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Tandoori Chicken

4.50 from 2 votes

We can do the restaurant style recipe at home at our kitchen. Here is the tandoori chicken I made as good as restaurant. Main object is smoking flavor.
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Total Time 50 mins
Recipe CategoryNon-Vegetarian
Served AsDinner, Lunch
Servings 2


  • 400 gm chicken
  • 1/2 cup curd
  • 1 tbsp roasted gram powder
  • 1 tsp red chilli powder
  • 1 tsp Kashmiri chilli powder
  • 1 tsp Ginger paste
  • 1 tsp garlic paste
  • 1 tsp cumin powder
  • 1 tsp coriander powder
  • 1 tsp tandoori masala powder
  • 1 tsp kasoori method powder
  • 1 piece of charcoal
  • 1 tbsp refine oil
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 1 tbsp fresh cream for garnishing
  • 1/2 cup Julian cabbage
  • 4 -6 cloves for smoking


  • Take a mixing bowl, just slightly cut all the chicken pieces. It will easy to marinate, masala goes to all cuts
  • Now follow with other ingredients, that is curd, cumin powder, coriander powder, chilli powder, Kashmir mirch powder, tandoori masala, ginger garlic paste, roasted gram flour, refine oil and salt.
  • All cuts chicken would be marinated with these spices. Keep minimum 10 minutes at room temperature. It could be suggested overnight in fridge.
  • Heat a frying pan add butter and shallow fry all the marinated chicken.
  • Both sides should be cooked. You can feel when you prick a pointed knife.
  • Then take each and every pieces turn by turn roast on direct flame for a few seconds.
  • Get a bowl keep all roasted cooked chicken. Take a metallic small bowl keep in the center.
  • Burn a charcoal piece keep on the metal bowl 4-6 clove pour 1 tsp oil. Immediately cover the lid for a minute.
  • Smoke will spread all over the tandoori chicken. After one minute open the lid.
  • You will feel the smoking flavor. Serve with fresh cream and Julian cabbage.


If marinated chicken kept overnight in fridge you get the better result. 

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Geeta Biswas
Geeta Biswas

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