The Chicken Curry That You Crave

Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 50 mins

This is a recipe that I got from my friend's mother when I was pregnant with my first child, and craving chicken curry. This is an authentic Desi recipe. Serve with basmati rice or enjoy with bread.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Make the Curry by putting all the Curry ingredients in the blender and blending them until they make a smooth sauce. Reserve til needed.
  2. Heat the oil in a 5 quart pot.
  3. Toss the chicken, the ginger/garlic paste, and the spices in the pot for about 4-5 minutes.
  4. Pour the Curry on top of the chicken.
  5. Fill the Blender with 1/2 cup water and stir around to catch any sauce that didn't come out. Then pour the water over the chicken.
  6. Bring the Curry to a boil.
  7. Cover, reduce heat and simmer for about 45 minutes or until chicken pieces start to seperate from bones.
  8. Serve with yogurt and either basmati rice or bread.
  9. Enjoy :).


Most Helpful

Not to be mean, but yucko! I followed the recip exactly and when it was done all I could taste was salt. Then I noticed that there isn't even any actual curry in the recipe! It took almost everything in my spice rack plus a can of tomatoes to make it edible, but it still wasn't good. If you're looking for a nice Indian curry, this is not the way to go.

spade28 July 22, 2009

Excellent dish! Easy to make and sooo good. It's a keeper in our house :)

tatyanar30 December 21, 2008

YYYYYUUUUMMMMYYYY!!!!!This is a MUST try recipe. It's now a recipe that I've made about 4 times in the past 1 1/2 month. DH, kids, and even my sister (who is really picky) loved this dish! The combo of spices is excellent. Thanks bundura :)

Um ahmad al gimzawie March 21, 2007

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