Chicken Munchurian


2 lb. boneless chicken

1 tsp Garlic paste

1 tbs hot sauce

1 tsp salt

1 tbs light soy sauce

1 tsp ground black peppers

1 tbs white vinegar (optional)

1 Egg white lightly beaten

1/2 cup white flour

4 tbs cornflour

Vegetable blend

1 red bell pepper or of choice

1 large onion chopped in big chunks

2 tbs cornflour

1 tbs grated ginger

4 green chilies cut in slices (optional)

5 tbs cooking oil

For Manchurian Sauce;

4 tbs light soy sauce

1/2 tbs dark soy sauce

2 tbs hot sauce

1/2 cup ketchup

1/4 cup white vinegar (optional or double the amount of ketchup)

1 ½ tbs sugar

1 tsp salt

1 tsp ground black peppers


  1. Wash and clean the chicken thoroughly with turmeric.
  2. Pat dry the chicken cubes with paper towel
  3. Marinate the chicken with Garlic paste, hot sauce, salt, light soy sauce, ground black pepper, vinegar (optional), lightly beaten egg white, plain flour and cornstarch .
  4. Mix well and leave aside to prepare the munchurian sauce.

Prepare Munchurian Sauce

  1. In a bowl add all the ingredients for the sauce and mix well.
  2. Note if you are leaving out the vinegar remember to double the amount of ketchup.
  3. Leave aside and fry the chicken

Frying the chicken

  1. Add oil to a wide frying pan enough to cover each chicken cube
  2. Heat the oil
  3. Add the chicken pieces in batches
  4. Fry until crispy golden brown
  5. Transfer to a wide plate with paper towel
  6. Leave aside and prepare the vegetable blend

Cooking the vegetables and blending altogether

  1. In the same pan in which you fried the chicken, reduce the amount of oil to 5 table spoons.
  2. Add grated ginger
  3. Add the bell pepper or capsicum
  4. Add onions
  5. Add the Munchurian sauce we prepared earlier
  6. Cover the pan and cook for 5 minutes
  7. Mix cornflour with cold water and blend well and add to the vegetables (substitute- thick coconut milk)
  8. cook for 1 minute
  9. Add the fried chicken and cook for 3 minutes, mixing at regular intervals.
  10. Garnish with spring onions or parsley leaves.

Finally you can enjoy your Chicken munchurian with Nan bread or rice.

I hope you enjoy making this dish for your family as a treat or for a special occasion. Add some delicious beauty to your table!

7 thoughts on “Chicken Munchurian

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *