Pepper Chicken – The Kerala Way

A quick recipe that is sure to melt your heart.

Courtesy: A famous Kerala Cook Book

Kerala Pepper Chicken


Chicken – 250gms

Oil- 5tbsp

Onion – 4

Garlic- 6 cloves

Red Chillies(halved) – 5


Pepper powder/ Cracked pepper cones- 1 tbspn

Cinnamon Sticks – 2


Saute onions in oil until golden brown. Add crushed garlic and saute for a couple of minutes.

Add the red chillies, chicken, salt, pepper and cinnamon sticks and mix well.

Cook covered over low heat for 20mins while stirring every 5mins.

The chicken would be coated with pepper and onion and would be tender.

Server hot!! Woohoo Dancing Banana


  1. My pleasure… Thanks for the encouragement 🙂


  2. Hi Shalu,
    Thank you very much for your receipes..For bachelors like me they helps a lot..thanks a lot and keep posting..



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