Easy Chicken Tandoori

Total Time
25hrs 40mins
25 hrs
40 mins

Nicer then the paste from a jar! Can also be completely baked on the barbecue, but be careful with the heat! The marinade can also be used for fish, large prawns or lobster, but leave out the chilli powder and halve the amount of garlic.

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  1. Make several cuts in the chicken meat up to the bone, Rub in the lemon juice and the salt,leave for ca.
  2. 30 minute Mix all the ingredients for the marinade, rub it into the chicken, cover and put in the fridge for a day.
  3. Next day, preheat your oven to 400F, put chicken in a baking dish/tin, bake 15 minutes meat side up, 15 minutes meat side down and finish the cooking under a medium grill for about 10 minutes.
  4. On a large plate arrange the lettuce, onion and cucumber, place the chicken on top with the lemon wedges.
  5. Serve with your favourite Indian bread and a bowl of yogurt-chutney.