Tandoori Chicken

Tandoori Chicken

This is a classic of Indian cuisine that graces many a restaurant menu, but only few produce great results. Tandoori chicken should be deeply aromatic and deeply spiced but not spicy hot. Using our Tandoori Blend produces excellent results in a conventional oven or on the barbeque.

Please note that we add no food colouring therefore the end result will not be a vibrant red more a subtle orange naturally derived from the blend of spices.

Serves4 Origin India
Preparation 20mins+ 1hr-24hr to marinate Heat rating (Mild)
Cooking 25mins Ease (Easy)
Vegetarian No

Ingredients

2 tbsps Indian Tandoori masala, organic
450ml natural yogurt
1.25kg skinless chicken leg and thighs on the bone.
1 tsp salt
3 tbsps lemon juice
Lemon slices for serving

Preparation

Put the skinless chicken thighs and legs in a large bowl, sprinkle over the salt and lemon juice and stir well. Allow to sit for 20 minutes.

In a separte bowl whisk the yogurt and the Tandoori Masala pour over the chicke, mix well, cover and marinade in the fridge the longer the better upto 24hours.

Preheat the oven to 250C. Oil a baking tray and place the marinaded chicken in a single layer on the tray and bake for 20-25mins until cooked with slightly charred edges.

Serve the chicken with a slice of lemon and a green salad.

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