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Sunday, January 10, 2016

Peri Peri Chicken



Serves 4 to 5
Preparation time : 4 hours for marinating
                              30 minutes for cooking
Level : Easy


Ingredients:

  • 1 kilo Chicken (washed and cut into medium size pieces)

For Peri Peri marinade:

  • 4-5 dry red chillies (adjust according to your spice preference)
  • 2 tbsp paprika powder
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp any chili sauce
  • 5 cloves of garlic
  • 1 tbsp oregano
  • 3 tbsp dark vinegar 
  • 1 tsp black pepper powder
  • Salt to taste
  • Pinch of red food color (optional)

Method

  1. Pour all the ingredients of the peri peri marinade into a mixing jar of a mixer. Grind to a smooth paste.
  2. Marinade the chicken pieces in it for up to 4 hours minimum. It can also be kept overnight to marinate.
  3. Preheat oven to the maximum temperature (250 degrees C) and grill the chicken pieces for 25 to 30 minutes or till done.
  4. Serve hot.

11 comments:

  1. loved this recipe too, but I dint grill I shallow fried but the result was very satisfing

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    1. one of the super hit dish loved it by all

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  2. I have convection oven...grill mode is there...can i try this recipe in that oven ...

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    1. I have not used convection oven....and I dont know how it works...in case if u have grilled anything else before....then plz go ahead. This dish can also be made in a pan...by slow cooking method.

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  3. If i keep marinating for a whole night will it affect anything on the taste? and if i want ti]o keep in Fridge for whole night will be it good?

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    1. Yes you can keep in refrigerator overnight. It is safe.

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  4. Hi! I don't have dark vinegar. Will Worcestershire sauce work instead?

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    1. Just use white vinegar instead. Worcestershire sauce will be too strong.

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  5. If i dont have paprika powder?? What to do then?

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    1. Can use mild chili powder or kashmiri chili powder.

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    2. Can use mild chili powder or kashmiri chili powder.

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