Heat the ghee in a heavy-based pan and add the cumin seeds.
When the seeds splutter, add the onions and sauté till light brown.
Add the ground paste and sauté again till the fat separates.
Increase heat, add the chicken pieces, and stir-fry until coated with the masala.
Add the turmeric, chilli powder, garam masala, coriander powder, salt and the green chillies.
Stir-fry to mix well.
Add 2 cups of water and the milk paste, bring to a boil and simmer uncovered for 15-20 minutes or till the chicken is tender.
Serve hot, garnished with the cream and coriander leaves.
Key Ingredients: chicken, clarified butter, cumin seeds, onion, poppy seeds, turmeric, red chilli, garam masala, coriander powder, salt, green chillies, khoya, cashew nuts, milk, desiccated coconut, cream, coriander leaves