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.
6,3474.8/5 for 4 ratings
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Last modified on: April 17th 2019

For 12 people, you will need:

Change those ingredients for: 2 people 4 people 8 people 12 people

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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 6 shallots.

Set aside.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
Tandoori-flavoured chicken with leeks : Photo of step #3
Cut 900 g chicken into small chunks or shreds.

Set aside.

Stage 4 - 1 min.
Tandoori-flavoured chicken with leeks : Photo of step #4
Pour 9 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.
Tandoori-flavoured chicken with leeks : Photo of step #5
Add the leeks, mix well and leave to cook until tender.

Stage 6 - 2 min.
Tandoori-flavoured chicken with leeks : Photo of step #6
Add the chicken and 6 tablespoons tandoori spices. Mix well.

Stage 7 - 15 min.
Tandoori-flavoured chicken with leeks : Photo of step #7
Lastly, add 600 ml liquid cream, salt and pepper.

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

Stage 8 - 1 min.
Tandoori-flavoured chicken with leeks : Photo of step #8
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
5,439 Kcal or 22,772 Kj262 gr248 gr378 gr
272 %101 %23 %57 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
123 Kcal or 515 Kj6 gr6 gr9 gr
6 %2 %1 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
453 Kcal or 1,897 Kj22 gr21 gr32 gr
23 %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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This recipe uses (among others)
ChickenChicken: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Sautéed chicken with leeks, Duck Parmentier, Chicken and mushroom brik rolls, Chicken and mushroom pie, Chicken with spinach in a cream sauce , ... All
Liquid creamLiquid cream: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Smoky potato and potimarron gratin, Artichoke hearts forestier , Mushrooms on toast, French style, Lemon creams, Chilli langoustines, ... All
LeekLeek: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Chicken pie, Ramekins of duchess potatoes, Sautéed chicken with leeks, Cassoulet, Chicken with rice and leeks, ... All
Olive oilOlive oil: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Mushroom and artichoke omelette, Lebanese Tabbouleh, Cauliflower "moelleux" in ramekins, Mixed vegetable curry, Eggs Comtoise, ... All

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