tikka masala

Main Entry:  tikka masala
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  an Indian dish of marinated meat, as chicken, is cooked in a tandoor in a curry sauce
Example:  Other tikka masala dishes replace chicken with lamb, fish or paneer.
Etymology:  1975
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Main Entry:  tikka masala
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  an Indian dish with a cutlet (such as chicken) marinated in masala sauce and cooked in a tandoor
Example:  Chicken tikka masala is chicken marinated in yogurt and spices and then served in a tomato cream sauce.
Etymology:  1975
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