You are here

My Butter Chicken (Murgh Makhani) Is Easy And Delicious Served over Rice by Rockin Robin

I will show you how I make butter chicken which is an Indian dish with a good amount of heat.
Ingredients
  Vegetable oil 2 Tablespoon
  Garlic 2 Tablespoon, mince
  Red onion 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), finely chopped
  Ginger 1 Tablespoon, mince
  Tomato paste 2 Tablespoon
  Cumin seeds 1 Tablespoon
  Garam masala 1 Tablespoon
  Brown sugar 1 Tablespoon (packed)
  Red chili flakes 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Turmeric 1 Teaspoon
  Chicken breast boneless skinless 1 1⁄2 Pound (cut into 1/2 inch chunks)
  Low fat yogurt 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Cooked rice 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Cut the chicken breast into ½ inch chunks, keep it aside.
2. Mince the garlic and ginger, finely chop the onions and keep everything aside.

MAKING
3. In a pan sauté the garlic, ginger and onions in the oil for 4 minutes.
4. Add tomato paste, cumin seeds, garam masala, brown sugar, turmeric, chili flakes and salt. And cook for 2 minutes, keep stirring.
5. Add chicken and coat it well with the masala, add yogurt and water and let it cook for 8-10 minutes.
6. Stir and mix well, after 10 minutes check if the chicken is cooked completely.

SERVING
7. Serve the butter chicken along with steamed white rice.

Things You Will Need
pan

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
Indian
Preparation Time: 
25 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
55 Minutes
Servings: 
2
Subtitle: 
Murgh Makhani

Rate It

Your rating: None
4.25
Average: 4.3 (3 votes)

Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 926 Calories from Fat 213

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 24 g37.1%

Saturated Fat 3.7 g18.7%

Trans Fat 0.1 g

Cholesterol 199 mg66.3%

Sodium 1470.2 mg61.3%

Total Carbohydrates 84 g27.9%

Dietary Fiber 4.8 g19%

Sugars 15.7 g

Protein 90 g180%

Vitamin A 13.2% Vitamin C 31.5%

Calcium 30.4% Iron 65.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

My Butter Chicken (Murgh Makhani) Is Easy And Delicious Served Over Rice By Rockin Robin Recipe Video, Murgh Makhani