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Moroccan Chicken Briaouts Step by Step Recipe

Chicken Briouats Moroccan Recipe

Enjoy delicious chicken Moroccan briouats in iftar; we have put here the a very easy step by step recipe.

Moroccan Chicken Briouats Recipe

One of the most famous Moroccan pastry parcels are Chicken Briouats. They are so delicious to the degree that you can not help eating them.

In the following article, we are going to learn what we need to make the Moroccan Chicken Briouats, and how to make them with step by step pictures.

Course Snack
Cuisine Moroccan


  • 150 grams chicken
  • 2-3 large onions finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup oil
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp red pepper
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon powder
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • a pinch nutmeg powder
  • 1 liter water approx.
  • a bunch parsley chopped
  • 5 no. eggs
  • 500 grams pastry sheet large
  • 200 grams melted butter
  • one no. egg yolk or 1 tbsp flour dissolved with 2 tbsp water


  1. Clean the chicken very well. Put it in a pot with the chopped onions, oil, salt, and spices.

    Chicken Briouats Recipe
  2. Fry them, and stir till the chicken and the onions are golden brown.

    Moroccan Chicken Briouats
  3. Then add approximately one liter water.

    Moroccan Briouats Recipe
  4. Let the chicken to be cooked over medium heat for 45 minutes to one hour. 

    Chicken Briouat Recipe
  5. When it is well cooked, you take the chicken out of the pot.
    Keep the onions and the sauce cooking in the pot on slow heat.

    Chicken Briouat Recipe
  6. Let the heat of the chicken to cool down a little bit, then start separating the meat from the bones.

    Chicken Briouats Recipe in Moroccan Style
  7. Cut the meat into small pieces by your hands or by the use of scissors.

  8. When the sauce is thick, add the eggs one by one with well stirring till you get this mixture. Then turn the stove off.

    Briouats Recipe
  9. At the end, add the chicken pieces to the mixture.

    Briouats Recipes
  10. Let them absorb the sauce.

    How to Make Chicken Briouats
  11. Cut the pastel sheet into long strips, and grease each strip with melted butter.

    How to Make Moroccan Chicken Briouats
  12. Put a spoon’s quantity of chicken mixture, fold it into a triangle, from right to left, and then from left to right as in the pictures.

    Chicken Briouats Recipe
  13. Continue shaping the briouats.

    Chicken Briouats Recipe
  14. Paste the last strip with egg yolk or with water flour mixture.

    Chicken Briouats Recipe
  15. Place them in an oven plate, grease the surface of the plate and the top of the Briouats with melted butter, and then put them in an oven on a medium heat for 10 to 15 minutes.

    Chicken Briouat
  16. AND here are the delicious Moroccan Chicken Briouats.

    Chicken Briouat Recipe
  17. Enjoy!

    Briouats Recipe

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