Tandoor Chef Indian Culture and Community
Palak Paneer

Palak Paneer
Spinach and homemade-style cheese simmered and sautéed in an enticing, savory sauce.

Tandoor Chef Chicken Biryani

Chicken Biryani
Spiced, boneless chicken prepared with Basmati rice and garnished with sautèed onions.

Chicken Tikka Masala

Chicken Tikka Masala
with Cumin Infused Basmati Rice

Boneless chicken breast marinated, roasted and simmered in a robust, creamy sauce.

Chicken Tandoori with Spinach

Chicken Tandoori with Spinach
Marinated and tandoori roasted chicken breast in creamy spinach.

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Drink Pairing Tips from Tandoor Chef  

  1. When enjoying spicier dishes, such as Lamb Vindaloo, it’s best to pair with a wine that will balance the heat, not add to it. Stay away from wines with a higher alcohol content because they will intensify the spice.

  2. Cut through a salty or fried dish with a highly acidic white wine.

  3. Meat-based dishes, like Chicken Curry or Lamb Samosa, with intense, heavy flavors or smokiness pair better with a red wine, rather than a crisp, delicate white wine.

  4. There’s always Champagne! Champagne matches well with the varied spices and robust flavors of many Indian dishes.

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