Walnut Pomegranate Chicken is a popular Middle Eastern Chicken dish where Chicken is cooked in a gravy flavored with walnuts and pomegranate molasses.

Walnut Pomegranate Chicken

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mediterranean
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 775 kcal
Author: Neha Mathur

Walnut Pomegranate Chicken is a popular Middle Eastern Chicken dish where Chicken is cooked in a gravy flavored with walnuts and pomegranate molasses.

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Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup Oil
  • 2 cups Onion Thinly Sliced
  • 1 kg Chicken Curry Cut
  • 1/2 cup Walnut
  • 2 cups Chicken Stock
  • 1 cup Pomegranate Molasses
  • Salt to taste
  • 1/2 tsp Black Pepper Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Cinnamon Powder
  • 1/4 tsp Nutmeg Powder
  • 2 tsp Parsley Chopped
  • 2 tbsp Pomegranate Seeds

Instructions

  1. Heat oil in a pan.

  2. Add onion and fry till translucent.

  3. Add chicken and fry on high heat for 3-4 minutes.

  4. Meanwhile dry roast the walnuts in a pan till slightly browned.

  5. Blend in a blender to make powder.

  6. Add walnut powder, chicken stock, pomegranate molasses, salt, black pepper, cinnamon powder and nutmeg powder and cover and cook till chicken is cooked and the gravy thickens.

  7. Add little water if required.

  8. Garnish the chicken with parsley and pomegranate seeds.

  9. Serve hot with rice.

Nutrition Facts
Walnut Pomegranate Chicken
Amount Per Serving
Calories 775 Calories from Fat 387
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 43g 66%
Saturated Fat 7g 35%
Cholesterol 93mg 31%
Sodium 281mg 12%
Potassium 574mg 16%
Total Carbohydrates 69g 23%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Sugars 43g
Protein 28g 56%
Vitamin A 3.4%
Vitamin C 10.7%
Calcium 5.8%
Iron 11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.