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Chicken Chappal Kabab

Chicken Chappal Kabab is one of the favourite dishes of Northern Pakistan. This dish belongs to the province of Khyber Pakhtoon Khaan, Pakistan. Very quick and delicious way to surprise your guests …..

Ayesha's Kitchen

Ayesha’s Kitchen


  • 1 kg chicken mince (with fat)
  • 3 small – medium sized onions
  • 8 – 10 green chillies
  • A bunch of green coriander
  • 2 tbspns crushed ginger
  • 2 tbspns crushed garlic
  • Salt to taste
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 tbspn cayenne pepper
  • 2 tbspns crushed anaar dana (pomegranate seeds)
  • 1 tbspn methi leaves (fenugreek leaves)
  • 2 tbspns cracked dry coriander
  • 1 tspn coarsely milled black pepper
  • 1 tspn garam masala
  • Some corn flour
  • 12 thin tomato slices
  • Oil for shallow frying


-Beat 2 eggs and fry them in 2 tbspns of oil until they give a soft scrambled egg look.

-Now in a mixing bowl combine mincemeat, spices, omelette and 1 egg. Mix with your hands.

-Process onion and green chillies in food processor and mix them with chicken mixture.

-Keep aside for 10 minutes.

-Now divide the chicken mixture into 12 equal portions. Heat oil. With wet hands take one portion, mould it into a ball with your hands, place a tomato slice on it and flat it with your palms in such a way that tomato slice is on its face. Chappal kebab does not have to be in perfect round shape, make it uneven oval.

-Dust it with some corn flour and fry 1 minute per side on medium – high heat and take it out on a plate. Do the same with the other 11 portions.

-Serve hot with dhaniya raita and hot tandoori naan.

Chappal Kabab

Chappal kabab is a North Pakistani dish which is very famous all over Pakistan. This dish is full of flavors and aromas. Try this recipe as it is the best and the easiest recipe of this wonderful dish you can ever think of….

Ayesha's Kitchen


  • 1 kg mincemeat Beef/ chicken/ Lamb
  • ½ kg fat (Charbi) (ground)
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 tbspn red chilli flakes/ powder
  • 1 tbspn crushed pomegranate seed
  • 2 eggs omelette (Scrambled or chopped)
  • 2 tbspns chopped green coriander
  • 1 tbspn chopped mint
  • 1 tbspn cracked dry coriander
  • 2 onions chopped in food processor
  • 4 – 8 green chillies chopped fine
  • 1 tomato (deseeded and chopped fine)
  • 1 tbspn butter (soft)
  • 1 tspn gram flour (besan)
  • 1 tbspn garam masala
  • 1 tspn chopped
  • 1 tspn chopped garlic


  • Oil for shallow frying
  • Tomato slices
  • Some lose corn flour


-Combine all the ingredients given above for kabab mixture and mix well.

-Heat oil in a skillet sort of frying pan.

-Now, with wet hands take some mincemeat and press it in a way that they are 0.5 cm thick and spread all over your finger area. Dust it with some corn flour and place one tomato slice it in the middle of the kabab and press.

-Fry until it is cooked.

-Take it out in a serving dish and serve hot with Kandhari naan and mint sauce.

-Do the same with remaining mincemeat.

-Delicious homemade Chappal kababs are ready.


-Finely chop omelette and make sure you don’t add any seasoning to this omelette.


This will make 6 – 8 chappal kababs.