Butter chicken and biryani as two separate dishes do not need an introduction. The chicken preparation with its signature rich tomato-cream-butter gravy and the slow cooked rice dish are known far and wide for their unmatched culinary awesomeness. And rightly so! There isn’t a rice dish that comes close to a biryani in taste and there are very few chicken gravies that are as luscious as the butter chicken gravy. Now imagine if the two came together to form a might butter chicken biryani!
Yep, the dish exists and we are more than happy to share the recipe with you! The butter chicken biryani, as its name suggests, is an aromatic biryani made with creamy butter chicken slow cooked with rice and the quintessential biryani spices like kewda jal, mace, and browned onions. Drooling yet? Wait no more and whip up a rich buttery biryani with the recipe below!
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