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Bhuna Murgh (Chicken with yoghurt and cream)

Hello Everyone! Hope you all have a nice and beautiful start to the week. Today’s recipe is ‘Bhuna Murg’. I hope you guys love and enjoy it.

Bhuna Murgh
Bhuna Murgh

Chicken is one of the healthiest form of non veg/poultry. There are many health benefits of eating chicken. Few healthy benefits of eating chicken are: high protein content, natural anti depressant, it fight against bone loss, contains plenty of phosphorous which helps in bone and teeth health, it helps in metabolism boost, it promotes healthy eye sight.


The information provided in this post is not a substitute for professional medical advice. Please consult your physician, or dietician before taking any home remedies, supplements or starting a new health regime. 

For more chicken recipes you can check Easy Chicken Curry , Chicken Chili 

Serves: 5-6
Duration: 40 minutes

Ingredients for Murgh Bhuna

Chicken 1 kg (16 pieces)

Yoghurt 1.5 cup

Cream 1 small tetra pack

Red chili powder 2 tsp

Coriander powder 1.5 tsp

Turmeric 1/4 tsp

Salt 1 tsp or as per taste

Chat masala 1 tsp

All spice powder/Garam masala  1- 1/2 tsp

Cumin seeds 1 tsp

Oil 4 tbsp

Coriander leaves (chopped) 2 tbsp

Green chilies 4 no.

Ginger garlic paste 2-3 tsp

Brown onion (crushed) 3 tbsp

Method for Bhuna Murgh

  • Heat oil in a pressure cooker. Add Chicken and fry till chicken changes its color.


Fry chicken
Fry chicken
  • Mix yoghurt with crushed red pepper, whole cumin seeds, salt, all spice powder, chat masala, coriander powder and turmeric. Keep this paste aside.


  • Add ginger garlic paste in chicken and fry for 5-8 minutes.


  • Reduce flame and add yoghurt and masala paste to chicken. Cook for few minutes.
  • Add brown onion (crushed) and one cup water to chicken, mix well, cover and cook for 7-8 minutes or 4-5 whistles. Let the pressure drop on its own.

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  •  Open the lid and check whether chicken is done or not. On high flame sauté till thick gravy left.
  • Add cream and green chilies, cook for few minutes.
  • Lastly add chopped  coriander leaves.
  • Serve with plain parathas/lachcha paratha.


Bhuna Murgh

Food Quote

If we’re not willing to settle for junk living, we certainly shouldn’t settle for junk food. 

-Sally Edwards

4 thoughts on “Bhuna Murgh (Chicken with yoghurt and cream)

  1. That looks like an amazing recipe.My husband loves eating non veg food as I am a vegetarian i always keep looking for an easy yet delicious recipe.Looks like great recipe,will definitely try it out.

    1. Thank you Yamini ! 🙂
      Do let me know about your experience with this recipe.
      Would love to hear your feedback.

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