PLADO Recipe Reviews (Pg. 1) - Allrecipes.com (18021976)

cook's profile

PLADO

Reviews

Recipes

Menus

 
View All Reviews Learn more

Makhani Chicken (Indian Butter Chicken)

Reviewed: Nov. 25, 2004
This recipe was potentially very good but sadly let down by the requirement for far too much garlic. To begin with a large amount of garlic puree went into the ingredients list and then twice more it called for added garlic. Eventually the dish becomes swamped with the taste of garlic and that's detracting from the subtleties of the flavours of spices and the chicken. Also there was a rather over sweet addition of a lot of honey and heavy cream which makes it just too rich. The Chicken Jalfrezi was a much better balanced recipe.
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
2 users found this review helpful
Photo by PLADO

Chicken Jalfrezi

Reviewed: Nov. 25, 2004
I agree with everyone here. This was a very nice balanced recipe. My only regret is that my friends in America find it very hard to obtain proper Basmati rice to go with any of these Indian recipes. They market a rice which they have borrowed (some say hi-jacked) the Basmati name in the USA which is nothing like true Basmati. Luckliy here in the UK we can obtain the very best Basmati. I submitted a photo for this Jalfrezi and it looks as good as the meal tasted. Full rating for this one.
Was this review helpful? [ YES ]
1 user found this review helpful

 
ADVERTISEMENT
Subscribe Today!

In Season

Salsa from Mild to Wild
Salsa from Mild to Wild

Salsa is the fresh condiment you can make at home and put on everything.

Healthy, Delicious Recipes
Healthy, Delicious Recipes

Whether you're going low-carb, low fat, paleo, or gluten-free, we have recipes just for you.

Subscribe Today! Only $7.99
Subscribe Today! Only $7.99

Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $7.99!

Most Popular Blogs

Recently Viewed Recipes

You haven't looked at any recipes lately. Get clicking!
Quick Links: Recipe Box | Shopping List | More »
 
Argentina  |  Australia & New Zealand  |  Brazil  |  Canada  |  China  |  France  |  Germany  |  India  |  Italy  |  Japan  |  Korea  |  Mexico

Netherlands  |  Poland  |  Quebec  |  Russia  |  SE Asia  |  United Kingdom & Ireland  |  United States