Slow Cooker Butter Chicken Recipe –

Back Story

2013_0822_1237_42 - Slow Cooker Butter Chicken (6)While searching for slow cooker recipes, I came across this one for butter chicken. The ingredients sound just right, so I had this recipe shelved on November 1, 2012 and didn’t actually try to make it until July 2013.

I followed the recipe mostly. Changes included

Original Recipe from 

Source Link: Slow Cooker Butter Chicken Recipe –

2013_0822_1313_11 - Slow Cooker Butter Chicken - RECIPE


Recipe Notes

A few things you should know about this recipe :

Requires at least 30 minutes of prep time to ensure that the chicken is cooked correctly

  • Makes a great left over – In fact it tasted the best at day 3 … it did not last past that since it was totatly devoured at that point
  • Potluck friendly
  • The curry pack can be replaced with ready made tikka masala or butter chicken bottled mixes such as Seeds of Change Tikka Masala
  • Great with rice or naan or tandoori chicken
  • Slow cooker taste is great
  • Easy clean when using Slow Cooker Bags
  • 4, and 6 hour setting options
  • Highly portable

Here is the original recipe. In this version I used Shan Butter Chicken Spice Mix pack which can be found at international marts but or online at Click here to search amazon for the best deals on Shan Butter Chicken Spice Mix. You can also use wet mixes from jars or your own home made masala that includes onions, tomatoes, ginger, garlic etc.



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