Butter Chicken in Instant Pot

Butter Chicken is mildly spiced curry sauce , it is cooked with boneless chicken ,  i didn’t add any sugar as i added cream it contains mild sweetness. cream can be substitute with coconut milk. If you like more sweet add sugar or honey – 1 tablespoon.

Video Recipe :

Ingredients :

  • Boneless Chicken – 2 lbs
  • Butter – 3 Tablespoon
  • Onion – 1 (medium size ) – chop into big pieces
  • Tomatoes – 3 (medium size) – chop into cubes ( used cluster tomatoes)
  • Ginger Garlic Paste – 1 Tablespoon
  • Kashmiri Chilli Powder – 3 teaspoons
  • Turmeric Powder – 1/2 teaspoon
  • Garam Masala Powder – 1/2 teaspoon
  • Kasuri Methi – 1 teaspoon
  • Cashews – 1/4 cup
  • Cream (Heavy Whipping Cream ) – 1/2 cup
  • Salt
  • Coriander leaves
  • Water – 1 cup

Marinate Chicken pieces :

  • Chicken , Turmeric Powder , Kashmiri Chilli Powder ( 1 tsp) ,Salt
  • Mix Above all and keep aside
  • On Saute ,

  • Add :
    • Butter – 2 tbs
    • Marinated Chicken Pieces – Fry chicken for 5 minutes (till they turn light golden color on both sides)
    • When done,
      • Take chicken pieces out and keep aside,
  • In Same Pot , again 
  • Add :
    • Butter – 1 tbs
    • Onion pieces – Saute – till onions turn translucent
  • Add :
    • Ginger garlic paste – sauce just – 10 seconds
  • Add :
    • Tomato cubes
    • Cashews
    • Kashmiri chilli powder ( 2 tsp)
    • Garam masala powder
    • Salt
  • Mix Well
  • Cancel Saute,
  • Close the lid and Seal vent
    • Manual – 3 minutes
    • Pressure – HIGH
    • Release – Quick Release
      • When done, Cancel and release pressure  , and cool down slightly, now
      • Blend using hand blender or ( take this mixture out and blend
  • Add :
    • Water – 1 cup while blending
    • Blend into a smooth paste
  • Add :
    • Fried chicken pieces
    • Kasuri Methi
    • Mix well
  • Close the lid and seal the vent
    • Manual – 5 minutes
    • Pressure – HIGH
    • Release – Quick Release
  • When Pressure is release, then 
  • Add :
    • Cream (Heavy Whipping Cream) (Or) Coconut Milk
    • Coriander Leaves
    • Mix Well
    • Serve with Rice (or) Flavored Rice (or) Roti (or) Naan…

 

 

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