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Ricotta chicken masala

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2 tbsp (30 mL) Butter
2 tbsp (30 mL) finely chopped garlic
2 tbsp (30 mL) finely chopped ginger
1 tsp (5 mL) mustard seeds
1 tsp (5 mL) cumin seeds
2 tbsp (30 mL) crushed dried fenugreek leaves (optional)
1 tsp (5 mL) red chili flakes
1 tsp (5 mL) garam masala
Salt and freshly ground pepper
1 lb (450 g) skinless, boneless chicken breast, cubed
1 can (14 oz - 400 g) crushed tomatoes
1 cup (250 mL) Canadian Ricotta
1/4 cup (60 mL) coarsely chopped cilantro (optional)

Yields: 4 Servings

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  • Course Main Dishes
  • Prep. Time 20 mins
  • Cooking Time 30 mins
  • Yields 4 Servings

Recipe from Bal Arneson

Ricotta lends extra depth and creaminess to the complexity of this crowd-pleaser and family favourite.

  • Course Main Dishes
  • Prep. Time 20 mins
  • Cooking Time 30 mins
  • Yields 4 Servings

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Ingredients

2 tbsp (30 mL) Butter
2 tbsp (30 mL) finely chopped garlic
2 tbsp (30 mL) finely chopped ginger
1 tsp (5 mL) mustard seeds
1 tsp (5 mL) cumin seeds
2 tbsp (30 mL) crushed dried fenugreek leaves (optional)
1 tsp (5 mL) red chili flakes
1 tsp (5 mL) garam masala
Salt and freshly ground pepper
1 lb (450 g) skinless, boneless chicken breast, cubed
1 can (14 oz - 400 g) crushed tomatoes
1 cup (250 mL) Canadian Ricotta
1/4 cup (60 mL) coarsely chopped cilantro (optional)

Preparation

In a skillet, melt butter and cook garlic and ginger for 30 seconds or until garlic turns lightly golden.

Add mustard, cumin, fenugreek if desired, chili, garam masala, salt and pepper; cook for another 30 seconds.

Add chicken and cook for 6–8 minutes.

Stir in tomatoes and Ricotta. Cook for 4–6 minutes or until chicken is fully cooked.

Sprinkle with some cilantro if desired and serve with naan bread.

Tips

Cheese alternatives: Canadian Mascarpone or Cream Cheese

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Did you know?

Canadian cheese is made from quality Canadian milk, your guarantee of purity, freshness and quality.

Browse our Canadian Cheese Repertoire to find fresh favourites

Did you know?

Canadian cheese is made from quality Canadian milk, your guarantee of purity, freshness and quality.

Browse our Canadian Cheese Repertoire to find fresh favourites

Nutritional Info

Per serving
Energy: 336 Calories
Protein: 34 g
Carbohydrate: 10 g
Fat: 18 g
Fibre: 3.2 g
Sodium: 284 mg

Top 5 Nutrients

Nutrient % DV*
Calcium: 21 % / 229 mg
Selenium: 75 %
Vitamin B6: 64 %
Thiamin: 55 %
Niacin: 52 %

*percentage of daily value

*Note: The daily value (DV) is established by Health Canada and corresponds to the daily quantity recommended for each nutrient. The percentage of the daily value (% DV) indicates the proportion of the nutrient provided by a serving of the recipe, in comparison with the quantity recommended.

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