Khata Palangaw that’s what Sorrel leaves are called in Odisha. It is knows as Gongura in South-India. Sharing Chicken Sorrel Fry or Spicy Gongura Chicken Recipe today , an Andhra style preparation.
I love visiting the local markets. In Odisha one can get all organic veggies there. You need to find those sellers who comes from nearby village with the fresh local produces. Farm to plate !
She must be in her 70s ,was selling all varieties of leafy veggies at one corner of the market. As I marched towards her , she smiled at me presenting all those fresh greens ! I picked one bunch of Sorrel leaves for Rs 10.
Spicy Gongura Chicken Recipe
Making this dish is very easy. Except sorrel and coriander leaves , you need to mix everything in a pan. Cook for sometime till the chicken is almost done. Add Gongura & Coriander leaves , cook more.
Sorrel leaves add a sourness to the dish . The red varieties are more tangy. You need to use only the leaves and discard stems.soft and tender leaves tastes even better.
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I love visiting the local market in Bhubaneswar. One can get all organic veggies without the tag ! You need to find those sellers who comes from nearby village with the fresh local produces. Farm to plate ! . She must be in her 70s ,was selling all varieties of leafy greens at one corner of the market. As I marched towards her , she smiled at me presenting 4 varieties of edible leaves! ☘️ I picked one bunch of Sorrel leaves .. It was enough to prepare two dishes , Gongura Chicken & a spicy Thokku ! Recipe Link for Gongura Chicken is in BIO ⏫ . Watch this Video ⬅️ . . . . . . . . . @rpuremasala #rpurecookingchallenge #Food #Recipe #Blog #picoftheday #instadaily #igers #feedfeed #food52 #best #instafood #bestoftheday #shotoniphone #videoblog #foodtalkindia #Chicken
The health benefits are many . Rich in vitamin C , Gongura is best for your immune system.It soothes inflammation.
It has a longer lifespan and can be stored in the refrigerator for a week.You can add this to Soup , Rice or Dal .
You can check this Tangy Gongura Dal Recipe
I have used 5 Green Chillies for 300 gm Chicken.You may add more to make it really spicy. Pungent sour flavour of Gongura can easily overpower mild flavours.So you can add more Green Chillies according to the Chicken quantity.
Serving Chicken Sorrel Fry
You can prepare a dry dish and serve as a starter. You may increase the consistency of the gravy adding more water. It can be served as a side dish with steamed rice or chapati.
I personally like the dry Chicken Sorrel fry.