Butter Chicken Soup

For the full experience, make this recipe with the Drop Recipes app.

recipe by The Kitchen Paper http://www.thekitchenpaper.com

  • Time icon
    Total Time
    40mins
  • Serves icon
    Serves
    8
  • Calories icon
    Calories
    393
based on 1 ratings

This recipe takes the popular Indian Butter Chicken and turns it into a soup! Instead of cream, this recipe uses coconut milk and comes together in a hurry for an easy, flavorful weeknight dinner.

recipe updated Jun 20, 2018

Ingredients

  • Butter icon
    Butter
    43g
  • Onion icon
    Onion
    163g
  • Garlic clove icon
    Garlic clove
    18g
  • Garam masala icon
    Garam masala
    6g
  • Ginger icon
    Ginger
    5g
  • Chili powder icon
    Chili powder
    3g
  • Ground cumin icon
    Ground cumin
    2g
  • Cayenne pepper icon
    Cayenne pepper
    1g
  • Tomato sauce icon
    Tomato sauce
    480ml
  • Coconut milk icon
    Coconut milk
    480ml
  • Chicken stock icon
    Chicken stock
    720ml
  • Chicken breast icon
    Chicken breast
    480g
  • Salt & pepper icon
    Salt & pepper
    1 pinch
  • Lime icon
    Lime
    x 1
  • Cilantro icon
    Cilantro
    about 3 sprigs

Tools

  • kCook icon Stove
  • kCook icon Stockpot - 5 liter

Step preview

  1. Prep and set aside onion: diced
  2. Prep and set aside garlic clove: minced
  3. Prep and set aside ginger: grated
  4. Prep and set aside chicken breast: cooked & shredded
  5. Get a clean stockpot
  6. Add butter
  7. Melt on high heat
  8. Add prepared onion
  9. Cook for 5min until softened
  10. Add prepared garlic clove
  11. Cook for approx 30s
  12. Add garam masala
  13. Add prepared ginger
  14. Add chili powder
  15. Add ground cumin
  16. Add cayenne pepper
  17. Cook for 2min and continue mixing
  18. Add tomato sauce
  19. Add coconut milk
  20. Simmer for 10min on medium heat
  21. Add chicken stock
  22. Add prepared chicken breast
  23. Simmer for 5min
  24. Add salt & pepper
  25. Serve
  26. Garnish with lime
  27. Garnish with cilantro
Open in app

Download the free Drop Recipes app to follow this recipe step by step in your kitchen.