Butter chicken | How to make Butter chicken

By Megha Choudhary  |  16th Apr 2017  |  
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About Butter chicken Recipe

Famous North Indian chicken delicacy

Butter chicken is delicious and authentic dish. Butter chicken by Megha Choudhary is a great option when you want something interesting to eat at home. Restaurant style Butter chicken is liked by most people . The preparation time of this recipe is 60 minutes and it takes 30 minutes to cook it properly. Butter chicken is an amazing dish which is liked by the people of every region. By the help of this recipe you can definitely know how to make a perfect Butter chicken. Butter chicken is an amazing dish which is perfectly appropriate for any occasion. Butter chicken is delicious as well as healthy dish because it contains large amount of healthy nutrients. Surprise your family and friends by preparing this restaurant style Butter chicken at your home.

Butter chicken

Ingredients to make Butter chicken

  • 1/2 kg Boneless chicken
  • lemon juice
  • salt as per taste
  • red chilli powder
  • ginger garlic paste
  • Thick curd as required for marinating
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 1 thin cinnamon stick
  • 1 green cardamom
  • 2 cloves
  • 2 green chillies slit
  • 4 large tomatoes pureed
  • 10 cashew nuts paste
  • 1/4 tsp garam masala
  • 1/4 tsp sugar
  • cream
  • coriander leaves for garnish

How to make Butter chicken

  1. Marinate chicken with lemon juice, salt, red chilli powder, ginger garlic paste and curd. Keep it aside for 1 hour.
  2. After 1 hour grill the chicken in oven.
  3. For gravy heat the butter in a pan. Add all the whole dry spices and fry till gets the aroma. Add ginger garlic paste, green chilies and fry it for a minute.
  4. Add tomato puree, red chili powder, sugar and salt . Mix and cook until the tomato puree becomes thick and begins to leave the side of a pan.
  5. Pour 1 cup of water into the pan, add cashew paste and let it cook for 2 minutes or adjust the consistency with water.
  6. Add garam masala in a gravy then add chicken and simmer for about 5 minutes, till it becomes soft and tender.
  7. Switch off the gas and mix cream
  8. Garnish the butter chicken with coriander leaves.

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