Butter Chicken Recipe

Butter Chicken

INGREDIENTS

  • Juice of 1/2 a lemon
  • 1 c. Greek yogurt
  • 1 tsp. turmeric
  • 2 tsp. garam masala, divided
  • 1 tsp. cumin
  • 1 1/2 lb. chicken breast, cut into 1″ pieces
  • 6 tbsp. butter, divided
  • 1 large onion, sliced
  • 2 jalapeños, minced
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tbsp. freshly grated ginger
  • 1 tsp. paprika
  • 1 28-oz. can diced tomatoes
  • 1/2 c. heavy cream
  • Cilantro, for garnish
  • Basmati rice, cooked. for serving
  • Naan, for serving

DIRECTIONS

  1. In a large bowl, whisk together yogurt, lemon, turmeric, 1 teaspoon garam masala, and cumin. Toss chicken in mixture and let marinate for 15 minutes.
  2. In a large Dutch oven (or wide pot) over medium high heat, melt 2 tablespoons butter. Working in batches, add the chicken and cook until golden all over, about 2 minutes per side. Remove and set aside chicken.
  3. Reduce heat to medium and melt another 2 tablespoons butter. Add the onions, jalapeños, and cinnamon stick. Cook until the onion and the jalapeños are tender, about 8 minutes. Stir in the garlic, ginger, remaining teaspoon garam masala, and paprika and cook until fragrant, about 1 minute.
  4. Add the tomatoes and bring mixture to a simmer. Add the chicken and toss to coat in the sauce. Let simmer until the chicken is cooked through, about 8 minutes.
  5. Add the cream and the remaining 2 tablespoons butter and stir until the butter has melted.
  6. Serve warm over rice with naan.
  • facebook
  • googleplus
  • twitter
  • linkedin
  • linkedin
  • linkedin
Previous «
Next »

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Clipper28 Digital Media

Latest News

Daily Digital Newspaper

Entertainment

Advertisement

Clipper28
Clipper28
14:58 31 Aug 17
Clipper28.com is a useful Website, Which covers all types of latest news all around the world, This site is having very interesting videos also. In very short time this site has grown and gain good ranking in Global media.
harsh sahu
harsh sahu
07:29 31 Aug 17
It's a vry good web portal news website in raipur chhattisgarh.
Minal Sharma
Minal Sharma
08:30 29 Aug 17
this news website is verry fast. i like it
Amit Sharma
Amit Sharma
07:59 29 Aug 17
Best environment,best content,best segments overall the best digital media for connecting youth.
Dipesh Nishad
Dipesh Nishad
15:04 31 Aug 17
Best News Portal for the latest Updates.
See All Reviews