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  Meat/2 small chicken and 1/2 kg potatoes 1 Kilogram (Used For Kharu Gosht)
  Basmati rice 1 Kilogram
  Curds 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Saffron 1 Teaspoon, soaked in milk
  Warm milk 2 Tablespoon
  Wheat flour 1 Cup (16 tbs) (As Needed)
  Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (As Needed)
  Salt To Taste
  Ghee 1 Tablespoon (As Needed)
  Onions 2 , sliced, fried crisp and drained
  Almonds 2 Tablespoon, blanched, slivered, fried and drained
  Sultanas 2 Tablespoon, fried and drained

Wash rice well several times in cold water to remove all starch.
Soak in cold water for twenty minutes.
Drain in a sieve and leave for twenty minutes more.
Divide rice in two.
Cook one half of rice with hot water, salt and saffron in usual way till three-quarters done.
Cook second half in plain water and salt till three-quarters done.
Mix with curds and fried onions, using a fork.
Place meat mixture in a large pan, cover with rice and curd mixture and put rice and saffron mixture on top.
Sprinkle with melted ghee, cover with an old cloth Or handkerchief and sprinkle some milk on it.
Place lid on top.
Make a paste of wheat flour and water and seal lid onto pan.
Cook on dum, i.e. on low heat with a few pieces of hot coal on top of lid or put in an oven at 150°C (350°F) for about twenty minutes.
Add garnish.
Serve with masala ni dar and kachumbar.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
Rice, Meat
Preparation Time: 
60 Minutes
Cook Time: 
90 Minutes
Ready In: 
150 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 809 Calories from Fat 143

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 16 g24.9%

Saturated Fat 6.5 g32.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 58.3 mg19.4%

Sodium 157.6 mg6.6%

Total Carbohydrates 123 g40.9%

Dietary Fiber 4.8 g19.3%

Sugars 7.6 g

Protein 40 g80.9%

Vitamin A 1.6% Vitamin C 5.7%

Calcium 15% Iron 11.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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