The chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) is a domesticated fowl, a subspecies of the Red Junglefowl. As one of the most common and widespread domestic animals, and with a population of more than 24 billion in 2003, there are more chickens in the world than any other species of bird. Humans keep chickens primarily as a source of food, consuming both their meat and their eggs. The chicken's "cultural and culinary dominance" could be considered amazing to some in view of its believed domestic origin and purpose and it has "inspired contributions to culture, art, cuisine, science and religion" from antiquity to the present. The traditional poultry farming view of the domestication of the chicken is stated in Encyclopædia Britannica (2007): "Humans first domesticated chickens of Indian origin for the purpose of cockfighting in Asia, Africa, and Europe. Very little formal attention was given to egg or meat production... " Recent genetic studies have pointed to multiple maternal origins in...
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on Oct 31, 2013 , 12:41 am
Seduce ur taste buds with the mouth watering GRAVY CHICKEN(in punjabi-dogri style)
Hey guys,if u're bored of eating out those kfc and Mc D stuff and ur taste buds are demanding some flavour of ur motherland.Get ready to enjoy this gravy chicken full of spices...yeah THE TADKA INDIANO :)NOTE:If you are a pure veggie.....,still you can try the spicy stuff by replacing the chicken with the soya chaps available in the market.(don't worry it even has an ice-cream stick to compensate the leg piece. 3:)PREPARATION TIME:10 Minutes more »