Tandoori-flavoured chicken with leeks


Tandoori-flavoured chicken with leeks
Indian flavours pep up this recipe. The leeks are cooked then mixed with chunks of chicken (a good way to use leftovers from a previous meal) and simmered with tandoori spices.
6,2574.8/5 for 4 ratings
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Last modified on: April 17th 2019

For 2 people, you will need:

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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
28 min.26 min.54 min.
Keeping: Several days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
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Stage 1 - 15 min.
Tandoori-flavoured chicken with leeks : Photo of step #1

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Tandoori-flavoured chicken with leeks : Photo of step #2
Prepare 1 shallot.

Set aside.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
Tandoori-flavoured chicken with leeks : Photo of step #3
Cut 150 g chicken into small chunks or shreds.

Set aside.

Stage 4 - 1 min.
Tandoori-flavoured chicken with leeks : Photo of step #4
Pour 2 tablespoons olive oil into a large pan on high heat. When really hot, add the shallots.

Salt, pepper and cook for 1 minutes without colouring.

Stage 5 - 10 min.
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Add the leeks, mix well and leave to cook until tender.

Stage 6 - 2 min.
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Add the chicken and 1 tablespoon tandoori spices. Mix well.

Stage 7 - 15 min.
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Lastly, add 100 ml liquid cream, salt and pepper.

Leave on low heat to reduce until you have a thickened, creamy sauce.

Stage 8 - 1 min.
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Check the seasoning and your dish is ready to serve.

Remarks

The recipe is a vague one, so do feel free to adapt the quantities to whatever you have to hand.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
974 Kcal or 4,078 Kj44 gr41 gr71 gr
49 %17 %4 %11 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
131 Kcal or 548 Kj6 gr6 gr9 gr
7 %2 %1 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
487 Kcal or 2,039 Kj22 gr21 gr35 gr
24 %8 %2 %5 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

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ChickenChicken: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Chicken and mushroom pie, Chicken with rice and leeks, Chicken with spinach in a cream sauce , Chicken and mushroom brik rolls, Sautéed chicken with leeks, ... All
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