How to make Butter Fried Chicken with Curry Mayonnaise -

Chicken marinated with curry leaves and other masalas, rolled in mixed flours, fried in butter and served with curry leaves flavoured mayonnaise

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken breasts (हड्डी रहित चिकन ब्रेस्ट), Curry leaves (कड़ी पत्ते )

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Main Course Chicken

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Butter Fried Chicken with Curry Mayonnaise

Butter Fried Chicken with Curry Mayonnaise Recipe Card


Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Butter Fried Chicken with Curry Mayonnaise Recipe

  • Boneless chicken breasts 2

  • Curry leaves 10-11

  • Butter 2½ tablespoons

  • Mayonnaise ½ cup

  • Ginger-garlic paste 2 tablespoons

  • Green chillies finely chopped 4-5

  • Turmeric powder ¼ teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 2 teaspoons

  • Crushed black peppercorns to taste

  • Salt to taste

  • Juice of 1 lemon

  • Rice flour 1 tablespoon

  • Cornflour/ corn starch 1 tablespoon

  • Refined flour (maida) 1 tablespoon


Step 1

Slit the chicken into two and transfer into a bowl. Add ginger-garlic paste, half green chillies, turmeric powder, 1 teaspoon red chilli powder, crushed peppercorns and salt and mix well.

Step 2

Roughly chop half of the curry leaves and add to the bowl. Add lemon juice and mix well. Set aside to marinate for 10-15 minutes.

Step 3

Heat ½ tablespoon butter in a non-stick pan. Roughly chop remaining curry leaves and add to the pan. Add remaining green chillies. Switch off the heat, cool and transfer in a bowl. Add mayonnaise and mix well. Add crushed peppercorns, salt and remaining red chilli powder and mix well and set aside.

Step 4

Add rice flour, cornflour and refined flour to the marinated chicken and mix well. Set aside.

Step 5

Heat remaining butter in a non-stick pan, add marinated chicken and drizzle the hot butter from the pan on the chicken. Cook the chicken on either side till crisp and fully done.

Step 6

Serve hot with mayonnaise dip.

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