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Easy Chicken Biryani

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Ingredients
  Chicken 3 Pound
  Garam masala 1 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Onion 1 , chopped
  Chicken stock 1⁄4 Pint
  Natural yogurt 5 Tablespoon
  Long grain rice 8 Ounce, soaked for 30 minutes in cold water
  Tomatoes 2 , sliced
  Nutmeg 1 Pinch
  Parsley sprigs 4
Directions

Wash, skin and cut the chicken into 8 pieces.
Place the garam masala, nutmeg and 1 teaspoon salt and the onion in a large pan.
Add the chicken pieces and the stock.
Bring to the boil, then cover and simmer until the chicken is tender.
When cooked, remove the chicken from the pan.
If desired, the meat may be removed from the bone.
Place the chicken in a casserole.
Return the stock to the heat and mix in the yogurt.
Boil the mixture until it is reduced by one third.
Pour this liquid over the chicken pieces.
Meanwhile, drain the rice and cook in 1 pint [21/2 cups) boiling salted water for 4 minutes, then drain thoroughly.
Spread the partly cooked rice over the chicken mixture

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
Indian
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Boiled
Ingredient: 
Chicken

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