The Best Chicken Dopiaza Recipe

The Best Chicken Dopiaza Recipe

Spice up dinner time with your family by serving this classic and flavourful Indian dish! Chicken Dopiaza is one of the many Indian dishes that you will love. A popular dish that is known for its onion content - you shouldn't give this recipe a miss.

Prep Time

1 Hour 45 Minutes





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Achieve a classic Indian dish with this simple Chicken Dopiaza recipe. Dopiaza means double onions which perfectly fits this recipe as it gives you a load of onions! Mix with the sweet curry kits of Spicentice, and we give you a dish that comes with fragrant spices, marinated chicken and all the other flavours to savour. Finish off this curry with the crisp onions and cooked rice for a perfect dinner with family.

You can freeze and reheat the recipe to take to work the next day. This is also equally good with shrimps and vegetables - just perfect for next weekend dinner.

Chicken Dopiaza

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8 boneless chicken thighs

100ml natural yogurt

1 lime juice

3 large onions

300ml chicken stock

1tbsp of honey

400g plum tomatoes

2 tbsp of coriander leaves


  1. Mix the Chinese Chicken Seasoning in a small bowl. Put the chicken, yogurt, lime juice, and garlic. Toss to coat and leave it to marinate while you are creating the curry sauce.
  1. Heat the ½ of oil in a deep-frying pan and add the onions. Cook on low heat and stir it occasionally. Wait for the onions to soften and caramelize. Once the onions started to stick together, add the chicken stock.
  1. Add the rest of the ingredients and stir well. It should be cooked within 20 minutes. Simmer and stir it occasionally. Blend it until smooth with the use of a hand blender.
  1. Clean the pan and add more oil. Once hot, you should add the remaining onions and fry it until it turns golden for 15 minutes. Remove the pan and set it aside.
  1. Put back the pan and add the chicken with the marinate and cook on high heat. Pour in the curry sauce and simmer for 12 more minutes. Check if the chicken is cooked inside and out.
  1. Mix the lime and coriander together.
  1. Served it with the golden onions and white steamed rice.

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If you’ve been a fan of great Indian dishes, then you shouldn’t miss the seasoning and kits we have. Whether you are creating curry and other Indian classic dishes, then we surely have something on our list that you can try out. All of our kits and seasonings are made for everyone and vegans and vegetarian friendly. You can always adjust the flavour according to your preferences and your needs.

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