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Tandoori Chicken

Tandoori Chicken
Prep Time
15-20 min
Cook Time

1 hour

This is about as authentic of a Tandoori chicken recipe as you can get without a Tandoor.If you haven't tried Tandoori Chicken you really owe it to yourself.Its marinated in yogurt, lemon juice, and plenty of spices, then grilled.
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Source:  TV Celebrity Chef Zakir
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  • Chicken 500 gm
  • Yogurt 125 gm
  • Lemon 1
  • Red chilli powder 1 tbsp
  • Garam masala powder 1 tbsp
  • Cumin powder 1 tsp
  • Ginger garlic paste 1 tbsp
  • Turmeric ½ tsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Oil as required

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Cooking Directions

  • To make marinade: combine salt, turmeric, ground red chilli, cumin powder and garam masala powder.
    Coat the chicken pieces for ½ hour with this mixture.
    Bake the marinated chicken in the oven tray, Add half  cup water in the baking tray.
    When the chicken becomes golden brown, take it out of the oven.
    Grill it a little so that it gives barbecue fragrance.
    Garnish with tomato, cucumber and lemon.
    Serve with chutney.

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    Comments posted by users for Tandoori Chicken recipe:

    1. Dear Angeline, Allspice powder, its garam masala powder. Garam masala is a blend of ground spices common in North Indian and other South Asian cuisines. Garam (hot) and masala (a mixture of spices).

      on Jul 11 2015 4:52PM Report Abuse KHANAPAKANA SUPPORT TEAM
    2. What do you mean by "all spices powder"?

      on Jul 11 2015 4:43PM Report Abuse ANGELINE
    3. Nice dish

      on Oct 28 2012 7:59AM Report Abuse SHAHZER
    4. i like it very much

      on Aug 18 2011 4:54AM Report Abuse NABILA
    5. what's the use of yogurt??? Its mentioned in the ingredients!

      on Nov 24 2010 10:43AM Report Abuse ALIYA
    6. hmmmmmmmmmmmmm.its yumi i will try it...............

      on May 10 2010 11:50AM Report Abuse HUMAIRA
    7. yummmmmmmmmmm.............that looks GUD i widh i can have some of that

      on May 6 2010 4:41PM Report Abuse SUZY
    8. very use ful to cook easyly and quick preparation

      on Apr 22 2010 4:40AM Report Abuse V.VICTORIA
    9. looking so hot and tasty i will try it.....

      on Apr 19 2010 3:47AM Report Abuse SAHRISH SAIF

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