Butter Chicken

Known for its vibrant orange color and delicious flavor, Butter Chicken is an Indian dish that you will definitely love!

Aromatic golden chicken pieces in a rich and creamy curry sauce, this dish is so easy to make and flavorful - perfect to be served with Basmati rice, Butter Naan bread or Roti. 

Butter Chicken

Prep Time 30 mins
Cooking Time 30 mins
Total Time 1 hour
Yield Size 3-4 servings



Ingredients QTY UOM
Chicken Thigh Fillet (cut into bite-sized pieces) 500 g
Chiquilin Turmeric 1 tsp
Chiquilin Cumin 1 tsp
Chiquilin Paprika 1 tsp
Chiquilin Cayenne Chilli Peppers 1 tsp
Chiquilin Ground Cinnamon 1 tsp
Garam Masala 1 tbsp
Lemon Juice 2 tsp
Ginger (grated) 1/2 tbsp
Yogurt 3/4 cup
Dolce Vita Whole Peeled Tomatoes 1 can
Cooking Cream 1/2 cup
Butter 2 tbsp
Fenugreek Leaves
Cooked Rice
Salt & Pepper
Cilantro Leaves



  1. *Marinate chicken with turmeric, cumin, garam masala, paprika, cayenne, cinnamon, lemon juice, clove, yogurt, salt and pepper. 

  2. Cover chicken with plastic wrap and place it in the refrigerator. Marinate for at least 30 minutes.

  3. Heat a non stick skillet over medium-high heat. Add cooking oil/ghee/butter. Sear the  marinated chicken until all sides are golden brown. Remove from pan and set aside.

  4. Using the same pan, saute onions, garlic, and ginger until softened. Followed by turmeric, paprika, cayenne, cumin, and fenugreek leaves.

  5. Add in the tomatoes and reduce for at least 3 minutes. Add cooking cream and mix.

  6. Place the sauce mixture in the blender and blend until smooth.

  7. Place the sauce back in the pan, add in the seared chicken and sugar. Cover with lid and simmer for 5-10 minutes or until chicken is cooked through.

  8. Turn off the heat, add butter & stir.

  9. Adjust seasoning if needed. Serve butter chicken over rice and garnish with cilantro. Enjoy!


Leave a comment

All comments are moderated before being published

Featured products

Dolce Vita Grated Truffle Parmesan Cheese 80g
DOLCE VITA Dolce Vita Grated Truffle Parmesan Cheese 80g
Sale price₱220
Sold out