Butter chicken lasagna – Turn the Italian classic into an Indian fiesta with this brilliant idea. With layers of butter chicken, lasagna sheets and bechamel sauce, this recipe is going to be a winner.
Do you remember I mentioned about an Indian-Italian fusion recipe in the ‘lasagna’ post I shared a couple of weeks ago? Well, I’m talking about a super exciting recipe that quickly became one of my all-time favorites.
Enter butter chicken lasagna. So guys, here’s a new way to enjoy your favorite butter chicken. Layer it with lasagna sheets and bechamel sauce to create an amazing new dish for your next dinner.
I’ve always loved the idea of combining two cuisines to create awesome new recipes. It’s fun, imaginative and the best way to make your dinner time less boring. Not to mention the extraordinary high level of deliciousness factor.
With the temperature dropping (in this part of the world), I’m slowly sliding into a comfort food mode. And that means, this lasagna is just perfect to keep me warm and cozy throughout this winter.
Ok, let’s focus on this butter chicken lasagna recipe now.
The major element of this recipe is butter chicken. I know, who doesn’t love tender chicken bits in the creamy vibrant sauce? Totally yum! And I’ve the perfect recipe to whip up the best butter chicken right in your kitchen. Shred chicken before adding it to the sauce, and coat every little piece in the lip-smacking sauce.
The bechamel sauce or white sauce is surprisingly simple. Perfect silky smooth sauce is the secret to the best Italian lasagna. The same authentic ingredients make this butter chicken lasagna super delicious. A basic combo of butter, flour and milk flavored with a touch of nutmeg and bay leaf. Parmesan cheese makes this sauce extra scrumptious and cheesy. Just perfect!
To assemble, start with a layer of bechamel sauce, lasagna sheets and butter chicken. Continue layering and finish off with a generous sprinkle of mozzarella. Finally, bake in a preheated oven until golden perfection.
Lasagna with a side of your favorite salad greens for dinner tonight? Yes, please.