Butter Chicken - Delicious

I have tried several recipes for this, but this is the one which was easier and the dish came out tasty too, my family and friends just loved

Butter Chicken - Delicious

I have tried several recipes for this, but this is the one which was easier and the dish came out tasty too, my family and friends just loved

Category : Non-Vegetarian, Chicken

author-image
By Kavitha Biju

Published On: 23 Dec 2008

Rating: 4
13 Votes, 5 Reviews
Write a Review
30 Minutes
Served : 6
Print Recipe

Ingredients

Directions

Step 1

Marinate chicken pieces with salt, 1/2 tbsp of ginger-garlic paste, chilli powder,coriander powder and pepper powder.

Step 2

Shallow fry until golden brown.

Step 3

In the same kadai, saute onion, ginger-garlic paste and green chillies.

Step 4

When onions turn golden brown, add crushed kasuri methi, salt, tomatoes and cashew nut.

Step 5

Saute for 3 - 4 minutes.

Step 6

Add enough water and cook covered.

Step 7

When tomatoes are well cooked, transfer to a blender and grind until the mixture is smooth.

Step 8

:- Please make sure the mix has cooled before you transfer to blender.

Step 9

Heat up a kadai.

Step 10

Add butter followed by the blended mixture and the chicken pieces.

Step 11

Let it simmer so that the chicken pieces absorb the sauce and will be realy juicy.

Step 12

Add cream, food color (red),tomato ketchup and sugar for balancing the taste.

Step 13

:- Do not add nore tomatoes to get the colour because it will not give the red color and will be more sour.

Step 14

:- Goes well with hot nan, chappathi, roti, or even ghee rice.

user
Reply
joe

Wow! its mouth watering..really thank u..

user
Reply
ceri

This is my first trial. I tried out butter chicken and it turned out really yummy .....keep posting more.

user
Reply
sareeta

tried this one, came out really nice. one of the best ive made so far. once the dish was done, i fried sum onions golden brown wid a pinch of sugar and whole garam masala and added to the gravy! very nice!

user
Reply
manju

i too tried few recepies of butter chicken.but nothing came out to be delicious.this one was excellent and i finally tried a good butter chicken.thank you very much Kavitha

user
Reply
biju

Easy to prepare and tasty

Leave your Review

More by This Author

Top Contributors

  • Recipes of Nizana Shammas

    Nizana Shammas

    Nizana Shammas is a hosewife who has lots of interest n cooking. She is an expert in providing various traditional recipes.

  • Recipes of Renukadevi Kumanan

    Renukadevi Kumanan

    Renukadevi Kumanan is a well versed person in providing varities of South Indian recipes and also some modern recipes. She used to try varities of recipes from different cuisines.