Tandoori Chicken is a classic recipe that is a favourite among meat lovers. With a charred exterior and juicy, smoky flavour, this dish is a winner in more ways than one. Traditionally, the chicken pieces are marinated in a generous spread of spices and yoghurt, and then grilled on skewers till they reach perfection. Here we share a Tandoori Chicken Kebab recipe that you can make at home. Check out the recipe below.
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Make Delicious and Drool-Worthy Tandoori Chicken Kebabs at Home
Take a small bowl and add 3 teaspoons of Kashmiri chilli powder. Add salt and oil. Mix the ingredients well. Take another large bowl and add the chicken pieces to it. Add the red chilli paste and coat the pieces in it. Take a bowl and add yoghurt to it. Then add all the powdered spices, ginger and garlic. Give it a mix. Pour the yoghurt mixture over the chicken pieces and coat them. Marinate the chicken for at least two hours.
Take the marinated chicken pieces and start threading them on the skewers.
Preheat the oven at 218-degree Celsius. Place the skewers on a baking sheet and bake the kebabs for 5-8 minutes per side. Turn the oven to broil mode and broil the kebabs until they are lightly charred. Once cooked through, remove them from the oven, sprinkle some lemon juice and serve.
You can marinate the chicken pieces overnight in a refrigerator. Bring them to room temperature and massage gently before baking.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Can I grill the Kebabs instead of baking them?
Yes. You can grill the kebabs on high heat for 5-8 minutes each side. Make sure the internal temperature of the chicken is 74-degree Celsius.
What kind of skewers can I use to thread the kebabs?