Monday, January 28, 2013

How to make Spicy Drumstick Chicken Fry / Chicken Leg Fry / Chicken Drumsticks

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Spicy  Drumstick  Chicken  Fry   is an Indian food recipe that is easy to prepare & is a favorite for generations. You can play around with the spices of your choice for added flavor. 
This is my family favorite & so simple to prepare. I first got the recipe from a friend who was excellent in preparing Chicken dishes.  I tried this dish last week and it just came out superb!  
Try this Southernish deep-fried Chicken  recipe,  this is sure to please your family..:)
·         Chicken legs                          - 3 or 4
·         Red chilly pwd                       - 2 tsp
·         Turmeric pwd                         - ¼ tsp
·         Lemon juice                           - 2 tsp
·         Thick Yoghurt                         - 2 tbsp
·         Ginger garlic paste                 - 1 tbsp
·         Pepper pwd                           - ½ tsp
·         Cumin pwd                             - ½ tsp
·         Coriander pwd                        - 1 tsp
·         Red food color                      - a pinch
·         Oil to fry
·         Salt to taste
·         Curry leaves, onion & lemon slices for garnishing
1.     Clean and wash the Chicken legs.
2.     Make small slits on each leg piece.(around 4-5 slits for each piece)
3.     In a mixing bowl, add red chilly pwd, turmeric pwd, salt and lemon juice.
4.     Mix well into a paste.
5.     Coat the chicken pieces well with this paste.
6.     In another bowl, add yoghurt, ginger garlic paste, pepper pwd, cumin pwd, coriander pwd, red food color (optional) and 2 tsp oil.
7.     Stir well to smooth paste.
8.     Generously  cover the chicken pieces with this masala mixture.
9.     Refrigerate and allow to marinate overnight or atleast 3 to 4 hrs.
10.  Heat oil in a fry pan.
11.  Add the marinated chicken pieces to the hot oil.
12.  Keep the flame in medium and fry.
13.  Deep fry them by turning the pieces at regular intervals so that the chicken gets cooked evenly with crisp outside.
14.  Once the chicken is done,  drain them in kitchen tissue.
15.  Garnish with fried curry leaves and serve warm with onion slices & lemon wedges.
16.  Tasty & delicious  Chicken  Leg  Fry  is ready.!

Similar Recipes:

·         Punjabi Fried Chicken

·         KFC Chicken

·         Popcorn Chicken

·         Chicken 65

·         Chilly Chicken

·         Tandoori Chicken

·         Lollypop Chicken


  1. These must be very delicious!

  2. ohh.. wow.. yummy drumstick chicken..

  3. you are an awesome cook.. rather i would say chef..

  4. This making me hungry!! I like the idea of frying instead of baking; gives it a different result :)

  5. What an appetizing dish! YUM! ;)

  6. very tempting..perfect color and texture..

  7. Chicken fry looks so juicy and yummy....

  8. looks wonderful deliciously done

  9. that's one finger-licking drumstick Jay

  10. Delicious drumsticks...Looks very yummy...

  11. Wow mouth watering Chicken drumstick fry.

  12. Delicious crispy fry Jay. Chicken lovers dream.

  13. Literally mouth watering here...

  14. Thanks for all your wonderful feedback friends...
    happy tuesday..:)

  15. Craving for this Jay..How beautiful you prepare such things I always wonder..

  16. really wow... a simple chicken fry looks very very nice... yumm...

  17. tempting and super inviting .. ..wish to try it out

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  18. Jay, love your version of drumstick fry...bookmarked!!

  19. Looks too good...Nice recipe Jay...How are u doing? :)
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

  20. My goodness, Jay! This chicken recipe is superlicious, I am feeling very tempted right now. I feel like I want to cook it right now hee..hee...

  21. Omg! feeling hungry yummilicious chicken drumsticks...

    today's recipe:

  22. This is the best looking drumstick i have seen.. love the color:)

  23. looks too yum dear... very appealing drumstick chicken

  24. very tasty appetite just like your blog name.

  25. I wish to have this your clicks...

  26. This is exactly how I like my chicken :D fried, spicy, tender and yummy! Nothing beats these Indian innovative dishes like Drumstick and Chicken 65 and the like!

  27. Looks finger licking good. :)

  28. This will surely please my son-in-law! Just his type of recipe. Restaurant style!

  29. hi jay, for me, the best part of a chicken is the drumstick..
    yours look delicious, can even see the color. i like to eat this with rice.

  30. Seriously feeling like having some of these

  31. Looks delicious n awesome.

  32. Omg, dont kill me like this, love to enjoy some,droolworthy drumstick.

  33. I love to hear from you! I read each and every comment, and will get back as soon as I am able to..:)

  34. Oh wow, these look so good! I'll definitely have to make these one weekend. I love the idea of scoring the chicken first!

  35. Wow !!! Looks fantastic !!!

  36. Loved it darling Jay! So yummy looking chicken drumsticks! :)


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