Butter Chicken Recipe

Butter chicken recipe is a Pakistani/ Indian dish made with chicken in a creamy curry sauce. Chicken is marinated in mixture for yogurt and all spices. The major ingredients required to prepare Butter Chicken recipe includes chili powder, ginger/ garlic, garam masala, tomatoes, cinnamon, cloves, almonds and cream. Thick curry based butter chicken recipe is a treat to eat.


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Aliumair from Karachi
  1. 1/4 pint/150ml natural yogurt
  2. 2 ounces/50g ground almonds
  3. 1 1/2 tsp chili powder
  4. 1/4 tsp crushed bay leaves
  5. 1/4 tsp ground cloves
  6. 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon
  7. 1 tsp garam masala
  8. 4 green cardamom pods
  9. 1 tsp ginger pulp
  10. 1 tsp garlic pulp
  11. 14 ounce/400g can tomatoes
  12. 1 1/4 tsp salt
  13. 2 pounds/1kg chicken, skinned, boned and cubed
  14. 3 ounces/75g butter
  15. 1 tbsp corn oil
  16. 2 medium onions, sliced
  17. 2 tbsp fresh coriander, chopped
  18. 4 tbsp cream
  • Place the yogurt, ground almonds, all the dry spices, ginger, garlic, tomatoes and salt in a mixing bowl and blend together thoroughly.
  • Put the chicken into a large mixing bowl and pour over the yogurt mixture. Set aside.
  • Melt together the butter and oil in a medium karahi, wok or frying pan. Add the onions and fry for about 3 minutes. Add the chicken mixture and stir-fry for about 7 to 10 minutes.
  • Stir in about half of the coriander and mix well. Pour over the cream and stir in well. Bring to the boil. Garnish the indian butter chicken with the remaining chopped coriander to serve the chicken curry.
Reviews & Discussions

This Butter chicken recipe is very very delicious.. i was this recipes then my husband and my all family members appreciate me.. thanks hamariweb

  • Sadia, Lahore
  • Tue 05 May, 2020

This butter chicken is the delicious dish ever who has the light taste and makes with the lots of butter that make so delicious of this dish I try many recipes and found this recipes is quit easy that mine whole family eat and was like to it.

  • AAbida, multan
  • Mon 24 Sep, 2018

This is the delicious dish of butter chicken that everyone like toe at that due to the delicious taste and sweet juicy chicken

  • usman, Karachi
  • Mon 23 Apr, 2018

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  • Sameer, Karachi
  • Fri 23 Feb, 2018

This is the delicious dish ever of mine whole family and this is the looking so spicy who they would like to eat that very eagerly

  • sania, islamabad
  • Wed 10 Jan, 2018

Instead of buying the books I come here for making Butter chicken which is really good for me and help me to improve myself with the tasty dishes

  • nayla, multan
  • Tue 12 Dec, 2017

It was a totally new practice for me to attempt butter chicken. Absolutely it was extremely flavorsome, delectable and lip-smacking. Much obliged to you such a great amount for sharing this formula.

  • fareeha, Karachi
  • Mon 11 Dec, 2017

This butter chicken is the delicious dish ever who has the light taste and makes with the lots of butter that make so delicious of this dish

  • aneesa, multan
  • Wed 06 Dec, 2017

I attempted this butter chicken at my inn. My superintendent tasted it and said that I could be an extraordinary and radiant cook in the event that you continue rehearsing and testing nourishment like this one.

  • fariha, guj
  • Wed 29 Nov, 2017

This is the very easy recipe to make that easily without doing any mistake and this butter chicken is mine most favorite recipe ever

  • zoya, Karachi
  • Mon 13 Nov, 2017