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Healthy Chicken Cutlets Recipe

Chicken cutlets are made with grinded or finely mashed chicken with or without the use of mashed potatoes. First mashed chicken cooked with spices then coated with breadcrumbs and finally deep or shallow fried them.
Prep Time30 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Indian
Keyword: chicken cutlets recipes
Servings: 5 people
Calories: 170kcal



  • 500 grams boneless chicken
  • 2 tbsp Ginger-garlic paste
  • 2 tbsp finely chopped green chili
  • 1 cup chopped coriander leaves
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 3 eggs
  • 5 tbsp cornflour
  • salt as per taste
  • 1 tbsp garam masala powder (ground all-spices)
  • 1 tbsp pepper powder
  • 1 tbsp coriander powder
  • 1 tbsp cumin powder
  • 2 cups breadcrumbs
  • 1/2 cup chopped onion


  • Turn off the flame and remove the chicken from the pressure cooker. Split the chicken into very small size by hand then mash them finely.
    Chicken cutlet recipe made without potato
  • Now add chopped onion, chopped green chili, ginger-garlic paste, cumin powder, coriander powder, garam masala, black pepper, finely chopped coriander leaves, 1 beaten egg, cornflour 3tsp, and 4 tbsp breadcrumbs with the mashed chicken and mix them well by hand.
  • After finely mix them, add 2 tbsp vegetable oil, cornflour 2 tsp, and salt 1½ tsp and mix then again. Make this chicken mixture like dough so that you can easily make chicken patties
    from it.
  • Creat 20-22 lemon size balls from this chicken cutlet mixture then make them patties sized.
  • Whisk two eggs in a bowl and take 1 cup breadcrumbs in another pot.
  • Take approximately 400 ml cooking oil in a deep frying pan and heat oil over moderate flame.
  • Sufficient heat of the oil, take chicken cutlets and dip them first in the beaten egg then coating with breadcrumbs and finally dip in the hot oil. Cook them over low to medium flame until they cooked well (until red-brown). 
  • Churn them often so that they cook well both sides. Remove these cutlets from the frying pan and keep on a absorb paper to remove excess oil from them.
  • Finally, your chicken cutlet recipe is ready to serve. Sprinkle a little chat masala and serve them hot with ketchup and enjoy.



  • Whether you want to make chicken cutlets recipe more crispy and crunchy then deep fry them.
  • Coating of breadcrumbs should be thick to make it crisper.