Chicken Tikka Masala Skewers

Presenting a delectable dish that is a must try - chicken tikka masala skewers served with cucumber salad and creamy cilantro yogurt sauce. These skewers are perfect for any occasion and are packed with bold spices and juicy chicken that will leave your taste buds craving more. Plus, the cool and refreshing salad and sauce perfectly complement the bold flavors of the skewers. Get ready to impress your taste buds and guests with this mouth-watering dish!
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If you enjoy Indian cuisine, you’ve probably tasted Chicken Tikka Masala. This well-known dish features aromatic spices, rich flavors, and tender marinated chicken in a creamy tomato-based sauce. But have you tried it on skewers? This playful twist adds a fun element, perfect for parties or a weeknight meal. In this blog post, we’ll guide you through making Chicken Tikka Masala Skewers that are sure to impress.

Chicken Tikka Masala Skewers

Easy to make chicken tikka masala skewers with cucumber salad and cilantro yogurt sauce.

Prep Time 35 mins Cook Time 10 mins Total Time 45 mins Difficulty: Beginner Servings: 6 Calories: 390 Best Season: Suitable throughout the year



  1. If using wooden skewers, soak them in water for 30 minutes.

  2. Combine the tikka masala paste with 1 cup (285 gm) of yogurt and season with salt and pepper. Coat the chicken in the marinade, then cover and refrigerate for 15 minute.

  3. Place the cilantro, coconut sugar, ginger, garlic, 1/4 cup of olive oil and 1/2 the lime juice in a food processor and blitz until smooth. Stir in remaining  1/2 cup (145g) of yogurt, season with salt and pepper. Keep the sauce aside till ready to be served.

  4. In the meanwhile, toss the cucumber with the remaining lime juice, season with salt and pepper and set aside.

  5. Heat the 2 tablespoons of olive oil in a non-stick skillet over a medium/high heat. Thread the chicken onto the skewers, place into the hot skillet and cook for 8-10 minutes, turning every few minutes until cooked through on both sides.

  6. Serve the skewers with cilantro yogurt sauce and cucumber salad, and garnish with freshly chopped cilantro.

Nutrition Facts

Servings 6

Amount Per Serving
Calories 390kcal
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 21g33%
Total Carbohydrate 13g5%
Dietary Fiber 3g12%
Protein 31g62%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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