How to make Butterfried Chicken with Curry Mayonnaise -

Boneless chicken marinated with masalas and curry leaves, fried in butter and served with mayonnaise-sautéed curry leaves mixture.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Butter (मक्खन ), Boneless chicken breasts (हड्डी रहित चिकन ब्रेस्ट)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Main Course Chicken

Butterfried Chicken with Curry Mayonnaise

Butterfried Chicken with Curry Mayonnaise Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Butterfried Chicken with Curry Mayonnaise Recipe

  • Butter 2 1/2 tablespoons

  • Boneless chicken breasts 2

  • Curry leaves 10-11

  • Mayonnaise 1/2 cup

  • Ginger-garlic paste 2 tablespoons

  • Green chillies finely chopped 4-5

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Red chilli powder 2 teaspoons

  • Crushed black peppercorns to taste

  • Salt to taste

  • Juice of ½ lemon

  • Rice flour 1 tablespoon

  • Cornflour/ corn starch 1 tablespoon

  • Refined flour (maida) 1 tablespoon


Step 1

Slit the chicken into two and transfer into a bowl. Add ginger-garlic paste, half green chillies, turmeric powder, 1 teaspoon red chilli powder, crushed peppercorns and salt and mix well.

Step 2

Roughly chop half of the curry leaves and add to the bowl. Add lemon juice and mix well. Set aside to marinate for 10-15 minutes.

Step 3

Heat ½ tablespoon butter in a non-stick pan. Roughly chop remaining curry leaves and add to the pan. Add remaining green chillies. Switch off the heat, cool and transfer in a bowl. Add mayonnaise and mix well. Add crushed peppercorns, salt and remaining red chilli powder and mix well and set aside.

Step 4

Add rice flour, cornflour and refined flour to the marinated chicken and mix well. Set aside.

Step 5

Heat remaining butter in a non-stick pan, add marinated chicken and drizzle the hot butter from the pan on the chicken. Cook the chicken on either side till crisp and fully done.

Step 6

Serve hot with mayonnaise dip.

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