Chicken Tikka Masala


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Cooking with Spice

Cooking with Spice

By Jennifer Newens

Published 2013

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Tikka masala is wildly popular in Britain, where Indian food has become a major part of the national cuisine. Every recipe is different, but common elements include heavy cream, tomatoes, and a lively blend of curry-style spices. Serve the spicy stew with warm naan or pita bread for dipping, if desired.


  • ¼ cup (2 oz/60 g) plain yogurt (not Greek style)
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In a glass bowl, stir together yogurt, lime juice, 2 teaspoons of ginger, 1 teaspoon of cumin,