Makhani Chatpata Chicken | How to make Makhani Chatpata Chicken

By Salma Godil  |  20th Jan 2016  |  
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  • Makhani Chatpata Chicken, How to make Makhani Chatpata Chicken
Makhani Chatpata Chickenby Salma Godil
  • Prep Time

    15

    mins
  • Cook Time

    20

    mins
  • Serves

    2

    People

1087

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About Makhani Chatpata Chicken Recipe

This mughlai dish is sure to amaze your guest with its flavour and aroma. The chatpata taste will make you eat more of this dish. It goes best with a naan or even any flavoured rice.

Makhani Chatpata Chicken

Ingredients to make Makhani Chatpata Chicken

  • chicken - 200 gms (boneless, cut into tikka sized cubes)
  • oil - 1 tsp
  • butter - 2 tbsp
  • ginger garlic paste - 1½ tsp
  • cloves - 2-3
  • cinnamon sticks - 2
  • Green chilli paste - 2 tsp
  • coriander paste - 1 cup
  • coriander powder - 1 tsp
  • Roasted cumin powder - ½ tsp
  • pepper powder - ½ tsp
  • elaichi powder - 1 tsp
  • curd - ½ cup
  • kaju paste - 2 tbsp
  • cream - 2 tbsp
  • Chat masala - 2 tsp
  • mint leaves - few
  • Garam masala powder - ¼ tsp
  • salt - very little (if required)
  • water - ½ cup

How to make Makhani Chatpata Chicken

  1. Heat oil & butter, add cloves, cinnamon sticks, when they splutter add ginger- garlic paste and saute for a minute until the raw smell goes.
  2. Then add coriander paste, green chilli paste, curds, kaju paste, cumin powder, pepper powder, elaichi powder, chat masala and salt (if required). Cook until oil leaves the sides.
  3. Now add chicken pieces and water and cook till chicken is tender.
  4. Lastly add butter, garam masala powder, mint leaves and fresh cream. Simmer for 5 minutes.
  5. Serve hot with butter parathas or zeera rice.

My Tip:

You can simply replace chicken with paneer to make a vegetarian version of this recipe.

Reviews for Makhani Chatpata Chicken (5)

Rekha Ghadawala2 months ago

Nice
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Tahera Khatri2 years ago

Turned out really gud
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Durga Biswas2 years ago

nice dish
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Ayesha Masood2 years ago

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Mash C2 years ago

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