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Xanthe’s Butter Chicken



4 portion(s)


  • 1 clove of garlic
  • 3 whole cloves
  • 1 tsp tumeric
  • 3/4- 1 tsp ground ginger
  • 3 cardamom pods
  • 1 Tsp cumin seeds
  • 1 Tsp fennel seeds
  • 1Tsp coriander seeds
  • 1 onion quartered
  • 10 baby tomatoes
  • 2 small zucchini
  • 2 Chicken Breast Cubed
  • 1 can of coconut milk
  • 1 Handful fo Cashews
  • Fresh coriander for garnish
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 6
    Preparation 5min
  • 7
  • 8
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      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!
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Recipe's preparation

  1. Add garlic, cloves, tumeric, ginger, cardamom pods, cumin seeds, fennel seeds and coriander seeds
    Blitz Sp 10 10 seconds

    Scrape bowl
    Add onion chop Sp 4 2 seconds
    Scrape bowl
    Cook 6 minutes, Varoma temp, Speed 1, Reverse
    Add chopped zucchini and tomatoes
    Cook 5 minutes, Varoma Temp, Speed Stir, Reverse
    Afrer 5 minutes
    Set time to 20 minutes, 100deg, Speed 0.5 Reverse.

    Add coconut milk

    Leave to cook for 2 minutes or so.

    Add cubed chicken and leave for the rest of the timer


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I cooked my rice first using my simmering basket, and added to a thermoserver, I immediately tipped out the water and due to the heat the bowl dried quickly. Then was able to begin curry pretty quickly to save using 2 bowls. Could also cook rice ahead of time if you wanted
Recipe taken from my wonderful Mother in Laws cookbook "Pomegrantes, Pamplemousse and Pineapple Pie 😍

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