Delicious Moroccan Chicken Dishes

arabian chicken dishes

These recipes make use of ingredients and spices from all over the Middle East and Arabian Peninsula and hence are a perfect blend of regional flavors. It is not difficult to prepare these meals as they are very easy to prepare. This cuisine is mostly served during lunch and dinner, usually in a clay oven called a zafar or in some other type of slow cooker. There are hundreds of variations of this dish that one can try out.

The famous chicken dish called hummus is made with chick peas, ground almonds, walnuts and garlic. This recipe originated from the Arabic city of Damietto in Egypt. There are many other famous chicken recipes that are served during special occasions like the Eid or the Muslim New Year. One such recipe that can be made at home is called chicken kebabs. With the help of a rotisserie chicken, you can make a mouth-watering dish of thin sliced chicken cooked with traditional ingredients.

If you are looking for a good and healthy recipe, then you should try chicken kabobs. This dish consists of marinated chicken pieces with traditional ingredients. You can use yogurt as a dip for the chicken and make it more tasty. You will also need an assortment of nuts and spices like garlic, onions and different flavors of seasonings to spice up the dish. All you will need to cook this dish is a large non stick frying pan and a stove top.

If you want to try a recipe for chicken kabobs, then first you will need to make the chicken. Use boneless, skinless chicken pieces. You can either buy them already marinated or you can marinate them yourself using different recipes available in the stores. After the marinating, soak the chicken in yogurt for an hour or so. Then in a saucepan, fry the pieces of chicken together with the yogurt and herbs or seasonings.

Then you can add lemon juice, rosewater, tomato sauce, coriander and turmeric powder to taste. Place the mixture in the pan and cover until it becomes golden brown. Serve the dish with mint leaves on top and enjoy.

You can also try this delicious dish with Moroccan rice. This dish is very simple to prepare; all you have to do is to combine rice and chicken that have been cooked separately and mix it with some milk. The final dish will be a dish that is both appetizing and fragrant.

The other popular chicken dishes include Shawrama, which is marinated chicken in a sweet and aromatic vinegar and served with rice. Then there is Biryani which is chicken tagine which is a traditional dish consisting of chicken and rice cooked in an iron skillet. Then there is the chicken kebabs with special sauces that are made in clay ovens. Then there is the famous dish known as Shish Khobzi which is chicken curry. This dish is made by mixing Indian spices with the chicken and is very spicy. You can add chopped onions, red chili, coriander powder, and black pepper to taste.

Last Words

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If you want to make Arabic Chicken Recipes, then I suggest that you try to search for more recipes on the internet. You will find so many different types of chicken recipes that will satisfy even the most discriminating palates. So if you have made up your mind to try out this type of chicken, then I would advise you to plan your meal in advance. This will ensure that your dinner will be a memorable one. So enjoy yourself while enjoying this delightful food that will soon become your new family favorite.

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