Pressure cooked Butter Chicken

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Total Time:
1 hour 10 mins
Nutrition facts:

240 calories calories, 9 grams fat

Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Stewed Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

Would you like to re-create this super tasty butter chicken gravy on your own? This easy recipe will guide you to achieve a delicious butter chicken masala.

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How to Make Pressure cooked Butter Chicken

  • To make the marinade, grind the ingredients for masala to a smooth paste.
  • Rub lemon juice and salt on the chicken and mix in the marinade. Set aside for 30 mins.
  • In a pressure pan, fry onions till pink and add the marinated chicken.
  • Fry well, tossing gently for 2 mins.
  • Add 1/4 cup water, and pressure cook up to 1 whistle. Once the whistle blows simmer it for 2 mins.
  • Remove the chicken pieces from the pan and reserve the gravy.
  • In a pan, melt butter and fry the tomato paste, cashew paste, pepper powder, cardamom powder, amchur powder, turmeric and chilli powder till the oil separates.
  • Then add the reserved gravy and cook for a minute.
  • Add beaten cream, 2 tbsp at a time, stirring constantly.
  • Then add the chicken pieces and simmer for 2 mins.
  • Drizzle some cream or butter on it, garnish with fresh chopped coriander and serve hot with naan or rotis.