Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Dinner meal of Dosti Roti with Butter Chicken

Yesterday my sis left  for Delhi,last three weeks we enjoyed like anything,Neha gonna miss u lotz :-(
coming back to todays post gonna share with you all recipe of Butter Chicken which she prepared here,this butter chicken reminds me of the butter chicken which we used to eat  at our fav restaurent in our hometown,and ya i was surprised when Neha told me the same thing :-)
Recipe Name Butter Chicken
Recipe Source Neha
Recipe Style Curry
one whole chicken
onion five chopped
tomato chopped one
garlic clove two chopped
ginger garlic paste one tbsp
oil to cook
everest chicken masala one tbsp
salt as per taste
orange colour pinch
dried red chili two
black cardamom two
black pepper four
bay leaves two
red chili powder half tsp
coriander powder one tsp
cream two tbsp
butter one tbsp
Preparation 1
heat oil in non stick wok
add dried red chili,black cardamom,black pepper and bay leaves
once they start to splutter add onion and garlic clove
once the onions are mushy add tomatoes ,red chili powder,coriander powder and salt
keep frying till everything mixes together
once the fried masala cools down run through a blender and keep aside
Preparation 2
Marinate chicken pieces with curd,bit of salt,red colour and ginger garlic paste and everest chicken masala,keep aside for 2 to 3 hrs.
Preparation 3
Heat butter in a non stick wok
lower the flame and fry the chicken pieces on low flame.
keep aside.
In the same vessel used above heat the grounded masala
lower the flame and add chicken pieces
mix well ,if needed add half cup of water and let it simmer for few minutes on low flame
serve garnished with fresh cream.,we paired chicken with Dosti roti ,heres a pictorial of how Dosti is prepared ,Asha of Aroma hope has blogged Dosti roti stuffed with dill chana dal.
These days i am keeping myself busy reading books,now this is something which i am doing after a gap of few yrs to be precise i guess 10 yrs,nows that a real long gap i knw but i am truly enjoying reading books now,..:-)
The Widows Season by Laura Brodie ,this one will leave you scared
and Light on Snow by Anita Shreve which i truly loved reading ;-)
and now i am on with bed rest by Sarah bilston thats all frens will catch up with you all soon,


Unknown said...

yes,,even I miss my sis who was here for the last one month..

Unknown said...

Wow very tempting chicken,luks very delicious...Yummy dinner

Shama Nagarajan said...

delicious tempting meal...

Shifa AbduRehman said...

hvnt heard abt this dosti roti but im sure it was yummy! :)

Indian Khana said...

Looks yummy...love e platter

Puja said...

lovely combo.. yum yum !

Satya said...

lovely combo ...looks very tempting ..never heard about dosti roti ,i am sure its yummy


Shabitha Karthikeyan said...

Yummy Chicken curry..Perfect combo with roti's..

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Suma Rajesh said...

wooo looks delicious..

the domestic mama said...

OH I LOVE BUTTER CHICKEN!!!! Thanks for posting that- gave me a dinner idea!

Lakshmi said...

Sisters are like that. Now I am enjoying the company of my sis. Dosti roti looks good, can't comment on chicken though as I don't eat it :D

Raks said...

DOsti roti is very new to me,sounds good!

sheila @ Elements said...

Thanks so much for the recipe! My husband and I have been wanting to make this! :) I've bookmarked it and am looking forward to trying it. :)