Indian Recipes by Geetha

Hi all!

Here is the first of many recipes from the Indian sub-continent. To help me post recipes that you want, please feel free to request for them. Thanks! :stuck_out_tongue:

INDIAN CHICKEN CURRY

INGREDIENTS:
8 bone-in chicken breast halves, skinless
salt and pepper to taste
1 tablespoon olive oil
2 onions, peeled and quartered
1 teaspoon finely chopped fresh ginger root
1 teaspoon crushed garlic
1 tablespoon hot (Madras) curry powder
1 (15 ounce) can tomato sauce
1 (10 ounce) can coconut milk
4 whole cloves
4 pods cardamom
1 cinnamon stick
salt to taste

DIRECTIONS:
• Rinse chicken and pat dry; season with salt and pepper to taste. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium high heat, then saute chicken until browned. Remove chicken from skillet and set aside.

• Saute onions in skillet until translucent; add ginger and garlic and saute until fragrant, then stir in curry powder.

• Return chicken to skillet and add tomato sauce, coconut milk, cloves, cardamom and cinnamon stick. Season with salt to taste and stir all together.

• Reduce heat to low and simmer until chicken is tender and cooked through (no longer pink inside), about 20 to 25 minutes.