How many times do you have unused food after eating? Almost every time; Isn’t it? Leftover food is a common occurrence in every home. We always leave some extra food after our lunch or dinner. What to do with that extra food? Although dropping it off isn’t an option on our list, we eat it the next day, half-heartedly. If we say, we don’t need to eat the rest of the food anymore ?! Instead, you can be creative and do something unique the next day. That’s right. Today, you will find multiple experimental recipes on the internet that are made with leftover pulses, bread, rice or vegetables. Adding to the list of remaining recipes, we have come up with a unique dish for you that will instantly captivate the heart – it is made with our favorite chicken tikka.
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Chicken Tikka holds a special place in our hearts – so much so that we order it in excess. To make the most of this extra chicken tikka, here is a recipe that you can prepare the next day. This is called Chicken Tikka Chaat. Sounds delicious, doesn’t it? Much like the chutney chutney, the chicken tikka chutney contains tomato, onion, green chilli, tamarind chutney. All we do is – chicken tikka instead of petals or potato tikka. The best part is, it will take you less than 15 minutes to prepare this amazing dish. Let’s see.
Remaining Recipe Idea: How to make Chicken Tikka Chaat:
To make Chicken Tikka Chaat we need 8-10 pieces of Chicken Tikka. Still cut them into small pieces. Set aside. Now take onion, tomato, green chilli, coriander leaves and roasted peanuts in a bowl. Add tamarind chutney and chaat spices and mix everything well. Finally mix well with the chicken tikka pieces. Serve garnished with freshly chopped coriander leaves, save and pomegranate pearls (pomegranate seeds).
Click here for a step-by-step recipe for Chicken Tikka Chaat.
Also, for those who do not have leftover chicken tikka at home, but now want to eat chaat, we have come up with chicken tikka recipe. Click here for our seven favorite chicken tikka recipes.
Now, if you have extra chicken tikka left over from last night’s party, you know what to do with it! Make a delicious bowl lick and enjoy. Let us know how you like it.
About Somdatta SahaExplorer – Somdatta likes to call himself this. Whether it is food, people or space, what he wants is to know the unknown. A simple aglio olio pasta or dal-chawal and a good movie can make his day.