Butterfly Chicken Snacks

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Butterfly chicken snacks use chicken, potatoes, yogurt, cornflour and spices. These butterfly chicken snacks are suitable as iftar snacks, kids snacks, evening snacks or starters.

Ingredients of Butterfly chicken snacks:

Ingredients for butterfly chicken snacks
Ingredients for butterfly chicken snacks

Butterfly chicken snacks
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Butterfly chicken snacks

Butterfly chicken snacks use chicken, potatoes, yogurt, cornflour and spices. These butterfly chicken snacks are suitable as iftar snacks, kids snacks, evening snacks or starters.
Course Snack
Cuisine Indian, Pakistani
Keyword butterfly chicken snacks, chicken snacks, crispy snacks, evening snack, kids snacks, starter
Prep Time 25 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Assembling time 12 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 200kcal

Equipment

  • 1 wok
  • 24 toothpicks

Ingredients

  • 300 g Chicken cubes boneless
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp red chilli powder
  • 1/4 tsp cumin powder
  • 1/2 tsp paprika powder
  • 1 tbsp yogurt
  • 2 tbsp cornflour
  • 1 p egg medium
  • 150 g potatoes 4-6 as required
  • 1/4 tsp turmeric powder

Instructions

Marination of chicken cubes

  • Take chicken cubes in a pan and add salt, red chillie powder, turmeric powder, cumin powder, paprika powder, yogurt.
    Addition of spices in butterfly chicken snacks
  • Mix all ingredients and let it rest for 20 minutes.
    Marinate chicken cubes for butterfly snacks

preperation of potato slices

  • Peel potatoes and make thin slices.
    Slicing and peeling of potatoes for chicken butterfly snacks
  • Prepare cornflour and salt water and dip all potato slices in it.
    Dipping of potato slices in salt cornflour water for chicken butterfly snacks

Assembly of butterfly chicken snacks

  • Before assembling add egg and cornflour. Mix all ingredients once again.This will make chicken crispy and juicy
    Addition of cornflour, egg in chicken butterfly snacks
  • Take one cube of chicken and wrap it with one potato slice.
    Assembling of chicken butterfly snacks
  • Add two potato slices around the corners of first potato slice and screw with wooden toothpick. Make all other chicken cubes like this.
    Assembling of butterfly chicken snacks2

Deep frying of butterfly chicken snacks

  • Take oil in a pan for frying and let it heat. When oil is hot enough on medium heat turn it to low and add butterfly snacks.
    Deep frying butterfly snacks
  • After five to seven minutes when these buterflies are set change their sides and cook again for 5-8 minute on low flame. So that chicken get tender and slices get crisp.
    Tuning side in deep frying of chicken butterfly snacks
  • When clour changes to light golden remove them from pan on paper tissue and serve hot
    Dish out chicken butterfly snacks

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2 Responses

  1. Alia

    5 stars
    Waooo this recipe of butterfly chicken snacks is so good. I love it. I will definitely try this new recipe

  2. Mumtaz

    5 stars
    Very interesting recipe. Kids favourite and good idea for lunch box. Thsnks

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