Al Kabsa Dajaj- Traditional Saudi Rice and Chicken Recipe

Learn how to make chicken Kabsa at home. Kabsa is a rice dish that is popular in the Golf countries especially Saudi Arabia. Kabsa is made differently in each house hold. It is a very easy and delicious recipe…
1 ½ kg whole chicken with skin (preferred) cut in two pieces, washed and cleaned
4 cups sella basmati rice
4 medium sized tomatoes finely chopped
3 medium sized onions cut in slices
4 tablespoon ghee
2 tablespoon tomato paste
2 teaspoon salt or according to your taste
8 to 10 garlic cloves chopped
3 dried bay leaves
1/2 teaspoon black pepper corns
1/2 teaspoon cloves
1/2 teaspoon green cardamoms
Two pieces of 2 inch cinnamon sticks
2 dried black lemon
40 grams blanched almonds
50 grams lightly fried raisins
1/2 teaspoon ground white pepper
Pinch of saffron (Soaked it in warm milk)

Ingredients for Kabsa (Bahārāt) spice mix
1/2 teaspoon red chili powder
1 teaspoon cloves
1 ½ teaspoon cumin seeds
1 teaspoon black pepper
1/2 teaspoon green cardamoms
One small piece of nutmeg
1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder
Combine all the spices and grind them to a fine powder


Rekha Mhatre says:

Your receip is yumi taste

raf jaan says:

Salam sis I request for the tawa kema how to make it please can you make it it’s a nice dish

Rukiya Mohamed says:

salam aleikum,
I love ur recipes so much sister rizwana.. I wanted to ask, for this recipe… can i use the normal white rice as i dont have sella basmati rice. i want to try this recipe very soon . thank yoou in advance

Asif Ali says:

walekum assalam feeling hungry

rahat firdous says:

i like ur recipe.

layla 1983 says:

dry lemon kaha se mil jayege? Indien store me?

Chandramohan Srilakshmi says:

your receipes all are yummy superb ,dry lemon is not available ,can I use lemon juice,if yes,please tell me the quantity.

ishrat isac says:

as salamu alaikum ….
jazak Allahu khair :):)♥

Bendrala Shareef 313 says:

walaikum salam nice

decentlilly says:

ager dried blavk lemon na hon to kia dalan uskay bajai

sb mm says:

to kabsa spice …coriander powder didn’t add

Khadra Nour says:

maansha allh

Housna Hyuga says:

arabia foods are like ours comorian foods

nahela sheikh says:

assalamualkium. we hv tried ur recipe. it came awesome. thanks for sharing it. keep posting Arab recipes. Allahhafeez. feamanillah

shabana muz says:

prawns curry aur prwans fry upload karyn
apky tamam recipe bahuth achy hoty hain

Nabeela Mubeen says:

assalamu alaikum rizwana ji thanks very good recipe thanks for all videos

Ejaz ali says:

so nice rice i like cook show

sms sms says:

wow so delicious..thanks

Fiona Levitt says:

Thank you so much for taking the time to do your wonderful video’s. I love your cooking

samina khurram says:

Salam these cups are standard cups which you use in measuring rice and water ? also my broiler has no choice only it days HI , I don’t have any option

Malik Imran says:

i am in saudia arab i will try it

Ram Javier says:

i miss ruba kabsa

syed sadiq says:

kaun si dukaan (shop) pe dried lemons milta hai ?

Ayesha Khan says:

Awsum yummy nd esay

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