Chicken In White Sauce

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This is an easy and time saving recipe for weekday dinner. The dish goes well with roti, paratha or pulau or any Chinese rice/ noodles.


Chicken – 1/2 kg boneless leg piece
Onion – 2 medium size
Garlic – 10 cloves
Ginger – 1″ piece
Hung Curd – 2 table spoon
Pepper – 2 teaspoon

For white sauce preparation:

Flour – 2 tea spoon
Milk – 1 cup
White butter – 2 teaspoon
Oregano – 1 tea spoon


• Marinade the chicken in hung curd for half an hour.
• Heat the oil in a pan to fry chopped onion, add chicken after the onion turns translucent.
• Add ginger and garlic pastes, salt and pepper.
• Cook on a low flame with lid for 15-20 min.

• In a separate non-stick pan heat the white butter ( unsalted).
• Add flour on low flame and mix thoroughly. Before it starts turning brown add milk slowly and simultaneously mix properly so that no lumps are formed.
• Add chopped garlic ( 2 cloves), Oregano, pepper (a little), stir it continuously till it turns into thick white sauce. Sprinkle a little water if the sauce turns out too thick.

• Now pour the white sauce into the other pan in which you had cooked the chicken. Mix thoroughly and add salt according to taste. 
• Cook for another 5-7 min.
• Pour into a flat bowl and garnish with grated cheese.


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