Chicken Herrish Recipe | MAGGI® Arabia

Chicken Herrish

Chicken Herrish is a good addition to the list of chicken dishes you can fall back on. Check out other recipes in MAGGI® Arabia for more home cooking inspirations.


  • 16 cups water or 4 litres
  • 1 whole chicken
  • Pinch of salt
  • 12 whole cardamom pods
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 3½ cups herrish or 700 g, washed and drained
  • 2 cubes MAGGI® Chicken Bouillon
  • 2 tablespoons ghee

How to Prepare

  1. Put water and chicken in a large pot, bring to boil and remove froth as it appears.
  2. Add salt, cardamom pods and cinnamon sticks. Cook for 45 mins or until chicken is cooked. Remove chicken from stock. Set aside to cool and remove bones. Drain stock and set aside.
  3. Place herrish, MAGGI® Chicken Bouillon cubes and the stock in another large pot and bring to boil. Cover the pot and cook over low heat with occasional stirring for 1½ hours or until the herrish is completely cooked and almost dry. Add more boiling water if necessary.
  4. Add the cooked chicken, meat and ghee, mix them with the herrish then serve.

Nutritional Info

Energy: 607.00 Kcal
Protein: 34.00 g
Carbohydrate: 69.00 g
Fats: 24.00 g

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