Black Chicken Gravy - How To Make Rustic Black Chicken Gravy -Chicken Gravy Recipe by Smita Deo

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Mar. 21, 2023

Learn how to make Black Chicken Gravy With our chef Smita Deo. Black Chicken Gravy is an iconic delicacy of Maharashtra. This recipe is dark brown in colour which looks almost, black. And if you are fond of the masala-loaded Chicken Gravy, then try this delicious Black Chicken Gravy made with the goodness of spices and herbs. Its rich, thick gravy is so you can enjoy it with chapati, paratha, roti or even rice. Make this for your family and relish it together.


For the Green Spice mix
8 Garlic Cloves
2 inch Ginger (chopped)
4 5 Green Chillies
1 cup Coriander Leaves
Water (as required)
For the Marination
750 gms Chicken
½ cup Yogurt
Salt (as per taste)
3 4 tbsp Pre
For Black Spice mix
1 Onion (charred)
½ Coconut (charred)
Water (as required)
For the Gravy
4 tbsp Oil
½ cup Onion (chopped)
1 tbsp Green Spice mix
2 3 tbsp Garam Masala (recipe given below)
1 tbsp Red Chilli Powder
1 tsp Turmeric Powder
Pre made Black Spice
For the Garnish
Lemon Juice
Red Chillies
Recipe for the Garam Masala
4 tbsp Coriander Seeds
3 tbsp Sesame Seeds
10 Spicy Red Chillies
2 Black Cardamoms
7 Cloves
20 Peppercorns
12 Triphals
10 Nagkesar
1 Star Anise
2 Bay Leaves
2 inch Cinnamon Stick
1 Mace
1 tsp Salt


Please watch the video for the directions.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 30 Minutes
Ready In: 30 Minutes
Servings: 4