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Easy Indian Chicken

Course Dinner, Lunch, Main Dish
Cuisine Paleo, Primal
Servings 4
Calories 436 kcal


  • 1 Whole quartered chicken
  • 28 oz Tomato sauce
  • 2 tbsp Tomato paste
  • 1 c Onion (diced)
  • 8 tbsp Paleo butter (or ghee, 1 stick, primal not paleo, optional)
  • 3 tbsp garlic (minced)
  • 3 tbsp Ginger (fresh grated)
  • 1 tbsp Garam masala
  • 3 tbsp Bacon fat (or other cooking fat)
  • Sea salt and fresh cracked pepper (to taste)


  1. In a large Dutch oven, melt your cooking fat on high and sear chicken pieces on each side for about 3 minutes. Once seared, set aside.
  2. Reduce heat to medium and melt butter. Add in onion, garlic, sea salt, and pepper. Stir frequently to prevent burning.
  3. Stir in garam masala and fresh grated ginger. Reduce heat to low.
  4. Add in tomato sauce and tomato paste. Simmer on low for about 5 minutes or until everything is combined.
  5. Return chicken to the pan and cover well with sauce. Simmer for another 20 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink.
Nutrition Facts
Easy Indian Chicken
Amount Per Serving
Calories 436 Calories from Fat 324
% Daily Value*
Fat 36g55%
Saturated Fat 19g119%
Polyunsaturated Fat 2g
Monounsaturated Fat 11g
Cholesterol 75mg25%
Sodium 42mg2%
Potassium 993mg28%
Carbohydrates 28g9%
Fiber 5g21%
Sugar 12g13%
Protein 5g10%
Vitamin A 1550IU31%
Vitamin C 49.5mg60%
Calcium 20mg2%
Iron 1.8mg10%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.