Indian-Inspired Chicken With Raita

Total Time
50mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 30 mins

I have not tried this dish yet; however, the yogurt-spice combination sounds really delicious along with the raita. Prep time does not include marinating time.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Mix 1 cup yogurt, 2 cloves garlic, salt through red pepper in a large re-sealable food storage bag to blend. Add chicken; marinate in refrigerator 4 to 24 hours.
  2. Preheat broiler. Cover baking sheet with foil. Place chicken on prepared baking sheet. Broil 6 inches from heat about 30 minutes or until cooked through, turning once.
  3. Meanwhile, make Raita. Mix cucumbers, 1/3 cup yogurt, cilantro, garlic, salt and pepper in a small bowl. Serve alongside chicken.
Most Helpful

This was my sort of recipe-lots of flavour for very little effort. I skinned some chicken drumsticks then cut a few slashes in them to allow the yoghurt/spice mix to penetrate as I only had 5 hours marination time. I increased the red chilli powder to a teaspoon and the cumin to a teaspoon too as we do like things a bit spicier. The raita really went well with the drumsticks and made for a yummy dinner thanks Nancy.

JustJanS November 19, 2011