How to make Tandoori Lollipop - Chicken lollipops marinated in a tandoori marinade and shallow-fried.

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Main Ingredients : Chicken (चिकन), Ginger-garlic paste (अदरक-लहसुन की पेस्ट )

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Tandoori Lollipop

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.

For more recipes related to Tandoori Lollipop checkout Shawarma, Chicken Seekh Kabab, Chicken Gold Coin, Chicken 65 . You can also find more Snacks and Starters recipes like Chinese Bhel, Paneer Ke Tinke, Baked Chicken Hara Masala, Quinoa and Feta Burger.

Prep Time : 3-3.30 hour

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Tandoori Lollipop Recipe

  • Chicken lollipop 12

  • Ginger-garlic paste 1 tablespoon

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Lemon juice 1 tablespoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Hung yogurt ¼ cup

  • Kashmiri red chillies paste 1 tablespoon

  • Mustard oil 1 tablespoon

  • Garam masala powder ½ teaspoon

  • Dried fenugreek leaves (kasoori methi) ½ teaspoon

  • Chaat masala ½ teaspoon

  • Gram flour (besan) roasted 1 tablespoon

  • Oil for shallow frying

  • Fresh mint sprigs for garnishing

  • Lemon wedges to serve

  • Onion rings to serve


Step 1

Take chicken lollipops in a bowl. Add ginger-garlic paste, chilli powder, lemon juice and salt and mix well. Set aside for 15-20 minutes.

Step 2

Take yogurt, red chilli paste, mustard oil, garam masala powder, dried fenugreek leaves powder, chaat masala, salt and gram flour in another bowl and mix well.

Step 3

Add marinated chicken lollipops and mix well. Set aside to marinate for 2-3 hours.

Step 4

Heat some oil in a non-stick pan. Place marinated chicken lollipops in it and shallow-fry till golden and crisp from all sides.

Step 5

Garnish with a mint sprig and serve hot with lemon wedges and onion rings.