Chicken Tikka Salad

This is a  mixed salad consisting of  boneless chicken pieces marinated in hung curd and garam masala and served on a bed of spring onion , cucumber, onion and lettuce leaves.

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It serves as a healthy no fuss dinner — when you are too tired to make dinner or too bored with regular dal , rice and curry., then this dish comes to your rescue .  🙂

Plating idea I got from Sumith of Kerala.live — (http://keralaslive.com/ ) …

Though I know it’s not upto the mark , but I tried —- 🙂

Thanks for the brilliant idea —- so much to learn from you —-

Star Ingredient :

Boneless chicken

Main Ingredients :

  • 500 gm of boneless chicken breasts cut into cubes
  • 4 to 5 tablespoon of hung curd
  • 2 teaspoon of ginger garlic chilli paste
  • Juice of one lemon
  • 2 teaspoon of garam masala powder
  • 2 teaspoon of tandoori chicken masala
  • 1 teaspoon of red chilli powder
  • Vegetable oil for grilling the chicken
  • salt to taste
  • Toasted Almonds

Salad Dressing Ingredients:

  • Juice of one lemon
  • 1 teaspoon of  vinegar
  • 2 teaspoon of honey
  • 1 teaspoon of mustard powder
  • salt to taste
  • 2 teaspoon of olive oil20170523_190653

Method:

Marinate the chicken pieces with hung curd, ginger , garlic paste, red chilli powder, salt , garam masala powder,salt , tandoori chicken masala for at least 4 to 5 hours.

Heat oil in a saute pan on medium heat , add chicken and cook for 10 to 15 minutes or until evenly browned and cooked .

Set aside to cool.

Arrange the lettuce , spring onion, cucumber , onion on a serving bowl . Top with cooked chicken tikka.

Whisk together all ingredients for the dressing. Drizzle over salad and serve. Garnish the salad with toasted almonds.

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7 Comments Add yours

  1. Malini says:

    Nice presentation and looks perfect

    Liked by 1 person

  2. flavours2017 says:

    Thanks Malini — but the credit totally goes to Sumithbabu of Kerala.live ( his site address is provided on my post ) , just check his blog — 🙂 I am inspired by his plating techniques — 🙂

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  3. Sumith says:

    Beautifully presented! Thanks for the note.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. flavours2017 says:

    Thanks And you are welcome Sumith 😊

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Sounds yummmm !!

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  6. Gul Randhawa says:

    Looks very tasty and healthy! Good effort 👍

    Liked by 1 person

  7. flavours2017 says:

    Thanks Gul for the appreciation —

    Liked by 1 person

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