Chicken Saag

READY IN: 1hr 5mins
Recipe by Creole cookin

My mom and I went to an Indian festival this weekend and enjoyed the best food! I think my stomach wants to move to Mumbai

Top Review by Cathy Kerton-Johnson

Delicious! Quite spicy, my kids struggled a little with the heat. I used fresh baby spinach, and also substituted cream cheese for yoghurt as that's all I had in the fridge. Delicious!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook spinach without water, in covered pan for 5 minutes.
  2. Puree spinach, ginger , garlic and chili with 1/4 cup water.
  3. Heat oil, add bay leaves and pepper corns and onion, stir fry for 6-8 minutes.
  4. Add chopped tomatoes and simmer 5 minutes.
  5. Add curry powder, salt and chili powder, cook 2 minutes.
  6. Add spinach puree and remaining water to pan simmer 5 minutes.
  7. Stir in yogurt 1 tbs at a time simmer 5 minutes.
  8. Add chicken, cover and cook for 25-30 minutes.
  9. Serve with warm naan and yogurt, dust lightly with chili powder.

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