Cheesy Chicken Tikka Pasta /Chicken Tikka Masala Pasta

cheesy chicken tikka masala pasta
Cheesy Chicken Tikka Pasta/Macaroni one of my favourite desi version of pasta.Its a big hit at my place and also in this little blog of mine.If you remember I had shared Chicken tikka pasta/macaroni earlier and till today it s among one of the most viewed recipe.

Well  this recipe is a bit different so had to post it  .I used Go jalapeno cream cheese and it took this to a whole new level.If you love cheesy yet spicy pasta then this is it.
You can use regular cream cheese but I  reckon using jalapeno cream cheese it gives a nice zing to chicken tikka pasta
cheesy chicken tikka macaroni
ingredients
250 gm pasta
1 cup chicken tikka chunks
 1 capsicum cut in small cubes
 4 to 5 garlic cloves crushed
1 big/2 med tomatoes pureed
3 tbsp cream cheese
1 tbsp butter
1 tbsp oil
chilli flakes as needed
1/2 tsp oregano
1/2 tsp sugar
2 tbsp milk

Method
Cook the pasta till al dente, drain and keep aside.
Prepare the chicken tikka and keep it aside.
Heat a pan ,add oil and butter once hot add crushed garlic cloves and saute for few minutes .
Then add chopped capsicum and saute for few minutes.
Now mix in  tomato puree oregano red chilli flakes red chilli powder and sugar
Cook till the sauce thickens and releases oil from sides.
Add in cream cheese and mix well
Add milk and stir.
Mix in the chicken tikka and the cooked pasta
Toss it well till the pasta is covered with the sauce
Sprinkle some more oregano and chilli flakes and serve it hot.

You can use any pasta of your choice just don't over cook the pasta .
Recipe of chicken tikka here
You can use any cream cheese ,be careful while you add salt as the pasta ,the cheese and the chicken tikka all have salt