Today, the classic tandoori chicken recipe has won hearts across the globe. Jacqueline Kennedy, First Lady of the United States from 1961 to 1963, reportedly had tandoori chicken on her flight from Rome to Mumbai in 1962. The fiery red colour is the most distinct feature of this chicken dish. Traditionally, the tandoori chicken recipe is prepared by marinating pieces of chicken and then roasting them in a cylindrical clay oven, locally called a tandoor. This tandoor-style of cooking is what lends the chicken dish its unique smoky flavour and taste.
You don't need to run to the nearest restaurant everytime you crave a plateful of tandoori chicken. Although this chicken dish traditionally needs a tandoor, you can easily make it at home without a tandoor as well. Follow the steps in this easy tandoori chicken recipe to make this yummy chicken dish at home without a tandoor.
In this tandoori chicken recipe video, Gurdip Kohli Punj shows you how to make tandoori chicken in lollipop style with two different marinations. This chicken dish will be a favourite starter or appetizer at any house party. Watch the recipe video for the simple instructions:
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Trying the tandoori chicken recipe but somehow not getting it right? Before you give up, check out these expert tips to help you make the tandoori chicken recipe. Right from cleaning the chicken well to getting the marinade right and tricks to cooking tandoori chicken without the tandoor, these expert tips will help you get the same restaurant-style tandoori chicken at home.
Got excited with the tandoori chicken recipe and made a little too much? Or have some tandoori chicken leftover from your house party? You can easily use the leftover tandoori chicken to make a whole new chicken dish. Continue relishing the flavours of tandoori chicken with these recipe ideas.
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