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Help guests coming and chicken dry!

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user1494360838 Sat 15-Feb-20 18:52:34

Help! My guests are turning up in under an hour and my chicken breast in tikka masala has gone dry is there anything I can do to save it ?!

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MrsJoshNavidi Sat 15-Feb-20 19:16:57

Add more liquid?

Failing that, ply them with booze before you eat 🍻🍹🍸🥃

Spam88 Sat 15-Feb-20 19:33:41

Another vote for booze.

handbagsatdawn33 Sat 15-Feb-20 19:36:12

Perhaps cut into smaller pieces so the sauce can smother it?

DartmoorChef Sat 15-Feb-20 19:38:48

Won't help now but for future reference, always add the meat at the end, don't brown it off first. I use thigh meat in curry too as its not as liable to dry.

AnguaResurgam Sat 15-Feb-20 19:41:19

Add fluid

The fluid I recommend copious quantities of prosecco down the guests, until they don't care about the food

DrinkFeckArseGirls Sat 15-Feb-20 19:43:08

What Dartmoor said. Cubed chicken thigh and last in. Plus what other said grin: booze.

SeaToSki Sat 15-Feb-20 19:44:42

Is it the sauce that has dried out...if so add chicken stock, cream or wine
If its the chicken that has dried out...cut it into chunks and put it in the sauce.

Also add wine to the guests and they wont notice anything 🤣

user1494360838 Sun 16-Feb-20 07:54:02

Brilliant thanks all!! I knew the Mumsnet network would save the day ! Suitably hungover today 😅

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