Slow Cooked Chicken Tikka Masala

Serves 4-6 Prep Time 10 minutes   Cook Time 4 hours 5 minutes   Rated:

Tikka Masala (specifically using chicken) is thought to have originated in Glasgow! Go figure. The Indian community there apparently riffed on butter chicken and this was the result. Pretty yummy. It is one of the most cooked dishes in the world, coming only second to stir fry. So now that we have all of that out of the way, let's get onto currying in your slow cooker. Literally curry no hurry.

Serve it with any of the dishes we love listed below.

Green Rice

Na Na Naan Bread

Garlic and Spring Onion Naan

Cambodian Beef Curry

Turmeric Yoghurt

Coconut Lentil Daal

Very, Very Tasty Batata Vadas

Eggplant Brinjal (Pickle)

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Brown the chicken thighs in a hot pan with just a drizzle of EVOO. Place in the Slow Cooker.


Place onion, garlic, ginger and another splash of EVOO into the Thermomix bowl and blend 5 sec/speed 6. Saute 5 min/Varoma/speed 1/MC off.


Add Tikka Masala paste, passata, tomato paste, vinegar and sugar and blend 10 sec/speed 4.


Pour this over the chicken. Throw in the spices, cover and cook on low for 8 hours or high for 4 hours.


Serve with the cream drizzled over the top, coriander leaves and of course Naan Bread.

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