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Chicken Nihari Recipe


• 1 kg whole chicken

• 2 onions [slice]

• 1 cup whole wheat flour

• 3tsbp ginger, garlic stick


• 2tbsp sounf

• 2tbsp sonth

• 1tbsp garam masala powder

• 3tbsp red stew powder

• salt

• 1 cup ghee


1. Spot sonf and sonth on mulmul texture and tie this like a potli.

2. Cut chicken in 8-10 pieces. Use chicken with bones.

3. Warmth up ghee and fry onion… .on pacify onion, consolidate chicken… increase fire and mix… .cook till chicken concealing lil change… place potli in chicken and cook more till

4. Water of chicken dry.

5. In one cup of water fuse ginger, garlic stick… mix… .consolidate into chicken with salt..mix well.

6. Right when its beginnings foaming fuse red bean stew powder and cook well until water of ginger, garlic paste dry. Slow fire.

7. The onion will mix in sauce by then incorporate water the sum you need its soup. Ideally 2 glass of water. Check salt on this point… spread and augmentation fire.

8. Mix lal aata in 1 cup of water… .consolidate stick in sauce step by step to thick it. Make an effort not to incorporate all paste immediately. It’s up to you how much thick sauce you need. Mix on high fire.

9. Mix garam masala in ¼ cup of water and consolidate it in thick sauce… mix and spread.

10. Keep it on dum for 2-3 minutes. (make an effort not to cook consequent to including garam masala basically keep dum)

11. For an amazing result. Off the flame after dum and leave it 3-4 hours(don’t uncover it).

12. Take out chicken and ghee which is on top from sauce.

13. Autonomously warmth up sauce before serving.

14. Spot chicken in a serving dish, pour hot sauce and ghee on top, enliven with ginger cut and serve.




1: meat 2 kg (sheep thick and gigantic pieces or sheep shank)

2: red bean stew 2&1/2 tbs

3: salt 2&1/2 tbs

4: garam masala powder 2&1/2 tbs

5: ginger and garlic powder 2&1/2 tbs

6: turmeric 1 tbs

7: cumin powder 2 tbs

8: dim pepper corn 2 tbs

9: fennel seeds 2 tbs

10:green cardamon 10 pieces

11:cloves 1 tbs

12:cinnamon stick 4 to 5 pieces

13:onion 1 colossal (cut finely)

14:green bean stew 8 (finely cut)

15:lemon 1

16:fresh ginger 2 inch (finely cut)

17:ghee 2 to 3 cups

18:Atta 1cup (separate in water)


1: pound all of the flavors to a powder.

2: heat the ghee in a holder (I am using a weight cooker) by then incorporate the meat pieces and fry till changes concealing, on high fire.

3: by then incorporate the grinned masala powder mix well, incorporate water 8 colossal glasses mix and lock the spread and put the weight on the top and cook on high fire.

4: when the weight is made the weight on the spread starts to move, that is the time when you need to time it 45 minutes.

5: after 45 minutes close the flame and empty the weight so the weight can release (if it’s not all that much issue at this stage leave the kitchen).

6: when the air in the weight cooker releases by then open the top, move it to a greater pot.

7: place it on the stove and on the flame to low, mix Atta with water and make a paste.

8: incorporate the paste step by step in the curry and keep string to see how thick you may need it, cook on medium flame for further 5 to 8 minutes and close the flame.

9: in an alternate holder incorporate 3 tbs ghee, onion and fry till splendid and add this to the curry, mix.

10:to serve enhance it with green stew, new ginger and lemon veg.

Meat Nihari Recipe

nalli-nihari4Components for Beef Nihari Recipe

Meat 1 kg

Cooking oil ½ cup

Onion 2 pieces

White cumin 1 tsp

Ginger garlic stick 2 tsp

Green stew 5 pieces

Salt as required

White Cumin powder 1 ½ tsp

Coriander powder 1 ½ tsp

Cinnamon, Cardamom,

Dull Cardamom, Cloves,

Nutmeg (Powder) 2 tsp

Red pepper powder ½ tsp

Turmeric 1 tsp

Fennel powder 1 ½ tsp

Flour ½ cup

Strategy for Beef Nihari

In a cooking pot, incorporate cooking oil, onion, cumin and fry until light darker.

After that incorporate ginger and garlic paste and cook until light darker.

Directly incorporate, cheeseburger, salt, green bean stew, cumin powder, coriander powder, (cinnamon, cardamom,

Dull cardamom, cloves, nutmeg) powder, turmeric,red bean stew powder and cook for 5-7 minutes.

By and by incorporate water and cook well.

After that incorporate stewed flour mixed with water and fennel.

Your delicious Beef Nihari is set up to serve.

Nihari – A Classic Pakistani Dish


nalli-nihariThere are two or three Pakistani plans that can stay alone. That needn’t waste time with an ensuing fiddle, a side, whatever else genuinely beside the upgrades that go with it. Biryani is one such dish, anyway if I am to be direct than my favored one dish dining experience is Nihari. With it’s strong flavors, impeccably sensitive meat, the sharpness of the lemon, that splendid verdant cilantro. If I had a last supper request it would be Nihari.

I shared my equation for Dum ka Qeema here starting late and said that it was one of my bowl list sustenances, one of the dishes that I expected to have the alternative to make well without any planning. Nihari is another such dish. There are a couple masala brands that sell a Nihari flavor mix and remembering that I value it tremendously there is something conspicuously satisfying about uniquely crafted. The flavor is insistently exceptional, earthier, logically solid. Regardless in case you like that particularly upgrade yet need a specially crafted base, by then don’t spare a moment to incorporate a tablespoon or so of it into your “tari” oil around the end.

You may inquire as to why I am sharing this equation now. Well individuals, Eid is a coming and Nihari is a heavenly Eid dish. Everything considered, for perfect flavor it must be made in any occasion day by day before you serve it. Extra concentrations if you make it two days ahead of schedule. As the Nihari sits the flavors really make and come in to their own. I imagine that its hard to be so seeing, anyway it is greatly improved thusly.

Nihari in the Instant Pot

Discussing tirelessness, I used my Instant Pot to make the Nihari twice. The primary event when I moderate cooked it for 5 hours and found that looking at it doesn’t make an open door go by any speedier. The second time I endeavored it in my IP I weight cooked it for 50 minutes and typically released it. The on various occasions the meat was fragile and the bones had released their brothiness. I had a slight tendency for the moderate cooked flavor, anyway two days in the wake of having it the taste impact was irrelevant.

I can’t help suspecting that the most noteworthy determinant of how incredible it will be are the bones. Disturb your generous neighborhood butcher, contend a little, bust our your best trades. Since without the bones it ain’t advocated, in spite of any potential advantages. Certified story.


2 lb Large chunks of cheeseburger/veal – 3 inch pieces

1-2 lb bones

2 tbsp salt

1/2 tbsp ginger paste

1/2 tbsp garlic stick

1 tbsp red stew powder

1 tbsp kashmiri stew powder

1 tbsp coriander powder

1/2 tsp turmeric powder

Ghee/Oil for cooking

1 tremendous onion

Nihari Masala


nalli-nihari62 tbsp coriander seeds

1.5 tbsp saunf

1/2 tbsp whole dull pepper

1/2 tbsp whole cloves

1 tbsp cumin seeds

1 gulf leaf

1/2 tsp ground nutmeg

2 1-inch cinnamon sticks

1 piece mace

3 dull cardamoms

4-6 green cardamoms

1 piece dried ginger

6 whole red chillies (round)

1 tsp kalonji (optional)


lemon wedges

cut green chillies

julienned ginger


If you are a certifiable Karachiite, you’ll consider a Botal gali. I was a constant visitor of the street, for as a child I encountered a nursemaid’s elbow and any force or play of my arm would realize the separation of the range (elbow joint). Each time I got the fabric doll arm Abbo took me to Botal gali to the humble home of the fragile pehlwan (wrestler), an expert at delicately knocking my elbow back in position. The pehlwan plied a red pale demulcent onto my arm, walled it in by huge green leaves and further covered it in muslin wrap. It was the 70s; Karachi was laid back and astounding, the parts of the bargains were on Thursdays and there I was at Botal gali, a happy negligible harmed warrior. Being in the zone, Abbo would as often as possible head on over a brief timeframe later to Sabri Nihari near Aram Bagh. In addition, that is the spot I was first familiar with the excellent Nihari.


Nihari has a flavourful significance so intentional that one can about taste the unhurried and purposeful idea gone into amassing the fixings. Along these lines, the case that Nihari is an acceptance from the examination of Hikmat (Eastern common remedy) stuns nobody, not solely was its use preventive against sinus, the ordinary cold and the start of fever in the winters of Delhi and Lucknow, it similarly grabbed distinction as a sustenance that kept one warm during dropping temperatures.

The liberal Nihari was from the start filled in as breakfast to the rich Muslim Nawabs of pre-fragment India, anyway the high classes a little while later comprehended that this rich thick curry, stacked down with fragile chunks of veal and burger, slow cooked to perfection in the bone inventory of shank meat must be worked off once eaten, and who better to work it off yet the laborers who were up to speed with structure India; one haweli, mahal, sadrak and railroad station on the double.

About Ali Amir

I am Cook Specialist and working as head cook in Nishat Group sonce two years, This is my Own Blog where i write about Recipe of All kind of food that people love and want to cook at home.

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