Recipe Tips For this recipe, you can also use bone-in chicken curry cut pieces. Share your version of this recipe Have you tried making Chicken Rezala at home? Do let us know by sharing your version of the recipe with us. Frequently Asked Questions What can I use to add a pop of colour to the curry? Traditionally, red chilli powder is not used for this dish. However, you can add 1 tsp red chilli powder before adding the chicken to give the curry a slightly reddish colour. Can I use eggs along with the chicken? Yes. Although the traditional recipe uses mutton, we can also use a whole chicken cut into halves and boiled eggs for this recipe. Is sesame paste necessary for this recipe? No. You can also grind and use poppy seeds too for this dish.