Chicken curry | How to make Chicken curry

By Sujata Limbu  |  17th Dec 2015  |  
4.7 from 21 reviews Rate It!
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Chicken curryby Sujata Limbu
  • Prep Time

    15

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  • Cook Time

    30

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  • Serves

    3

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About Chicken curry Recipe

A chicken curry that will tingle your taste buds

Chicken curry

Ingredients to make Chicken curry

  • ½ kg chicken
  • 2 medium sized onions, finely chopped
  • 1 medium sized tomato, finely chopped
  • 2 green chillies, slit
  • 1/4 tsp turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp red chili powder
  • 1 tsp garam masala powder
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 3 cardamoms
  • 6 cloves
  • 3 inch cinnamon stick
  • Few peppercorns
  • 1 tbsp ginger-garlic paste
  • 2 tbsp yogurt
  • 2-3 tbsp oil
  • salt to taste
  • Few coriander leaves, to garnish

How to make Chicken curry

  1. Wash the chicken pieces thoroughly and drain the water.
  2. Heat oil in a pan/kadai, add the green chillies and dry spices, fry till a beautiful aroma develops.
  3. Then add onions and fry till they turn golden in colour. Then add the ginger-garlic paste and stir fry till the raw smell disappears.
  4. Now add in salt, tomatoes and turmeric together, stir well and fry till the mixture becomes dry. Cover with a lid and let it simmer and cook till the tomato softens.
  5. Add the chicken and stir fry till it turns white in colour. Then add red chili powder, and salt, mix well and fry for another minutes.
  6. Pour water just enough to immerse the chicken. Do not add too much water, curry will become runny.cover and cook on a medium flame till the chicken is half cooked
  7. Add garam masala and curd. Mix well and cook till the chicken is cooked soft and tender.
  8. Serve with rice, chapathi or biryani.

Reviews for Chicken curry (21)

Pavana Shetty2 months ago

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felix stanley5 months ago

This looks really popular Sujata! Would I be able to post this recipe on my website under your name in the UK? If so - an image of yourself would be even better! You can find me via @the_felixster. Thank you!
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James Hardinga year ago

Delicious curry and really simple to make.
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Vineet Naira year ago

Turned out delicious
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Sharada Mohapatra2 years ago

Yummy
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Smasher Pawan2 years ago

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Kamini Pawar2 years ago

Delicious yr:clap::clap::ok_hand:
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Mukesh Reddy2 years ago

Very delicious recipe! And very simple to cook too.
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Manisha Shukla2 years ago

Delicious curry.
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Sasmita Mohanty2 years ago

Delicious
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Bharti Mahesh Vala2 years ago

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Monica Pulluri2 years ago

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AKSHITH SIRIGIRI2 years ago

Awesome
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SADIYA ASHRAF2 years ago

Bahut teste recipe bani
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Anushree Loke Vinay3 years ago

Tried today n it was delicious. Loved it
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Gloria Singh Dcosta3 years ago

Wow Amazing thanks dear
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Shivaji Rao3 years ago

Thanks , will give surprise to my mom 2morrow
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Priti Masih3 years ago

nice
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shalini chawla4 years ago

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Shanta Sharma4 years ago

nice
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Binita Bhowmik4 years ago

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