4 Air Fried Chicken Snacks | Instant Pot Air Fryer Recipes | Guilt Free Snacks
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Recipe type: Main
Cuisine: Indian
For marinating chicken
  • Boneless chicken breast- 2 breasts
  • Kashmiri chili powder- 1 tsp (or add regular chili powder, it's hot)
  • Turmeric powder- ¼ tsp
  • Coriander powder- 1 tbsp
  • Garam masala- 1 tsp
  • Salt- 1 tsp
For making chicken filling
  • Oil- 1½ tbsp
  • Onions, chopped- 5 (yellow onions)
  • Ginger-garlic paste- 1 tbsp
  • Green chilies, chopped- 2 or 3
  • Salt- 1 tsp
  • Garam masala- ½ tsp
  • Cilantro, chopped- ¼ cup
  • Potatoes, cooked- 3
  1. In a bowl, combine chicken with all spices mentioned 'for marinating chicken'. Let marinate for 15 minutes.
  2. Add the marinated chicken to a saucepan, and place over medium heat.
  3. Cook covered till the chicken has cooked well.
  4. Let all the liquid that oozed out of the chicken dry off.
  5. Stir fry for a few minutes, let golden brown spots form on the chicken, will have a fried chicken taste.
  6. Remove the pan from the heat, keep it aside.
  7. Place a wide saucepan over medium heat.
  8. Add oil & onions, season onions with ½ tsp salt.
  9. Saute for a few minutes.
  10. Add ginger-garlic paste & green chilies; combine well.
  11. Cook till onions turn golden in color, don't brown the onions.
  12. Slightly shred the cooked chicken using your hand, add to the cooked onions.
  13. Cook for 3 minutes.
  14. Add garam masala & salt to taste, combine well.
  15. Add cilantro, combine well.
  16. Remove the pan from the heat, let the chicken filling cool down.
  17. Cook the potatoes either in the microwave or in boiling water till they have turned fork tender.
  18. Peel off the skin, gently mash the potatoes using your hand & add to the chicken filling.
  19. Combine well, let the potatoes bind with the chicken filling.
  20. This chicken filling can be made ahead of time & can be stored in the refrigerator for a few days or in the freezer for a few weeks.
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