Peanut Butter Chicken

Peanut Butter Chicken

What Is Peanut Butter Chicken?

This easy Asian-inspired dish consists of tender chicken thighs in a sauce made of tomatoes, peanut butter, garlic, and soy sauce!

You'll need chicken, peanut butter, and a few other ingredients to make this easy recipe.

Simple Ingredients

Place chicken thighs in a bowl, toss with tamari or soy sauce and cover. Then chop onion and mince garlic.

Prep the Chicken

Blend together the chicken broth, cornstarch, tomatoes, peanut butter, coconut milk, and minced garlic.

Blend the Sauce

In a skillet, cook the chicken thighs for 5-8 minutes. Then remove from pan and set aside.

Brown the Chicken

In the same pan, sauté the onions, then add the sauce and bring it to a simmer. Remove from heat.

Simmer the Sauce

Pour the sauce into a baking dish, arrange chicken in the sauce, and bake for 20 minutes.


Garnish as desired with chopped spring onions, red chilies, and roasted peanuts, and serve immediately.


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