Muslim communities all across the country are gearing up to say farewell to the holy month of Ramadan! As per the religious calendar, the end of Ramadan is marked by Eid al-Fitr, also known as Meethi Eid. This Eid marks the end of ‘Roza’ (fasting) that is observed during Ramadan. This year, Eid al-Fitr is expected to begin by the evening of 2nd May’22 and culminate by the evening of 3rd May’22. Friends and family gather together to spend time with each other, exchange gifts and Eidi, and enjoy a lavish feast! As food is an important part of this festival, we have found the recipes for some of the most delicious tikkas that would be perfect for the Eid feast.
Eid 2022: Chicken Tikka, Paneer Tikka And More: 7 Must-Have Tikka Recipes
1. Chicken Tikka
The ultimate tikka snack that is loved by all, chicken tikka is by far the most popular snack choice for Indians! Juicy and tender pieces of chicken are marinated in flavourful spices to give this classic Mughlai snack. Serve this dish with onion rings and pudina chutney.
2. Butter Chicken Tikka
Masala chicken tikka pieces dipped in butter chicken gravy, this fusion chicken recipe is easy to make, delicious and needs no long hours of marination. Prepare it as an appetiser for the impromptu guest gatherings or any special occasion, this recipe will win everybody’s heart in no time.
3.Hariyali Chicken Tikka
This hariyali chicken tikka gives a twist to your regular chicken tikka. The chicken is marinated in coriander, mint, ginger, garlic, and green chillies for 30 minutes and then grilled to perfection. The fiery green paste is what makes the tikka so tantalising.
4. Fish Tikka
The best part about fish tikka is that it is one of the easiest seafood recipes to make at home. The amalgamation of spices like garlic, ginger, garam masala, onion and lemon juice creates a flavourful marinade that is absorbed by the juicy tender pieces of boneless fish.
5. Paneer Tikka
Paneer tikka has to be the most loved and popular choice to devour! Soft on the inside and crispy, charred, flavourful on the outside – paneer tikka melts in our mouths with every bite. And when it is paired with spicy chutney and onion rings, brace yourself for maximum indulgence!
6. Chicken Malai Tikka
A quintessential north Indian snack, this chicken malai tikka is perfect to cook at home for a snack party with your significant other. The creamy and masaledaar marination makes this chicken tikka melt in your mouth. Brimming with tantalising flavours, you simply can’t miss this one!
7. Mushroom Tikka
The recipe for mushroom tikka we are about to share with you is so good and so crispy that it will blow your mind. And the best part about it is that no butter, no cheese and no ghee are used in its preparation. The mushroom is bathed in tikka masalas, marinated for some time and then baked.
Make these delicious tikkas at home and let us know which one is your favourite in the comments section below!