All cooked in the one dish (less washing up, hooray!), this authentic creamy butter chicken recipe is perfect for weeknight dinners.
The ingredient of Easy one-pot butter chicken recipe
- 1 tablespoon olive oil
- 6 chicken thighs (bone in, skin on)
- 1 onion, finely chopped
- 2 garlic cloves, crushed
- 4cm piece (20g) ginger, finely grated
- 50g unsalted butter
- 1 tablespoon tandoori paste
- 2 tablespoons tomato paste
- 2 cups (500ml) Campbells Real Stock Chicken
- 400g can chopped tomatoes
- 1/2 cup (125ml) coconut cream
- 2 cups (560g) thick Greek-style yoghurt
- 1/2 cup dill fronds, roughly chopped
- Juice of 1 lemon
- 1 telegraph cucumber, sliced into rounds
- 2 long green chillies, thinly sliced
- Roti, to serve
- Lime, to serve
- Micro coriander, to serve
- 1 teaspoon ground cumin
- 1 teaspoon ground ginger
- 1 teaspoon ground smoked paprika
- 1 teaspoon ground coriander seeds
- 1 teaspoon ground turmeric
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1 teaspoon ground dried mint
- 1 teaspoon fenugreek seeds, toasted, ground
- 1 teaspoon caraway seeds, toasted, ground
- 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
- 1/4 teaspoon ground cardamom
The instruction how to make Easy one-pot butter chicken recipe
- Heat oil in a large flameproof casserole over high heat. Season chicken and cook, skin-side down, for 6 minutes or until golden, then turn and cook for a further 4 minutes or until sealed. Remove from pan and set aside.
- For the spice mix, combine all spices in the casserole. Add onion, garlic, ginger and butter, and reduce heat to low. Cook, stirring, for 5 minutes or until onion has softened. Add tandoori and tomato pastes, and cook for a further 1 minute, then add stock and tomato.
- Return chicken to pan, increase heat to high and bring to the boil. Reduce heat to medium-low and cook for 1 hour or until tender and sauce has reduced by half. Season, and stir in coconut cream.
- Combine yoghurt, dill and lemon juice in a bowl. Season.
- Serve curry with cucumber, chilli, dill yoghurt, roti, lime and coriander.
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