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How to make kalmi kebab food recipe

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Chicken kalmi kebab

Kalmi kebab is one of best kebab from Mughlai cuisine.  It is a rich creamy kebab with mild flavours. These is a wonderful Kebab to serve at your cocktail party and kitty parties.

The classic and authentic kalmi kebab recipe is very hard to find now a days.  In authentic recipe the thigh part of chicken with the bone is used to make kalmi kebab not with the drumsticks (legs) part or any other part of chicken.

For chicken recipe with drumsticks see the below recipe :-

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Today we are going to share in details how to make an automatic kalmi kebab recipe.

Garnished chicken kalmi kebab pieces with onions food recipe
Chicken kalmi kebab

Preparation time :- 90 minutes

Cooking time :- 10 minutes

Difficulty :- Easy

Yields :- 2 servings

For more authentic Mughlai cuisine Recipes see the below link :-

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For chicken kalmi kebab :-

* 4 pieces of Chicken thigh with bone.

* 2 teaspoon Greek yogurt ( overnight hung)

* 4 teaspoon Cashew nuts.

* 3 teaspoon processed Cheese.

* 2 teaspoon Fresh Cream.

* 1 teaspoon Green chilly paste.

* 2 teaspoon Ginger Garlic paste.

* 1/3 teaspoon Green Cardamom powder.

* 1/3 teaspoon White pepper powder.

* 1 teaspoon lemon juice.

* 2 teaspoon Cooking oil or olive oil.

* 1 teaspoon clarified butter.

* 1/3 teaspoon salt (as per taste)

* Water as required.

4 chicken thighs with bone food recipe dinner ideas
Chicken thighs with bone

Cheese, cashew nuts and fresh cream food recipe dinner ideas
Cheese, cashew nuts and fresh cream

Salt, white pepper, green chili paste and cardamom powder Food Recipe Dinner ideas
Salt, white pepper, Cardamom powder and chill paste

Step by step instructions how to make chicken kalmi kebab :-

Method of preparation :-

* First we need to prepare the desired  shape of the chicken pieces. Take a whole leg piece of a chicken.

Two whole chicken legs Food Recipe Dinner ideas
Whole legs

* And  cut it into two parts one the drumstick part and another the thigh part.

* We need the thigh part with the bone not the drumstick part.

* Now make incision on both side of the bone .

Making incision on chicken thighs with knife Food recipe dinner ideas
Incision on the side of the bone

* Next open the bone by removing meat from the lower end which joined with the drumstick part.

* Remove meat further and open the bone like the below picture.

Opening the bone with knife food Recipe Dinner ideas
Bone opening

* Repeat the same procedure with other parts of thighs.

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* Marinate them with half of lemon juice,ginger garlic paste, chilly paste and salt.

* Leave it 10 minutes to marinate.

Chicken kalmi kebab marinated with green chili Paste salt and pepper food Recipe Dinner ideas
First marination

* In meantime prepare the masala or coating marination for kalmi kebab.

* Make a paste of all the ingredients except yogurt and butter in a mixer grinder adding little water. Make sure it is thick and smooth.

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Required paste

* Now add the prepared paste with the chicken pieces along with yogurt . Mix and coat them properly. Leave it to marinate for 60 minutes to absorb all the flavours.

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Marinated in the paste

* You can marinate it for longer time also.

* Now shew the pieces in iron Shewer one by one and cook in a Preheated charcoal Tandoor for 5 minutes.

Chicken kalmi kebab pieces in Shewer food recipe dinner ideas
Shewering kalmi kebab

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Cooking in Tandoor

* Brush some clarified butter over the chicken pieces and cook further 5 minutes to crisp .

Cooking chicken kalmi kebab over charcoal Tandoor food Recipe Dinner ideas

* You can also roast or bake them using Oven.

* That's all your favorite kalmi kebab is ready to serve.

* Garnish it with onion ring and serve with Mint Chutney or your choice of sauces.

Chicken kalmi kebab with onions and garnish Food Recipe Dinner ideas
Chicken kalmi kebab

For more recipes prepared using charcoal Ovalclay Tandoor :-

World famous Tandoori Chicken

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