Recipe of Homemade Chicken tikka masala

Chicken tikka masala
Chicken tikka masala

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This is an easy recipe for Chicken Tikka Masala–chicken marinated in yogurt and spices and then served in a tomato cream sauce. Serve with rice or warm pita bread. Place the chicken on the grill, shaking off some of the excess marinade. Combine garlic, ginger, turmeric, garam masala, coriander, and cumin in a small bowl.

To get started with this particular recipe, we must prepare a few ingredients. You can cook chicken tikka masala using 25 ingredients and 6 steps. Here is how you can achieve it.

The ingredients needed to make Chicken tikka masala:
  1. Prepare 1 teaspoon cinnamon ground
  2. Prepare 1 teaspoon coriander ground
  3. Prepare 1 teaspoon cumin ground
  4. Prepare 1/2 teaspoon cardamom ground
  5. Get 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg ground
  6. Make ready 1/2 teaspoon black pepper ground
  7. Make ready 2 - 3 teaspoon teaspoons salt
  8. Take 2 - 3 teaspoons paprika
  9. Get 2 - 3 boneless skinless chicken breasts pieces , diced into small cubes
  10. Make ready 3 Tbsps garam masala spice (see above)
  11. Make ready 1/2 cup yogurt plain
  12. Make ready 1/2 lemon a squeezed
  13. Prepare 1 ginger small piece , peeled
  14. Prepare 3 cloves garlic , peeled
  15. Make ready 1 yellow onion
  16. Get 2 - 3 boneless skinless chicken breasts pieces , diced into small cubes
  17. Make ready garam masala rest of remaining spice (see above)
  18. Prepare 1 1/2 Tbsps olive oil
  19. Make ready 1 Tbsp tomato paste
  20. Prepare 3 tomatoes ( 1 can peeled as alternative)
  21. Make ready 1 teaspoon tomato paste
  22. Get Salt
  23. Get 1/2 cup cream low-fat
  24. Prepare 1/4 cup cilantro leaves
  25. Prepare basmati rice Cooked for serving

Add onion to skillet and cook until. Authentic Chicken Tikka Masala is usually made with yogurt marinated chicken, skewered and chargrilled for incredible bbq flavours. For the sake of making this recipe much easier for us to make at home, we are using a skillet or pot to cook it all in, while still keeping those amazing flavours. Add chicken strips and toss to coat.

Steps to make Chicken tikka masala:
  1. In a large bowl with chicken add yogurt, lemon juice. Stir in 1/2 of garam masala spice (see above ingredients). Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour.
  2. Add oil to preheated pan. Cut chilli in small pieces and saute for a minute. Turn down to medium heat. Now add crushed garlic and ginger fry for 2 minutes till they turn slightly brown.
  3. Add the onion and sauté, stirring occasionally, until light brown and caramelized, about 5 minutes. Now add the rest of garam masala spice(see above) and mix well for 2-5 minutes.
  4. Add tomatoes and stir. Turn heat very low, stir occasionally, cook till tomatoes get mushy. Lastly add the teaspoon of tomato paste. (Patience here, can take up to 20-25 minutes of your time!)
  5. Now turn up heat and add marinated chicken, stir well. Cook from all sides for 5-8 minutes. Simmer on low heat until sauce thickens, about 20 minutes.
  6. The chicken should be cooked now and sauce will have thickened. Lastly add cream and stir well! Transfer to a serving platter, and garnish with fresh cilantro.

For the sake of making this recipe much easier for us to make at home, we are using a skillet or pot to cook it all in, while still keeping those amazing flavours. Add chicken strips and toss to coat. And the chicken is perfectly tender with the creamiest, most flavor-packed sauce ever! What is Chicken Tikka Masala This dish is made with chicken that gets marinated in a spicy curry sauce with plain yogurt and cooked with tomatoes, spices, and more plain yogurt. You can use breasts or thighs, and it's great served with rice.

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