September 1, 2014

Bell pepper Chicken curry/Spicy pressure cooker capsicum chicken curry for rotis/Easy indian chicken recipes for sunday lunch/step by step pictures

This is my very own recipe,which I cook in hurry times.bell pepper is the main ingredient in this chicken curry.. Spices and other ingredients are same asusual..You can add coconut milk or curd or cream from rich taste..Add mik while cooking but,cream should be add in final stage.This is a simple spciy chicken curry which also well goes in get togethers or when sudden guests visits your home.This curry well goes with rice,jeera pualv and rotis too..Always add fresh strong garam masala and some cilantro leaves for flavor..



Chicken with bone-1 kg (I used small size thigh pieces)
onions-1 big
tomato-1 big
capsicum/green bell pepper-1 big
curd-1/4 cup (optional)
oil-2 tbsp
2.fennel seeds-1 tsp
3.cumin-1 tsp
4.cardamom pods-1
6.staranise-small chili powder-to taste
8.turmeric powder-1/2 tsp
9.garam masala-1 tsp
10.ginger garlic paste/GGP-1 tbsp
11.kasoori methi-1 tsp
13.coriander powder-1 tsp
14.cumin powder-1 tsp

mint leaves-1 cup loosely packed
cilantro leaves-1 cup


Heat a pressure cooker with  oil and add fry ingredients from 1-6..Wash chicken and keep aside.

Then add sliced onion and saute until brown..then add capsicum.. After 3 minutes add chicken..Combine every thing well..add tomato dices and next spices from 1 to 7..Saute well

Then add capsicum and mix well.Cook for 2 more minutes add tomatoes diced and let it cook fro 2 more minutes..Add chicken this time and spice powders..from 7-14..

Chili powder,salt,garam masala,GGP,kasoori methi,cumin+coriander powders and finally curd ..Combine every thing well and cook for 5 minutes in low flame.Here you can add curd..

Now add few mint+cilantro leaves and 1/3 cup water.. pressure cook for 12-15  minutes or until done. If you want use milk or coconut milk pressure cook for 10 minutes then turn off.later add milk and cook for 5 minutes or til chicken done.

Finally throw some more fresh cilantro leaves and fresh biryani masala powder..Serve hot with rice n rotis.


  1. Fingerlicking chicken curry, who can resist to this mouthwatering dish.

  2. Adding bell.peppers to chickens makes it easy to sneak in some veggies whi h balance the meat intake.also as peppers are rich in water content this keeps the tummy light.

  3. yet another awesome chicken dish, dear...

  4. Looks yumm.. Me too love chicken and capsicum..


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