How to make Mild Chicken 65 - It’s chicken 65 but looks different – boneless chicken cubes marinated and grilled on skewers.

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Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken (हड्डी रहित चिकन), Ginger-garlic paste (अदरक-लहसुन की पेस्ट )

Cuisine : Tamil Nadu

Course : Main Course Chicken

Mild Chicken 65 Recipe Card

Mild Chicken 65

Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 31-40 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Mild Chicken 65 Recipe

  • Boneless chicken cut into cubes 450 grams

  • Ginger-garlic paste 1 tablespoon

  • Coriander powder 2 teaspoons

  • Cumin powder 1 teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder ½ teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Cornflour/ corn starch 3 tablespoons

  • Refined flour (maida) 1 tablespoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Juice of 1 lemon

  • Fresh coriander leaves chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Yogurt ¾ cup

  • Ghee 1 tablespoon

  • Mustard seeds ½ teaspoon

  • Cumin seeds ¼ teaspoon

  • Curry leaves chopped 7-8

  • Scraped coconut fresh for garnishing


Step 1

Take chicken pieces in a bowl. Add ginger-garlic paste, coriander powder, cumin powder, turmeric powder, chilli powder, cornflour, refined flour, salt and lemon juice and mix well.

Step 2

Add coriander leaves and mix well. Add yogurt, mix well and set aside to marinate for 15-20 minutes.

Step 3

To make the tempering, heat ghee in a non-stick pan. Add mustard seeds and let them splutter. Add cumin seeds, mix and sauté for 10 seconds. Add curry leaves, mix and remove from heat. Set aside.

Step 4

Heat a griller.

Step 5

Skewer the marinated chicken pieces onto satay sticks, place them on the griller and grill, rotating the sticks and basting with the tempering, till golden all around and fully cooked.

Step 6

Serve hot garnished with coconut.