Tandoori chicken

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A recipe from the Good Food collection.


125 g (4 1/2 oz/1/2 cup) Greek-style low-fat natural yoghurt

2 tablespoons tandoori paste

2 garlic cloves, crushed

2 tablespoons lime juice

1 1/2 teaspoons garam masala

2 tablespoons finely chopped coriander (cilantro) leaves

6 boneless, skinless chicken thighs, fat removed


1. Combine the yoghurt, tandoori paste, garlic, lime juice, garam masala and coriander in a bowl and mix well.

2. Add the chicken, coat well, cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour.

3. Preheat a barbecue grill plate or flat plate and lightly brush with oil. Cook the chicken, in batches if necessary, for 10-15 minutes on medium heat, turning once and basting with the remaining marinade until golden and cooked through. Serve with cucumber raita and naan bread.