Basil Chicken | How to make Basil Chicken

By Bobby Kochar  |  18th Nov 2016  |  
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About Basil Chicken Recipe

This National cuisine of Thailand is light, aromatic, spicy, sweet and tangy. Though it doesn't need an introduction with Thai joints mushrooming all over the world, this cuisine has a complex appeal with an interplay of taste.

Basil Chicken is a delicious dish which is liked by people of all age groups. Basil Chicken by Bobby Kochar has a step by step process of how to make the dish. This makes it very easy to understand for even beginners. This recipe can serve 4 people. You can find Basil Chicken at many restaurants and you can also prepare this at home. This authentic and mouthwatering Basil Chicken takes 15 minutes for the preparation and 15 minutes for cooking. When you want to prepare something delicious for a party or special occasion then Basil Chicken is a good option for you. The flavour of Basil Chicken is tempting and you will enjoy each bite of this. Try this Basil Chicken on weekends and impress your family and friends. You can comment and rate the Basil Chicken recipe on the page below.

Basil Chicken

Ingredients to make Basil Chicken

  • 3 tbsp oil
  • 6 onions, finely chopped
  • 4 garlic cloves, chopped
  • 2 Bird's eye chillies
  • 600 gms chicken breast, chopped into bite size pieces
  • 3 tbsp fish sauce
  • 2 Cups Basil Leaves, chopped
  • 2 tbsp Brown sugar
  • 2 tbsp Light Soya Sauce
  • 1 tsp chilli paste
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 2 tsp corn starch

How to make Basil Chicken

  1. Heat oil in a skillet. Then add in the onions and saute till it's translucent.
  2. Next, add in the garlic and chillies, let it cook for a minute. Now add in the chicken and cook till it's done.
  3. Add half of the basil leaves.
  4. In a bowl, combine the brown sugar, fish sauce, soya sauce, salt and chilli paste and add it to the chicken.
  5. Cook it for a minute. Then pour in the water and corn starch and cook for another minute.
  6. Add rest of the basil leaves and saute for a minute.
  7. Serve it with steamed rice.

Reviews for Basil Chicken (2)

Bindiya Sharma2 years ago

love all the flavours in this Chicken curry!

Andrea Srivastava2 years ago

The flavour of basil in this chicken dish must be amazing!

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