Indian Buttered Chicken with Yogurt Flatbread Recipe | Yummly

Indian Buttered Chicken with Yogurt Flatbread

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Ivan Kesseler: "Enjoyed it big time! Very flavorful." Read More
14Ingredients
15Minutes
600Calories

Description

Murgh Makhani, better known as Buttered Chicken, is thought to have been developed around 1950 in India. The chicken is seasoned with garam masala, a warm Indian spice, and cooked in butter, duh. A gravy of tomato sauce and coconut milk coat the chicken and offer a rich, addicting bite. The mind-blowing flavor party happening in this dish might even win over those who previously vetoed Indian food. Lure them in with the scratch flatbread and they won’t be able to resist dipping it in the alluring buttered chicken sauce. Indian for the win!

Ingredients

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  • 2 chicken breasts (or thighs or meat or seafood or tofu)
  • 6 tablespoons butter
  • 2 tablespoons Garam Masala
  • 1 red onion
  • 1 cup flour
  • 3/4 cup yogurt
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 cup tomato sauce (whatever you have leftover)
  • 1/2 cup whole fat coconut milk (not light)
  • 10 sprigs cilantro (stems & leaves)
  • salt (staples)
  • pepper (staples)
  • olive oil (staples)
  • lime
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    Directions

    1. Place both a large pan and a medium grill pan over medium heat.
    2. Add your butter to the large pan to melt. On a plastic cutting board, cut the chicken breasts first into strips, then into chunks.
    3. Season your chicken with garam masala, salt, and pepper. Next, grab your red onion and dice it up. Your butter should be melted by now, pour off about 2 tablespoons into a small bowl and reserve for later. Return the pan to the stove. Add the seasoned chicken chunks to your pan with the butter. Add about 3/4s of your diced onion to the chicken.
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    NutritionView More

    600Calories
    Sodium31% DV740mg
    Fat55% DV36g
    Protein61% DV31g
    Carbs14% DV42g
    Fiber24% DV6g
    Calories600Calories from Fat320
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat36g55%
    Saturated Fat20g100%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol125mg42%
    Sodium740mg31%
    Potassium880mg25%
    Protein31g61%
    Calories from Fat320
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate42g14%
    Dietary Fiber6g24%
    Sugars7g14%
    Vitamin A25%
    Vitamin C25%
    Calcium20%
    Iron25%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(2)

    Ivan Kesseler 21 days ago
    Enjoyed it big time! Very flavorful.
    Navarro Garcia a month ago
    Delish & easy to make.

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