It is said that Hyderabadi Chicken Biryani is believed to have originated in the kitchens of the Nizam of Hyderabad (State), as a blend of Mughlai and Iranian cuisine. It is considered as a staple of of Indian cuisine.. Prepared from rice using the dum method of cooking. Hyderabadi Chicken Biryani is basially of two types : the kachchi (raw) biryani, and the pakki (cooked) biryani.
In this simple and easy home recipe, the Chicken Biryani is cooked with layers of (basmati)rice, chicken curry/masala, spices and aromatic flavors that are layered and cooked together to give your tummy a joy ride to food heaven. Best served with dahi boondi raita and papad, this can be the best dish that can be served on such lazy Sunday mornings for lunch or dinner, or for any guests visiting your house.