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Murgh Musallam is a popular non-vegetarian recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Murgh Musallam by following this easy recipe.

Murgh Musallam Recipe
8.0 / 10 ( 27 votes)
Recipe Type
Non Veg.

• 1 kg Chicken
• 4 Medium-Sized Onions (sliced)
• 1 tbsp Raw Papaya Paste
• 20 gms Coriander Seeds
• 2 tsp Red Chilli Powder
• 1 tsp Turmeric Powder
• 20 gms Cumin Seeds
• 2 tsp Almond Slivers
• 2 Silver Leaves
• 2 Green Chillies
• 4 Garlic Flakes
• 2 Ginger Pods
• 250 gms Ghee
• Salt to taste
• 1 cup Curd


• 8 Cloves
• 5 gms Cinnamon
• 5 gms Black Pepper
• 8 gms Green Cardamom
• 5 gms Poppy Seeds
• 50 gms Coconut (desiccated)
• 20 gms Chironji
How to make Murgh Musallam:
Wash the chicken thoroughly and prick it all over with a fork.
Marinate it with papaya paste and salt. Keep it aside for at least 2 hrs.
Heat ghee in a pan and put the sliced onion pieces in it.
Fry the onions till it turns golden brown. Put off the flame and keep it aside.
Now grind half the onions to a paste and keep aside.
Grind garlic and ginger to make a paste.
Dry roast the masala ingredients on a griddle and grind them to a paste.
Now roast cumin seeds and coriander seeds on a griddle and grind them as above.
Now take curd in a bowl and add all the grinded and roasted masala in it. Blend well.
Add the chicken to the above and marinate for about 25 minutes.
Heat oil in a pan and add fried onions, red chilli powder, turmeric powder, green chillies, ginger garlic paste to it. Fry till they turn brown.
Now add the chicken along with the marinade to the above. Allow it to boil till the ghee appears on the sides and chicken pieces turn tender.
Empty the contents into a dish. Garnish it with silver leaf and almond slivers.
Murg Musallam is ready to eat. Serve it hot.
Murgh Musallam Recipe

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  Recipe Reviews
excellent, exotic and highly delicious cuisines.
Submitted by: MOHAMMED SOHEL
posted : 08-Dec-2007 02:07 AM

This is plain vanila Chicken Curry in tomato flavor.
No where near murg mussalam.
Submitted by: sushant
posted : 15-Jun-2007 08:19 AM

as the name of the dish says Mussallam means "whole" but recipes suggests to cut the chicken. This is not a murgh mussallam but just simply chicken curry.
Submitted by: s.i.shaikh
posted : 10-Jun-2007 08:12 AM

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