Boil the meat in an aromatic spice bathdump meat spices and aromatics into a pot cover with water cover with a lid and bring to a boil.
Soul food meatloaf dinner. Add chicken pieces onion garlic saute until onion is tender. Pour in the water and add the chicken bouillon cube. Add tomatoes carrots cloves all the spices salt and pepper. The rice absorbs the juices from the chicken and vegetables and is moist.
Kabsa is made of chicken that is slowly simmered in a spicy broth of tomatoes and spices. To make this recipe in the instant pot start with the ip on the saute option and follow the steps exactly until you add the rice and check the seasoning. Cover and cook till done water runs dry. Bring the sauce to a boil then reduce the heat to simmer and cover the pot.
Add the water maggi cube. Immediately fluff up the rice with a fork adding a little butter if desired. Pour in reserved 4 cups of chicken broth. First in the pan and then on the grill.
Melt butter in a large stock pot casserole or dutch oven. Stir in tomatoes tomato paste orange zest and juice stock cardamom cloves cinnamon and bay leaves and bring to a simmer. Well be cooking chicken in two stages. Cook for about 3 minutes.
For this chicken kabsa recipe youll need large pieces of chicken. Theres one important element that makes both the chicken and rice so delicious. Add the rice to the pot of simmering gravy pot1. Cook stirring occasionally until vegetables begin to soften 3 to 5 minutes.
Cook and stir 2 cups onion with tomatoes until vegetables soften about 10 minutes. Heres how easy it is to make lamb kabsa. Reduce heat to medium and stir in onion garlic ginger carrot cumin coriander and turmeric. Bring to a boil.
Stir in the canned tomatoes with their juice the grated carrots whole cloves nutmeg cumin coriander salt black pepper and the kabsa spice mix. And thats the secret of the unbeatable taste of this dish. Cook for a couple of minutes. Now there is one problem in this it might give you the burn warning.
Mix in the seasoned rice and cook until rice grains are hot 2 to 3 minutes. Partially baking the chicken will ensure it is cooked through after added to the pot with the rice. I used 15 cups of water for 1 cup of rice. The result is a mouth watering aromatic dish which smells lemony and spicy.
Kabsa in the instant pot. Stir in tomato puree simmer over a low heat for a couple of minutes. Close the lid and turn it ob pressure cook for 10 minutes. Squeeze a little lemon juice on the broiled chicken pieces.
When the meat is cooked strain the stock reserve the meat. Go back to doing whatever you want maybe catch up on some reading. The tomatoes and tomato paste are stirred into a tomato sauce. This chicken is then removed and either fried or grilled while the broth is used to cook the rice.
I cut a large chicken into 6 pieces.