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One-Pot Easy Chicken Biryani

One-Pot Easy Chicken Biryani

Rating
4.5rating out of 5

(4310 reviews from our customers)

Prep Time

20 min

Cuisine

Indian

Use within

4-5 days

Biryani, pronounced ‘beery-arnee’, is the paella of Indian food. Ours is a one pot wonder: a delicious, fragrant mixed rice dish of chicken, green beans, sultanas and curry spices.

Prep Time

20 min

Cuisine

Indian

Use within

4-5 days

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In Your Box
Ingredients for 2 people (double for 4)
Onion
1 brown onion
Sultanas
1 bag of sultanas (30g)
large British chicken breast
1 large British chicken breast fillet
green-beans
120g fine green beans
mild-curry-powder
1 tbsp korma curry powder
basmati-rice
130g basmati rice
chicken stock cube (new 5/18)
1 Knorr chicken stock cube †
Tomato-paste
1 tomato paste sachet (16g)
Natural-yoghurt
1 natural yoghurt (80g) †
You Will Need
Pepper, salt, vegetable oil

Nutritional Information*

Percentages are based on an adult's daily intake

  • 1 brown onion
  • 1 bag of sultanas (30g)
  • 1 large British chicken breast fillet
  • 120g trimmed fine green beans
  • 1 tbsp korma curry powder
  • 130g basmati rice
  • 1 Knorr chicken stock cube<span class="strong">†</span>
  • 1 tomato paste sachet (16g)
  • 1 natural yoghurt (80g)<span class="strong">†</span>
Typical Values per 100g per serving
Energy 587 kJ
139 kcal
2275 kJ
541 kcal
Fat
of which saturates
1.5 g
0.6 g
5.7 g
2.4 g
Carbohydrate
of which sugars
19.4 g
4.8 g
75.2 g
18.4 g
Fibre 1.3 g 4.9 g
Protein 11.8 g 45.8 g
Salt 0.75 g 2.91 g
*Gousto’s nutritional information only applies to ingredients supplied by Gousto. The cooking process and additional ingredients added at home (listed under “What you’ll need”) will affect total values.
Ingredients contain
1 brown onion
brown onion
1 bag of sultanas (30g)
sultanas, sunflower oil
1 large British chicken breast fillet
chicken breast fillet (100%)
120g trimmed fine green beans
green beans (100%)
1 tbsp korma curry powder
ground coriander seed, cumin, cassia cinnamon, onion powder, salt, bay, cardamom, turmeric, clove garlic powder, ginger, star anise
130g basmati rice
basmati rice
1 Knorr chicken stock cube
Salt, potato starch, vegetable fats (palm, shea butter, sal butter), yeast extract, sugar, chicken fat (2%), chicken (1%), spices (turmeric, pepper CELERY seeds), flavourings, onion powder, maltodextrin, lemon juice powder, parsely, caramel syrup, antioxidant (extracts of rosemary).
1 tomato paste sachet (16g)
tomatoes
1 natural yoghurt (80g)
Organic whole milk natural yoghurt (100%) (milk)
Allergens
  • Allergens highlighted by † (celery, milk)

In addition to the recipe specific allergen information provided, due to production and packing methods Gousto boxes may also contain low levels of the following allergens: Cereals containing gluten; Crustaceans; Eggs; Fish; Peanuts; Soya; Milk; Nuts: almonds, hazelnuts, walnuts, cashews ,pecan nuts ,brazil nuts, pistachio nuts, macadamia nuts; Celery; Sesame; Sulphur dioxide and Sulphites; Lupin; Molluscs; Mustard.

Cooking Instructions
Instructions for 2 people (double for 4)
1 One Pot Easy Chicken Biryani

Peel and slice the onion[s] finely

Chop the chicken breast[s] into bite-sized pieces

Heat a large, wide-based pan (preferably non-stick with a matching lid), with a drizzle of vegetable oil over a high heat

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Once the pan is hot, add the sliced onion, korma curry powder and a pinch of salt and pepper

Cook for 2 min or until the onion is starting to soften

3  One Pot Easy Chicken Biryani

Meanwhile, trim and cut the green beans in half

4  One Pot Easy Chicken Biryani

Add the chopped chicken to the pan and cook for 2 min

Crumble in the Knorr chicken stock cube[s] and add the tomato paste

Tip: Add a drizzle of oil if the pan looks a little dry

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Cook for 2 min further or until the chicken is starting to brown

Once brown, add the basmati rice to the pan and stir to coat the grains in spice and oil

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Add 350ml [700ml] water and bring to the boil over a high heat

Add the green beans and sultanas

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Once boiling, reduce the heat to low and cook, covered, for 10 min or until the water has absorbed and the chicken is cooked through (no pink meat!)

Tip: Add a little water if the rice is not cooked or the mixture is a little dry

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Once done, taste for seasoning, adding more salt and pepper if needed - this is your chicken biryani

Serve the chicken biryani with a dollop of natural yoghurt over the top

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