Recipe Tip When you are making the onion and nuts paste, avoid adding any water. If you feel the gravy for the curry is thick then you can add water when it is cooking and adjust the consistency. Share your version of this recipe How do you make Chicken Maharani at home? Share your version with us! Frequently Asked Questions Can I add milk to this recipe? Yes. If you want a more creamy version of this recipe, then you can add milk to it. What can I do if cashews and almonds are not available? If cashews and almonds are not available then you can roast some makhana and then make them into a paste by adding little water.