Chicken Log
Food and festivals are inseparable. Chef Pankaj Bhadouria shares a recipe for Christmas Chicken log. This chicken is shaped like a log and is filled with tender chicken infused with spices. It is delectable and a treat for chicken lovers.
Chicken Log

- Indian


- 1

Cooking Time

-60 - 120 Min


- Expert

Preparation Time

- 20-22 Min


  • Chicken breast
  • 1 cup chicken minced
  • 1/2 cup breadcrumbs
  • 2 tsp dried fruits
  • Salt as per taste
  • Black pepper powder
  • 1 tsp finely chopped parsley
  • 2 tsp dried herbs
  • 1 tsp oregano
  • 1 tsp red chilli flakes
  • 1 egg
  • 1 apple
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 2 tbsp all purpose flour
  • 1 cup tomato puree
  • 1 tbsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 cup chicken stock
  • 1 lemon and Mint Leaves


  1. 1

    Flatten the boneless chicken breast Sprinkle salt over it In a bowl, add minced chicken, breadcrumbs, dried fruits, salt as per taste, black pepper powder.
  2. 2

    Add finely chopped parsley, dried herbs, oregano, red chilli flakes, egg and prepare a smooth mixture Add roughly chopped apples and mix it well Make a log of the mixture.
  3. 3

    Add it in the chicken breast and roll it Tie the chicken breast using a thread Refrigerate it for 60 minutes until it sets.
  4. 4

    Grease a baking tray with oil Add the chicken log over it Add chicken stock Bake it in the oven at 180'C for 35 - 40 minutes.
  5. 5

    In a heated pan, add butter, all-purpose flour and let the flour turn brown Add tomato puree, Worcestershire sauce and mix it well Add chicken stock, salt as per taste, black pepper powder, dried herbs and mix it nicely.
  6. 6

    Using a sharp knife cut the thread of the chicken Add the gravy in a bowl Garnish with lemon slices, mint leaves and serve.
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Pankaj Bhadouria, transforms ordinary ingredients into extraordinary dishes. Winner of MasterChef India Season 1, this school-teacher turned food show host has become a household name with her straightforward demeanour and, uncomplicated and simple recipes. Her shows on LF have helped aspiring cooks gain confidence in the kitchen.

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