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My Best Butter Chicken Recipe, but is it better than Chicken Tikka Masala?

Butter Chicken or Murgh Makhani to give it it’s correct name, is a typical Punjabi dish which is now popular in many countries all over the world.  It is a rich creamy dish and can be made as mild or as spicy as you like and has to be one of my all-time favourite curries to make and eat.  Although similar, you shouldn’t confuse Butter Chicken with Chicken Tikka Masala.  CTM originated in the UK where as Butter Chicken is a true Punjabi dish with hundreds of years of tradition and history.

This Butter Chicken Recipe is based on another sweary Gordan recipe that I’ve adapted for my fine tuned palate 🙂 Continue reading