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Paleo Indian Poultry Recipe – Tandoori Chicken

By Paleo4beginners

How To Make Tandoori Chicken

This is a fan favourite! Requires planning the day before but this Paleo Tandoori Chicken recipe is fit for a feast!

Paleo Indian Poultry Recipe - Tandoori Chicken

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  • 2 x 3 finger pinches chilli
  • 2 x 3 finger pinces pepper
  • 2 x 3 finger pinches salt
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1.5 kg Chicken (oven ready)
  • 4 tbsp coconut milk yoghurt
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • Small piece ginger
  • 2 dried red chillies
  • Small sprinkle coriander seeds
  • Small sprinkle of cumin seeds
  • 50 g almond butter


  1. Mix chilli powder, pepper, salt and lemon juice. Now slash the chicken all over and rub this mixture all over the chicken. Set aside for an hour.
  2. Now blend yoghurt, garlic, ginger, chillies, coriander and cumin until smooth. Smother the chicken with this mixture as well. Cover and leave in the fridge to marinate overnight.
  3. On the day of the feast, allow chicken  to reach room temperature.
  4. Place in 200 C or 400 F preheated oven for an hour. Basting occasionally


10 Mins (Overnight Marination)

Prep Time

60 Mins

Cooking Time

Paleo Indian Poultry Recipe – Tandoori Chicken
Paleo Indian Poultry Recipe - Tandoori Chicken
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