How To Make Pesto Chicken | Italian Recipes | Chicken Recipes | Italian Style Chicken Recipe | Varun

Learn How To Make Pesto Chicken Recipe, an Italian Style Grilled Chicken recipe from Chef Varun Inamdar. Make this delicious Italian Chicken Recipe in a simple, quick and easy method, at your home and share your experience with us in the comments below.
For pesto sauce:-
2 cups packed fresh Basil leaves
4 cloves of Garlic, peeled
¼ cup Pine nuts/Cashew nuts
⅔ cup Extra-virgin olive oil, divided
Salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
½ cup freshly grated Pecorino/ Parmesan cheese
Salt to taste

12-15 strips Chicken breast, boneless
Cherry tomatoes
Fresh basil leaves for garnish

The Pesto Sauce:-
– Grind basil leaves, garlic, cashew nuts, parmesan cheese, salt, pepper and olive oil to a fine paste.

The Marination:-
– In a bowl add the chicken, pesto sauce, salt, olive oil and mix thoroughly. Let it marinate for a minimum of 30 minutes.

The Cooking:-
– In a pan heat oil and place the gashed side of the chicken on the pan and sear on high flame for 2 minutes.
– Flip the chicken pieces and sear for 2 minutes basting it with the pesto sauce.
– Lower the flame, tilt the pan and pour the accumulated oil on the chicken pieces.
– Cover with the lid and cook on low flame for 10-12 minutes OR bake in the oven at 200°C for 12 minutes.
– Cut the cherry tomatoes into halves and saute the tomatoes in the same pan by tilting it on high flame.
– Serve with sauteed cherry tomatoes and garnish with basil leaves.

Italian Style Grilled Pesto Chicken is ready to eat! HAPPY COOKING!!!

Checkout Varun’s Pesto Pasta recipe by clicking on this link:-

Host: Varun Inamdar
Director: Vaibhav Dhandha
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linav10 says:

Looks amazing

Aranya Sarkar says:


Arnie B says:

Varun Inamdar is the best chef on Get Curried! His dishes are really simple and his teaching ways are much more simpler unlike the rest of the chefs who have fake English accents!

Sravanti Bhaskar says:


Ahmad Hussain says:

Pick up that phone chef lol

375F says:

So yummy!

Hikari Elf says:

Every time I fry chicken like this (even thinner pieces), it takes around 30 minutes to get well cooked.

nothingksks2YT says:

It’s called pesto chicken ur supposed to use use pesto nut dumb

Jhinni Awotar says:

can we cook in olive oil though?? heating olive oil is unhealthy?

Laxmi Burye says:


Adheena Jose says:

Please make mutton recipes

Chhaya Katigar says:

nice recipe….I like your pan

crumbs31 says:

easy and delicious! you have a nice and friendly manner, and i like that the camera focuses mostly on the food closely. thank you

vashista kotra says:

what is this Basel leves

Gousiya Shaikh says:


Saif Baeg says:

Are basil and tulsi different?

Rekha singh says:

Can we use this pesto sauce for marinating pomfret fish. Reply sir.

Sampath Kumar says:


Shabnam Javrawala says:

from where we get basl leaves?pls reply


what is bazel leaves and what is the seed u have grated ??
also where can I get bazel leaves ?

Madhumita Biswas says:

Can I use it Indian tulshi.?

redsnowgoon says:

Hey man!!! I saw you on Mejwani ! ,were great..

Aranya Sarkar says:


Carmen Nieto says:

me gustaria muchisimo q pensaran en las personas q hablamos español solamente y qfuera traducido gracias

Milton Dew says:

sir tulsi and basil are same leaves.. isnt it??

S Kanjilal says:

Super, shall try this weekend

Neelu arts says:

I love ur style of cooking

sukeshani pawar says:

can we add green chilli for make spicy.

Moksh Sharma says:

amazing recipe. can you show how to make lemon chicken.please


thanks chef u r best.. u r my idol..

Ah-ha says:
Feeding Veterans Raw Chicken, expired food, unsanitary conditions……. Americans’ will never know this happens because VA does not want them to know.

Shalmali Shetty says:

Hi Varun, wondering if i can skip the parmesan or is there any dairy free alternative ?

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