Madras Chicken Curry

Ingredients
2 lb chicken cubed
2 finely minced onions
3 cloves garlic minced
1 inch ginger minced
4 chopped ripe tomatoes
3 oz vegetable oil
3 gently crushed cardamom pods
6 cloves
2 inch cinnamon stick
1 tbsp. ground coriander
1 tsp. ground turmeric
½ tsp. cumin
½ ground red chillies
½ ground fenugreek
1 tsp. paprika
2 tbsp. lemon
Salt

Method

– In a deep saucepan heat the oil to a high temperature. Add the
onions, fry until the onions take on a rich golden brown.

– Add ginger and garlic.  Stir and cook for a minute. Now add all the spices. Fry for a minute or two.

–  Turn heat to medium-low and add salt, chillies and tomatoes.  Fry till tomatoes cook into a paste.

– Add chicken and coat the chicken with the spices.  Saute the chicken and then add a cup of water. Bring the dish to boil then reduce the heat and simmer for 20 minutes or more.
Turn heat on low and cook on low  until the meat falls easily off the bone and the curry thickens about 30 minutes.

Add a cup of water. Bring to the boil then reduce the heat and simmer for 15 to 20 minutes.

http://store.indianfoodsco.com/InfoPage.CFM?PageId=RecChickenMadras002

Just before serving, add lemon juice. Serve with rice.

Advertisements

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

One Response to “Madras Chicken Curry”

  1. joejhorn Says:

    Hello, nice blog. I just read your recipe and visited your blog for the first time today. I just posted an entry on my blog about chicken curry with a yogurt sauce. Come by and check it out if you can and let me know what you think.
    http://cookingquest.wordpress.com

    Thanks,.

    Joe

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: