chicken and mix well.

8.Cover and cook till chicken is done.

Add in , 1tsp garam masala powder, 1tspKasturi methi and mix well.

Add in cream and mix well. Garnish with coriander leaves 

Take it off the heat and serve.

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