Butter Chicken


Ingredients
  • Boneless Chicken - 1 lb(about 500 gms)
  • Onion - 2 medium sized
  • Tomato - 2
  • Turmeric Powder - 1 tsp
  • Chilli Powder - 1 tsp
  • Ginger Garlic Paste - 1 tsp
  • Garam Masala - 1/2 tsp
  • Butter - 1 tbsp
  • Heavy Cream - 1-2 tbsp
  • Raisins - 5-6
  • Yogurt - 1 tbsp
  • Kasoori Methi(dried fenugreek leaves) - a pinch, powdered.
  • Coriander leaves to Garnish

Preparation


Marinate the chicken with Yogurt, Ginger garlic paste and salt . Clean the chicken and cut into medium sized pieces. Make a puree of the tomatoes ,onion and raisin. Melt the butter in a thick bottomed vessel. Add the tomato and onion puree and cook at medium for 10 Minutes. Add red chilli powder,garam masala turmeric powder and salt and cook for few more minutes . Add the marinated chicken and cook covered for 20-25 minutes. Add enough heavy cream to adjust the thickness of the gravy. Add kasoori methi and mix well. Garnish with coriander leaves.

34 Comments:

Sushma Mallya said...

one of my favourite...love the pic ...so tempting,and feeling hungry too...

Palidor said...

Yum! I tried to make butter chicken once, but it didn't turn out nearly as good as yours. I have bookmarked your recipe and can't wait to try it!

Chitra said...

butter chicken , its really a better chicken ;)

Nostalgia said...

really cool photo!

Soma Pradhan said...

This surely looks so yummy..Perfect with hot steamed rice...Awesome

Gulmohar said...

great click...

Tina said...

skidu mole skidu.....

Sailaja Damodaran said...

yummy with jeera rice or roti...nice click

5 Star Foodie said...

Butter chicken sounds so good, perfect with hot bowl of rice!

Sangeetha Subhash said...

Omg, am hungry now..Such a delicious butter chicken.....U r rocking gal!

Happy cook said...

Wow beautiful and so so creamy delcious.

Abhilash said...

Vrinda... Butter chicken looks to be a super prepration. This is really awsome.

Hey! forget to ask... how can you cook so many recipes everyday... "samadichu boss samadhichu"

Also Kanakanmani, watch that movie it is a superb movie... a horror movie but well picturised and the theme is also superb. We went for the moie after two months and that too at 9.30 Pm show so there were no people... :)

Gita said...

Vrinda, that bowl of chicken with rice is awfully tempting :)

*sangi* said...

Butter chicken kandal enikk vattkum Vrinda!

Barbara Bakes said...

This looks like a restaurant meal! Delicious!

Smitha said...

If you sear the chicken and add it to the dish, it will taste really nice. try that next time.

Priya said...

Vrinda, lovely dish, looks like the one served at restaurant, lip smacking dish!

Padma said...

Looks so creamy and very tempting pic Vrinda :)

Sreelekha Sumesh said...

oh..yummy yummy..Same njanum undakkiyittundu..post cheythittilla..urs looks so colourful and tempting..

Aysha said...

Butter chicken is my favourite...urs looks so yummy...will surely try next time

Nandini said...

Butter chicken is always the better chicken for a family! I want to grab some from the picture!

Sreelekha Sumesh said...

Vrinda..

oru award ente blog l vrinda yeyum nokki erikkundu..Accept it dear..

Simply Life said...

Oooh this looks great!

Cinnamon-Girl Reeni♥ said...

This looks so rich and delicious! I wish I could eat it!

Sushma Mallya said...

hi vrinda, wanted to share an award with u, so pls do come and collect it from my blog

Sanghi said...

Wow.. yum yum butter chicken vrinda..!

Lena Rashmin Raj said...

wowww..i was tellin my hus that i want butter chicken n roti 2day.. :) kothiyaavunnu...

Lena Rashmin Raj said...

can u tell me hw to create a recipe index like urs???

Homecooked said...

Oh wow...this looks soooo good! Delicious!

Helene said...

I love butter chicken. Yours look so inviting.

Premyscakes said...

looks great like restaurant ones. great!!!

Akal's Saappadu said...

wow wow, look at the creamy gravy on the chicken, so mouth-watering!!

Muraligeetham said...

wow! looks perfect ! thanks for the comment on my blog.

meeso said...

I never get tired of seeing recipes for this... It's one of my daughter's absolute favorites, it looks delicious!

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