Butter Chicken


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Prep Time

5 min

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Cook Time

20 min

Many people have a real affection for butter chicken. It’s a real crowd-pleaser—the creamy, lightly spiced tomato-based sauce is an easy meal for even the pickiest eaters. Served with the fluffiest rice and a wedge of warm naan, this is comfort food at its finest.

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  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 1 lb medium chicken breasts, diced
  • 1 jar Patak’s® Butter Chicken Curry Simmer Sauce
  • Handful cherry tomatoes (optional)
  • Fresh cilantro, chopped (garnish)


  1. Heat the oil in a medium saucepan on medium-low heat. 
  2. Add the chicken and cook, stirring often, for 5 to 7 min, until lightly browned. 
  3. Add the Patak’s® Butter Chicken Curry Simmer Sauce and simmer until the chicken is cooked through, about 15 min. While the sauce is simmering, toss in the cherry tomatoes.
  4. Serve with a side of fluffy rice, garnish with cilantro and mop up the sauce with warm naan.
Allergy icon Notes

You can also substitute the chicken for shrimp, vegetables or paneer. You’ll need to adjust the simmer time accordingly.

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