The Best Authentic Chicken Madras Recipe

The Best Authentic Chicken Madras Recipe

Have a taste of the classic Indian madras curry that is loaded with spices, onion, garlic, and chicken that we all love! A flavourful and delicious curry that can be done in under an hour with just a single pan. Prepare and serve this authentic chicken madras recipe for your family.

Prep Time

60 Minutes






Trying to call the curry house, but the waiting time is 2 hours? Worry no more! Cook this healthy and simple chicken madras recipe and ditch the takeaway menu. A perfect meal to be served for dinner or anytime you crave for. Prepare the true authentic taste and rich flavours that you love.

Chicken Madras is one of the authentic Indian food dishes that is being prepared with traditional recipe. It’s a tender chicken that was wrapped in slightly spicy tomato sauce and was named after the Madras, a city in the south of India.

 It’s a great mid-week treat that you can cook it in the morning and leave it to infuse throughout the day to make it tastier and more flavourful. You can serve it with hot white rice or naan bread depending on your preferences.  

Chicken Madaras

Shopping List

4 boneless chicken breasts

½ lemon juice

1 tsp garam masala

2 tbsp vegetable oil

1 large onion

Add Tandoori Spices

400g chopped tomatoes

Chopped coriander

Preparing the Chicken

Cut the chicken into bite-size and mix it with the garam masala, lemon juice, Spicentice chicken tikka masala spices and add some salt. Set aside and make sure the chicken is well coated.


  1. Heat the vegetable oil over a saucepan or deep-frying pan. Cook the onion for about 7 minutes until it is softened.
  1. Add the chicken and fry it for 4 minutes until the colour starts to change.
  1. Stir in the other ingredients and cook for few more minutes. Once done, you can add the chopped tomatoes.
  1. Cover it and wait for it to simmer for about 20 minutes more.
  1. Check it carefully and add up the chopped coriander on top of it.

Tip: Some people would want to add more flavours on their chicken, and you can try to mix it with Spicentice Firecracker Chicken kit.

Why Choose Spicentice?

We all love cooking for our family, and if you’re looking for healthier meals to serve, then it is undoubtedly best to prepare it on your own! Thankfully, Spicentice is here for you. We have one of the most comprehensive ranges of kits and seasonings that are made with 100% pure herbs and spices. Our recipes and kits are easy to use.

You don’t have to be a chef to make a perfect meal and achieve the same aroma and flavour of your favourite dishes. We’ve created everything that you will need that are equally safe for weight watchers and can be tweaked for the preferences of the vegans and vegetarians. So mix and create your favourite dishes!

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