Chicken Mezhukkupuratti / Stir Fry

Chicken Stir Fry

It is a delicious and very tasty  stir fry . Usually  we prepare stir fry with veggies, but this is using chicken as the main ingredient. It is very simple to prepare also. You can have it as a side dish for rice or chapathi.


  • Chicken – 500 gram, cut into small pieces
  • Shallots – 1/2 cup
  • Green chili – 2
  • Turmeric powder – 1/2 teaspoon
  • Kashmiri chilly powder – 1 teaspoon
  • Garam masala powder – 1 teaspoon
  • Ginger garlic paste – 2 teaspoon
  • Dry red chili – 2
  • Chili flakes – 1/2 teaspoon


  1. Marinate the chicken pieces with turmeric , chili powder, ginger garlic paste, garam masala, 1 teaspoon oil and salt for 15-30 minutes.
  2. Cover and cook the chicken pieces at medium flame until  the chicken pieces are done.
  3. Heat coconut oil in a pan. Splutter mustard seeds and fry dry red chilies and curry leaves.
  4. Add pearl onions and saute until they begin to change color. Add green chili. Stir for a minute. Add cooked chicken and mix well.
  5. add crushed chili flakes. Cook for few minutes, stirring occasionally until the chicken pieces get slightly roasted. Switch off.

Chicken Stir Fry


13 Comments Add yours

  1. elaine says:

    Vaayil kappalodi 😋😋😋😋vaayichu kazhinjjappo Njan ithu vachapole oru feel…will try this soon. Thank u

    Liked by 2 people

  2. Wow Mezhukkupuratti with chicken!! Nice thought!!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. navane64 says:

    Hail this chicken dish with rice and rasam.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Daniel says:

    Reblogged this on Royal Greenwich Curry Club and commented:
    You won’t come across this Keralan dish in many places. But just look at the colour of that chicken. Mmmmm…


    1. Anu Yalo says:

      Thanks for the share

      Liked by 1 person

      1. Daniel says:

        Thank you! Lovely dish, learnt a lot from this one

        Liked by 1 person

  5. InspiresN says:

    This looks awesome Anu!

    Liked by 1 person

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