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One Pot Butter Chicken Recipe

One Pot Butter Chicken
How to make One Pot Butter Chicken

Juicy chicken pieces marinated and cooked in a flavourful tomato gravy - this one pot butter chicken can be prepared in just under 30 minutes. It tastes best when paired with some naan and chutney. Top it with some cream and indulge in its goodness.

  • Total Cook Time 25 mins
  • Prep Time 10 mins
  • Cook Time 15 mins
  • Recipe Servings2
  • Easy

Ingredients of One Pot Butter Chicken

  • 6-7 Chicken pieces
  • For marination:
  • 2 tbsp Oil
  • 2 tsp Lemon juice
  • 1/2 tsp Garam masala
  • 1/2 tsp Red chilli powder
  • For gravy:
  • 4 Tomatoes
  • 1 tsp Ginger-garlic paste
  • 1.5 tsp Red chilli powder
  • 1 tsp Kasuri methi
  • 1 tsp Cardamom powder
  • 1 tbsp Cream
  • to taste Salt

How to Make One Pot Butter Chicken

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Heat some oil in a heavy-bottomed saucepan. Cook marinated chicken chunks until crisp.
Remove the chicken and set it aside. Mix in the bay leaf and cloves.
Then, add the chopped onions and heat until they are transparent.
Mix in the ginger garlic paste, tomato puree, red chilli powder, kasuri methi, pepper, and garam masala.
Continue to cook until the oil separates from the gravy.
Now pour in some water and add the chicken pieces.
Allow it to simmer. Serve with a dollop of cream on top.
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