Butter Chicken


What you’ll need…

1 tbsp sunflower oil

1 onion, sliced

3cm piece ginger, finely grated

2 cloves garlic, crushed

2 tsp ground cumin

1 tsp garam masala

1 tsp turmeric

½ tsp ground coriander

⅓ cup SUNBEAM Almond Meal

1kg skinless chicken thigh pieces on the bone

1 cup tomato passata

1 cup water

½ cup pouring cream

¼ cup SUNBEAM Flaked Almonds, toasted

Rice and naan bread, for serving


1. Heat oil in a frying pan over low heat, add onion, ginger and garlic cooking for 3-4 minutes until tender. Stir in spices and cook for 1 minute until fragrant. Add almond meal and continue cooking a further minute. Transfer mixture to the bowl of a slow cooker.

2. Add the chicken to the slow cooker arranging in one layer and add the passata and water. Cover and cook on low heat for 8 hours. Stir in the cream and serve sprinkled with almonds and accompanied with rice and naan bread.

*For a faster cooking time, cook on High heat for 4 hours.