How To Make a Chicken Curry – Aromatic and Spicy

About How to Make a Chicken Curry

I would like to share with you my favorite recipe how to make a chicken curry. In my recipe I combine a plenty of fresh vegetables with chicken. You can make this curry using vegetables only, if you like vegetarian meals. I prefer to make a curry with chicken.

I always use a fresh chicken breasts instead of frozen. The fresh chicken tends to be much more juicy and tender. In my  chicken curry recipe I use quite a lot spices to make my chicken curry. The mixture of all the spices in combination with a coconut milk, makes the chicken curry incredibly aromatic and tasty. Either using of fresh curry leaves or a ground indian curry powder is great to add a special touch to your chicken curry.

You can make your chicken curry in the strength of your choice. In this recipe I use the whole green chilli peppers. I don’t deseed them, so my chicken curry is quite spicy in the result. And the best chicken curry should be spicy! If you prefer a milder taste, just cut your green chilli peppers lenghtwise and deseed them.

I also add potatoes and sweet potatoes to the chicken curry. Sweet potatoes add a slightly sweet taste to the chicken curry and help to balance the acidity of the tomatoes, I use to cook in the chicken curry  also. Adding the potatoes to the chicken curry helps to thicken the sauce at the end of cooking. So don’t worry if you feel like your chicken curry sauce is not thick enough.

You can substitute the fresh tomatoes for a tin of peeled plum tomatoes, if you don’t have any at the moment. I cook a chicken slowly until tender, in the smooth sauce of tomatoes and coconut milk. I don’t like to overcook the vegetables and potatoes.. I add them gradually during the cooking, because each kind of vegetables deserves a different time of cooking.

The side dish is really not necessary to serve with your chicken curry. Just in case you would prefer having a light side dish, the fluffy basmati rice is great to serve with.

Hope you will get inspired by my recipe about how to make a chicken curry  and you will enjoy cooking your dinner. :)

Looking forward to receiving your comments below.

 

How To Make a Chicken Curry - Aromatic and Spicy
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How To Make a Chicken Curry - Aromatic and Spicy
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Instructions
Chicken Curry
  1. Prepare all the fresh ingredients.
  2. Cut chicken breasts into the bite sized pieces.
  1. Season chicken breasts wit sea salt.
  2. In the large frying pan heat olive oil over medium heat.
  3. Add onion, whole green chilli peppers and a curry powder.
  4. Mix well to combine.
  5. Cook for about 5 minute until onion gets soft, stirring occasionally.
  6. Add chicken and combine.
  7. Cook until chicken turns brown, stirring occasionally.
  8. Add either fresh tomatoes or tomato puree.
  9. Add coconut milk.
  10. Lower the heat and let the curry simmer slowly for 30 minutes.
  11. Add potatoes, sweet potatoes and zucchini.
  12. Combine well and let it simmer for 10 minutes.
  13. Add green peas and beans and let the chicken curry simmer for the last 5 minutes.
  14. Remove from the heat.
  15. Serve your chicken curry immediately and enjoy.
Basmati Rice
  1. Rinse basmati rice with hot water a couple of times.
  2. In the pot heat olive oil over medium heat until hot but not smoking.
  3. Add basmati rice and water.
  4. Season with salt and cover.
  5. Cook 12 minutes over a very low heat.
  6. Remove from the heat and fluff with a fork.
  7. Serve with your chicken curry and enjoy your dinner.
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Cooking Boneless Chicken Breasts – With Saffron Couscous

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I am going to share with you one of the simplest recipes of cooking boneless chicken breasts. It is a very healthy dish, combining low in fat and high in proteins chicken with a green peas. With a very few ingredients you can make this great tasting dish quick and easy.

I usually prepare this chicken breasts recipe when I have a very little to cooking a dinner. Either preparation time or cooking time is very short and cooking instructions are very easy to follow. It is a very light dish for those who prefer not using too much spices.

For the best result, it is good to use a fresh chicken breasts, instead of frozen. The meat will stay tender, full of juices, which we all appreciate while enjoying our dinner.

Saffron couscous makes a great and simple to prepare side dish to serve with your cooked boneless chicken breasts.

Follow a couple of simple steps to make a perfect saffron couscous.

 

  • In a medium sauce pan combine 1 tbsp olive oil, 1 and 1/2 cups vegetable stock and coarsely crumled saffron threads.
  • Bring to a boil.
  • Stir in 1 cup couscous.
  • Cover and remove from heat.
  • Let it rest 10 minutes.
  • Fluff with fork.
  • Serve immediately.

Hope you will enjoy cooking boneless chicken breasts with peas and saffron couscous. Looking forward to your comments below. :)

Cooking Boneless Chicken Breasts - With Saffron Couscous
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Cooking Boneless Chicken Breasts - With Saffron Couscous
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  1. Prapare all your fresh ingredients.
  2. Cut chicken breasts into cubes.
  3. Season chicken breasts cubes with salt and black pepper.
  4. Peel and chop shallot.
  5. In the large skillet heat olive oil over medium heat.
  6. Add shallot and cook until soft, about 5 minutes.
  7. Transfer shallot to the small bowl with a slotted spoon.
  8. Cook chicken breasts until it changes its colour into light brown.
  9. Reduce heat, return shallots to the skillet.
  10. Add 1/2 cup vegetable stock, cover with a lid and let the chicken simmer gently until cooked through, about 10-12 minutes.
  11. Add green peas and cook additional 5 minutes, then remove from heat.
  12. Serve immediately with a saffron couscous.
  13. Enjoy your healthy dinner! :)
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