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750 gms Chicken cut into 4 large pieces on the bone
8-10 medium Tamatar (Tomatoes)
2 one-inch cinnamon sticks
8-10 cloves
8-10 green cardamoms
to taste Salt
3.5 tps Kashmiri red chilli powder
1 lemon Juice
1.5 inch Ginger
10-12 garlic cloves
2 green chillies
400 gms Dahi (Yogurt
2.5 tbs Ginger Garlic Paste
0.5 tsp garam masala powder + to sprinkle
2 tbs mustard oil (sarson tel)
1 tbs oil + to grease
3 tbs Butter
2 Cup readymade tomato puree
1 tsp Kasoori Methi
2 tbs honey
few sprigs fresh coriander leaves
3 tbs Fresh cream

Dilliwala Butter Chicken

  • Medium




1. Roughly chop the tomatoes. Put them into a large mixer jar and grind to a puree. 2. Put the puree into a non-stick pan. Rinse the jar with a little water and add to the pan, mix and let it cook. 3. Add cinnamon, cloves, green cardamoms, salt and 1½ tsps Kashmiri red chilli powder and mix well. Cover and cook till the mixture thickens slightly and all the flavours blend well. 4. Put a little water in the lower container of the Gas Oven Tandoor and keep it on heat. 5. Make a few incisions on either side of the chicken pieces and put them into a large bowl. 6. Add lemon juice, salt and 1 tsp Kashmiri red chilli powder and mix well and keep the bowl in the refrigerator for 10 minutes. 7. Roughly chop ginger, garlic and 1 green chilli and add to the pan. Cover and cook. 8. To make the 2nd marinade put yogurt into another large bowl. Add salt, 1 tsp Kashmiri red chilli powder, 2 tbsps freshly ground ginger-garlic paste and freshly ground garam masala powder and mix well. 9. Add the marinated chicken pieces to this bowl and mix well. Add mustard oil and mix well. Let it marinate in the refrigerator preferably for at least 4 hours. 10. Strain the tomato mixture into a third large bowl. 11. Lightly grease the upper container of the Gas Oven Tandoor. Keep the marinated chicken pieces on it, cover and cook. 12. Heat butter and 1 tbsp oil in another non-stick pan. Add ½ tbsp ginger-garlic paste and saute till fragrant. Add the strained tomato mixture, readymade tomato puree, dried fenugreek leaves powder and honey and mix well and cook. 13. When the chicken is almost done, baste the pieces with a little oil, cover and cook till the chicken is completely done. 14. Finely chop coriander leaves and 1 green chilli and add to the tomato gravy. 15. Cut the chicken into smaller pieces and add to the gravy. Add cream and mix well. Sprinkle a little garam masala powder and mix well. 16. Transfer into a serving bowl and serve hot with naan or tandoori roti.

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