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Prep
5 minutes
Total
30 minutes
Serves
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Ingredients

Ingredients checklist

EASY MASALA SAUCE

Masala Sauce

This sauce is a winner. The basic recipe works, however you can add more depth to it at any time. Its perfect for Tikka Masala or Chana Masala at any day.

Method

1)In a pot oven medium heat, heat the butter. Add onions & fry until the onions are golden brown at the edges.


2) Add in the garlic, ginger & chilli, garam masala. turmeric, chilli powder & coriander.. Cook until the spices are all aromatic & smell good. About 1 minute. Reduce heat & stir frequently so that the spices do not burn.


3) Add in your tomatoes, incorporate with the spices. Cover & let it simmer for 10minutes or more..Add a bit of water if necessary(Also to avoid burning). 


because of all the spices the sauce will look redish/brownish don’t stress*


4) Remove from heat & pour the sauce into a blender/ food processor. Blend until smooth. Then pour it back into the pot. Add in your yoghurt & stir until the sauce looks smooth & the yoghurt is mixed through.


*At this time your sauce will look orange-ish/yet still redish.


5) Cover & let it simmer for 5minutes or so.


Serve with some Naan