chicken tikka masala

Definition

Food

  • Small marinated pieces (a tikka) of chicken with a spice mixture (masala) of ground cumin and coriander seeds plus chilli powder and powdered amchoor in the yoghurt marinade. After frying, the chicken is mixed with caramelized onions and garlic plus the marinade and stock, then simmered until all is cooked and the sauce is thick.
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