Chili Garlic Chicken

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Chili Garlic Chicken :-This meal is a classic example of Indo-Chinese cuisine, and it is characterized by its intensely spicy and garlic-infused flavor. It is included on the menus of numerous Chinese restaurants all over the world.

The subtle combination of tastes in this Chilli Chicken dish, which is served with Fried Rice, brings up a sensation that is so heavenly that you want to indulge in these meals on a weekly basis.

Consequently, the preparation of these two dishes has turned into something that is more or less a weekend ritual at my house, ha!

Chili Garlic Chicken


Ingredients :

  • 300 g Chicken Breast (Cut into small pieces)
  • ½ teaspoon Salt
  • 1 teaspoon Ginger Garlic Paste
  • 1 teaspoon Rice Vinegar
  • 4 tablespoon Cornflour (Divided)
  • 2 tablespoon All Purpose Flour
  • 2 tablespoon Oil (Plus for frying)
  • 2 tablespoon Garlic (Chopped)
  • 1 teaspoon Ginger (Chopped)
  • 3-4 Red Chillies (Slit into half)
  • 1 tablespoon Red Chilli Paste
  • 1 teaspoon Soy sauce
  • 2 teaspoon Tomato Ketchup
  • 2 capsicum (Cut into square pieces)
  • 2 tablespoon Spring Onion Greens (Chopped)


Instructions :

  • It is recommended that the vinegar, ginger garlic paste, and salt be mixed together in a glass bowl.
  • Put the chicken pieces in the bowl, mix them up completely, and then put them in the refrigerator for half an hour.
  • In order to fry the chicken parts, heat the oil in a pan at the appropriate temperature.
  • To ensure that the chicken is completely covered with the dry mixture, add two tablespoons of cornflour and all-purpose flour to the chicken. Stir the chicken until it is completely coated.


  • Prepare the chicken pieces by frying them in a deep fryer until they reach a golden brown color, and then set them aside.
  • Put two teaspoons of oil into a pan and heat it together.
  • At the point in time when the oil has achieved the temperature that is wanted, the addition of garlic, ginger, and red chilies is recommended.
  • Put the garlic in a skillet and cook it until it turns a light brown color.



  • After the addition of the red chili paste, soy sauce, and tomato ketchup, the dish should be fried for a few seconds longer.
  • Two tablespoons of cornflour should be mixed with one cup of water, and then the resulting mixture should be poured into the pan.
  • Once the gravy has reached the correct consistency, it is ready to be served.


  • Make the necessary adjustments to the water so that it meets your requirements.
  • It is recommended that capsicum and pieces of fried chicken be added.
  • During the next two to three minutes, cook.
  • It should be served hot with steamed rice or fried rice that has been prepared.


Tips :

  • The ginger, garlic, chillies, red chilli paste, soy sauce, and ketchup that we are utilizing in this dish are also going to be used to make a tasty sauce together.
  • Following the completion of the cooking process for the gravy, the pieces of fried chicken and chopped capsicum are to be added. Additionally, chopped onions may be included.


  • You will notice that this is quite spicy in the majority of restaurants; nevertheless, you are able to adjust the number of chillies and add them to this dish according to your personal tolerance level.
  • When it is served hot and has a beautiful coating of sauce, this chicken has a flavor that is really excellent.


Serving Suggestions :

  • As an accompaniment to the fried rice of your choice or as a side dish with the hakka noodles, serve this chicken.


Nutrition :

Calories: 222kcal | Carbohydrates: 16g | Protein: 17g | Fat: 9g | Cholesterol: 48mg | Sodium: 488mg | Potassium: 419mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 1930IU | Vitamin C: 78.7mg | Calcium: 15mg | Iron: 0.8mg

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