Chicken Tikka Masala: Inventor Ali Ahmed Aslam Wiki, Biography, Died at 77

The inventor of Chicken Tikka Masala Ali Ahmed Aslam dies at 77 years of age. His death news was announced at Shish Mahal Restaurant in Glasgow. After that, the restaurant was closed for 48 hours to give him a tribute.

If you are wondering who is Ali Ahmed Aslam? Then know that he is the inventor of the popular dish Chicken Tikka Masala in the UK, India, and all over the world.

In this article, you will get to know about chicken tikka masala inventor Ali Ahmed Aslam’s biography and how he invented chicken tikka masala.

Who was Ali Ahmed Aslam?

Ali Ahmed Aslam Inventor of The Chicken Tikka Masala

Ali Ahmed Aslam is a chef and the founder of chicken tikka masala. The dish is considered Britain’s favourite curry. Ali Ahmed Aslam died on Monday at the age of 77. According to his Shish Mahal restaurant in Glasgow, which shuttered for 48 hours.

Ali Ahmed Aslam was a Scottish-Pakistani chef who was born in Pakistan in 1945. After that, he moved to Glasgow with his family. He has a “Shish Mahal” restaurant in Glasgow’s west end in 1964

He only married one time in her life and father of 5 children. One of his sons Asif Ali, son of Aslam, spoke to the Glasgow Times about his father’s dedication towards charity work in Pakistan and Scotland.

FULL NAME

Ali Ahmed Aslam

PROFESSION

Chef

BIRTH YEAR

1945

DEATH YEAR

19 December 2022

AGE

77

FATHER

Mr. Aslam

MOTHER

Mrs. Aslam

WIFE

Not Known

CHILDRENS

5 Children

LIVED IN

Glasgow, Scotland

RELIGION

Muslim

POPULAR FOR

Inventing Chicken Tikka Masala

NATIONALITY

Pakistan

Ahmed Aslam Ali Inventor of The Chicken Tikka Masala

Ali Ahmed was born and brought up in Pakistan. After that, he moved to Glasgow at the age of 16. He was passionate about cooking and inventing new dishes. He also became a professional chef at a very early age. Ali Ahmed Aslam nationality is Pakistani.

Shish Mahal Restaurant Story: Sish Mahal is a restaurant founded and owned by Ali Ahmed Aslam in 1964. After he moved to Glasgow, Scotland. He opened the restaurant, as he was a professional chef from Pakistan. You can check their official Sishmahal Instagram page.

How Chicken Tikka Masala Invented?

Chicken Tikka Masala Glasgow

He invented the delicious dish by improvising a sauce made from a tin of tomato soup. Also, it was invented in the restaurant Shish Mahal in the 1970s.

FAQ

Who invented chicken tikka masala?

Mr Ali Ahmed Aslam is the inventor of Chicken Tikka Masala.