3 meal minimum

Chicken Makhani Recipe Preparation
The perfect go-to chicken entree: marinated chicken cooked in a rich tomato-based gravy.

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You’ll only need about 15 to 18 minutes to whip up delicious Chicken Makhani that your whole family will love. You can customize this Chicken Makhani recipe to suit whatever spiciness you crave, from full heat to milder tastes. You’ll need:

  • A baking sheet
  • A medium pan
  • Prepared ingredients from Chutney Chefs
    • 5 oz. of seasoned chicken
    • Freshly seasoned gravy
    • Fresh coriander for garnishing
  • 6 TBSP water
  • 1 TBSP milk (optional for milder taste)

Making Chicken Makhani is very simple. Follow these easy instructions:

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. Place chicken pieces on baking sheet & bake for 10 minutes or until tender. Bake for an additional 2-3 minutes if chicken pieces are still p pink on the inside.
  3. Heat pan on medium-high flame for 30 seconds.
  4. Add gravy & 6 TBSP water and stir for a minute.
  5. Add chicken pieces to the gravy.
  6. Stir for another 1-2 minutes or until gravy thickens to your choice. For milder taste, add 1 TBSP of milk.
  7. Add garnish.


Chicken Makhani is a fantastic meal for adults and children alike because it’s packed with valuable nutrition to sustain a healthy diet. Each 100 percent Halal portion is only 370 calories, making it a filling and delicious low-calorie entree to be enjoyed. Chicken Makhani nutrition is also low in carbohydrates and rich in protein, delivering 13 grams of protein to foster healthy bones, skin, and muscles.

Each serving of Chutney Chefs’ Chicken Makhani comes with a complimentary side of your choice: three whole wheat rotis — traditional whole wheat bread — or Jeera rice, which is Basmati rice flavored with cumin.  Both sides pair perfectly with our flavorful Chicken Makhani. Add extra sides for less than $3 each. Prepare your Chicken Makhani immediately, or save it for later.  This Chutney Chefs meal can be stored in the refrigerator for up to three days and in the freezer for up to two weeks.


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