Molokheya with chicken ملوخية بالفراخ

Notes

Molokheya is a popular national dish in Egypt, second only to Ful Medames.

This is just one variant.

See more on its history at Molokheya A national dish of Egypt.
Servings: 4
Preparation Time: 1 hours

Ingredients

1 chicken.
1 pack molokheya.
1 1/2 tablespoon garlic , crushed.
1 1/2 tablespoon coriander , ground
3 tablespoons margarine or butter.
Salt.

Cooking Instructions

Wash chicken well then boil until tender.
Strain and reserve 3-4 cups of chicken soup.
Cut chicken into 4 pieces.
In a skillet add 2 tablespoons margarine or butter.
Fry chicken pieces until golden brown.
In a deep pan heat reserved soup and bring to boil over high heat.
Add 1 teaspoon coriander and 1/2 tablespoon garlic.
Reduce heat and add molokheya and leave to boil once, uncovered.
While molokhia is boiling, in a small skillet heat 1 tablespoon margarine or butter then add 1 teaspoon coriander, 1 tablespoon garlic and stir until golden brown.
Immediately pour components of skillet onto molokheya in pan. Don't stir.
Stir molokhia just before serving.
Serve in a bowl with chicken and rice on the side.

- Wash chicken well then boil until tender.
- Strain and reserve 3-4 cups of rabbit soup. Cut chicken into 4 pieces.
- In a skillet add 2 tablespoons margarine or butter.
- Fry chichen pieces until golden brown.
- In a deep pan heat reserved soup and bring to boil over high heat.
- Add 1 teaspoon coriander and 1/2 tablespoon garlic.
- Reduce heat and add molokhia and leave to boil once, uncovered.
- While molokhia is boiling, in a small skillet heat 1 tablespoon margarine or butter then add 1 teaspoon coriander, 1 tablespoon garlic and stir until golden brown.
- Immediately pour components of skillet onto molokhia in pan. Don’t stir.
- Stir molokhia just before serving. Serve in a bowl.

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Comments

typo?

2nd step should be chicken soup not rabbit soup, mosh keda?? And so coriander is kosbara, right?

Also, it would be great if u have a listing of spices, veggies, etc. and their translations.

thanx for the great website :-)

cheers,
Manal

too funny :-)

too funny :-)

I have heard a lot about

I have heard a lot about Egyptian recipes but never tried any. I think this will be a good one to start off with :)
Mike.

:-)

tohfa ,,,,

Molokheya

I loved molokheya soup when I lived in Egypt as a chilc. But where can I buy molokheya in the midlands (UK)?

Could I replace the chicken

Could I replace the chicken soup for chicken broth or does it not work that way?

Thank you :)

Thank you :)

if am using magi cubes, how

if am using magi cubes, how many should i use on a pack of molokheya plz?

magi cubes

dont use magi cubes they contain hallucinogenes...!

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