Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Butter chicken



Ingredients

To marinate

Chicken (boneless) - 1/2 kg
Redchilly powder - 1 tbs
Turmeric powder -1/4 tsp
Salt
Coriander powder - 1 tbs
Cumin powder - 1/2 tsp
Garam masala - 1 tsp
Yogurt -1/2 cup
Lime juice - 1/2 tsp
Ginger -garlic paste - 1 tbs

For gravy

Onion - 3
Tomato puree - 3 tomotoes
Ginger - garlic chopped - 1 tsp
Redchilly powder - 1/2 tsp
Coriander powder - 1/2 tsp
Kasoorimethi - 3/4 tsp
Garam masala - 1/2 tsp
Fresh cream - 1/2 cup

Preparation

Marinate the chicken with ingredients mentioned and set aside for 1 hour.Preheat the oven to 200 degree centigrade and cook the chicken for 15 -20 minutes.(For extra taste add the fat that get deposited in the baking tray to the gravy)

In a a saucepan add some oil and saute onions till light brown in colour.Add chopped ginger and garlic saute for few minutes and add all the powders except kasoorimethi and saute till raw smell goes off. Allow it cool down and blend it to a smooth paste.Pour the gravy back to a saucepan ,add tomoto puree and allow it boil.Add cooked chicken and kasoorimethi powder .Let it boil for few more minutes.Finally add fresh cream and when it is starts to boil turn off the flame and garnish with coriander leaves.

21 comments:

Kairali sisters said...

wow..Yummy yummy butter chicken, fried ricente koode kidu combo..

Love
Kairali sisters

TREAT AND TRICK said...

Looks so creamy and delicious....

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Hi Ruchi

Simply delicious looking butter chicken. Loved the colour of it.

Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

GayathriRaj said...

wow butter chicken...its really good and perfect one....

Suja Sugathan said...

Wow delicious butter chicken..rich and creamy gravy.

PranisKitchen said...

wow super da..really rich and creamy..with rice/chapathi simply we can eat 5 chapati with this yummy curry

Swathi said...

Butter chicken kollam

Priya said...

Slurppp tempting butter chicken, looks super rich..

Yummy Team said...

Butter chicken looks so tempting!! I too love it with fried rice..Great recipe!!

BeenaShylesh said...

loved the colour...delisiosu dear.....and a beautiful look for ur blog......

AshKuku said...

Hey!!! That is a Better Chicken.... Splendid color & the flavors are mouth watering..... Yummy!!!

Ash....
(http://asha-oceanichope.blogspot.com/)

Sarah Naveen said...

new look kollam ktooo.....
mm innu butter chicken, innalle pepper chicken...njan enthu droham cheythu enne ingane kothipikkan
Adipoli

An Open Book said...

U are any day welcome to come home :)
butter chicken looks yummmeeeee

Aparna said...

adipoli..:) blog look nannayitundu..:)

Sreelekha Sumesh said...

Adipoli butter chicken.Looks perfect

Sushma Mallya said...

My fav chicken gravy ,looks yummy:)..thts so sweet of u vineetha to drop ur lovely comment and understand my situation.... v much appreciated..thank u:)

Premalatha Aravindhan said...

Very delicious recipe,first time here.Do visit my blog,if time permits...
http://premascooking.blogspot.com

knk said...

wow delicious chicken curry i love it

Vrinda said...

Creamy n yummy chicken..layout matyo? Mahi has same layout for his blog,looks gr8

Suma Rajesh said...

wish i could have that now..looks soo perfect dear..

sangee vijay said...

Slurp....so tempting butter chicken...looks perfect n would like to try!!

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