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KABSA DAJAJ RECIPE

Kabsa Dajaj recipe (LC14233) - Chicken with rice & vegetables, Saudi style.


Prep Time : 20
Cooking Time : 120
Resting Time : 2 hour , 20 Min

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Ingredient

green chilli

15 grams

Tomatoes

250 grams

Chopped

Onions

175 grams

Chopped

Fresh Coriander

25 grams

Cleaned

Salt

to taste

Garlic

50 grams

Finely chopped

Carrot

100 grams

Grated

Basmati Rice

500 grams

Washed & drained

Corn oil

50 milliliter

Chicken Thighs

1 kilograms

Large size pieces

Arabic spices

15 grams

Cumin seeds

10 grams

Cardamom Powder

5 number

Powder

White pepper ground

to taste

Dry lemon

3 piece

Whole

Tomato Paste

25 grams

Water

750 milliliter

Chicken stock

2 number

Bay leaves

3 piece

Cumin powder

pinch

Almonds

As required

Roasted

Raisins

As required

Roasted


How to make kabsa dajaj recipe?

1. The ingredients quantity can be set as per your serving requirements. We recommend you set before you start cooking.

2. To prepare the dip, take a blender combine together green chilli, tomato, onion, salt & coriander leaves.

3. Grind them well till it turns paste. Transfer to the serving bowl & set aside to serve later.

4. Peel the garlic skin & chop finely into small pieces.

5. Finely chop the onion & keep it aside.

6. Peel the carrot skin & grate if finely.

7. Wash the rice in the running water 2- 3 times & keep it aside.

8. Heat the corn oil in the heavy bottom pan at medium heat. Add chopped onion & garlic then saute for 3 - 5 minutes or until it turns golden brown color.

9. Now add the chicken thighs & fry it along with onion & garlic.

10. Add salt, white pepper, arabic spices, cumin seeds & cardamom seeds.

11. slightly cut the dry lemon then add in the masala & tomato paste. Mix them well with chicken thighs.

12. Now add water then chicken stock & bay leaves. Cover the lid & bring to boil for 10 minutes or until the chicken is partially cooked & oil is oozing out on the top.

13. Remove only the chicken thigh from the masala & arrange it on the baking tray.

14. Now add the rice to liquid mixture in the pan & bring to boil. Simmer the flame till the rice absorbed the water completely.

15. In the meantime, preheat the oven at 180°C / 356 °F.

16. Take the baking tray with the chicken pieces & sprinkle salt & cumin powder on top of the chicken thighs.

17. Bake the chicken thighs for 20 minutes or until the chicken turns dark brown color.

18. When the rice is cooked, add the grated carrot & chili on the top & cover the lid. Cook for 15 minutes or until the carrot is tender.

19. In the meantime, to roast the nuts for garnish, take another pan then add oil & roast the almond & raisin for 2 - 3 minutes or until it turns golden color.

20. Remove the rice and plate it, topped with the baked chicken & garnish with roasted almond and raisin.

21. Serve hot with dip.


Equipment

Baking tin - Round

Baking Tray

Chopping Board

Electric Blender

Flat Bottomed pan

Knife

Oven

Spoon Wooden


Cuisines

Middle Eastern Recipes