chicken curry in 15 minutes (kerala style)

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Everyone loves chicken .Don’t just postpone your chicken special treats for the weekend.Here us the recipe for chicken curry which can be prepared in 15 mins.

Ingredients:

chicken-1/2 kg

coconut-1 cup

tomato-2 nos

curd-2 tsp

To grind:

cardamom-1 

cinnamon-small bark

saunf-1/4 tsp

mustard-1/4 tsp

kus kus-1/4 tsp

small onion -3 nos

ginger garlic -2 tsp

pepper – 3 tsp

Method:

Marinate the chicken with curd and keep it aside.

In the mean time,pour oil in a pressure cooker.

Add curry leaves and let it splutter.

Add the ground ingredients to it and saute it till you get nice aroma.

Add tomatoes and chicken ,pour 1/2 cup hot water and close the lid of cooker.

After 3 whistles,check if  the chicken is well cooked.

Simple yet tasty chicken curry is ready

Tips To Select Fresh Produce From Market

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Once i went to nearby market to buy fresh vegetable and fruits.Though i have been there a lot of times,i have always accompanied someone with me .But this time i was a loner standing among the chaos .

One can easily visualize the scene of indian market with grocers shouting the prices,hawkers protruding into the street beyond the pavements,stale smell of rotten vegetables and fruits mixed with wonderful aromas of fried pakoras,samosas,bajji and filter coffee. Being alone i soon realised how could i select fresh produce from a heap or on what parameters can i judge its quality and freshness.how could i trust if the grocers are giving me old stock of veggies or if he is simply scaling up the prices.

Here I am giving you some tips to buy fresh produce  of vegetable and fruits from market.

 Leafy greens:Always notice if the leaves are tender  and fresh with no fungus and insects or leaves with holes.Go for a brightly coloured ones. Continue reading

How to make chicken curry

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HOT SPICY CHICKEN FRY

With holidays round the corner and family at home .With the chilly weather the time sounds right for something spicy.so we are going to try something spicy and super easy this time.Lets try out with everyone favorite chicken.
So the recipe for the day is HOT SPICY CHICKEN FRY.

Things required:
Chicken -1/2 kg
curd-2 tsp
salt-to taste
oil-4 tsp
curry leaves-handful
To Grind:
cumin-1/2 tsp
red chilli powder-2 tsp
coriander powder-2 tsp
pepper:3/4 tsp
cloves -4
cardamom -2
poppy seeds-a pinch
saunf -1/4 tsp
ground cinnamon-1/4 tsp
ginger garlic paste -2 tsp
onion -2 nos
tomato-2
hot water -1 cup

 

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PREPARATION METHOD:

Marinate the chicken with curd .

add salt to taste.set it aside for an hour

pour oil into the vessel and add curry leaves into it.

Add ginger garlic paste and saute it thoroughly till it turns brown.

Add onions and saute it well till its golden brown.

Add the ground spices (mentioned above) to it and saute it in low flame.

Now add the marinated chicken and mix it well with the masala.

Keep sauteing till the chicken is tenderly cooked.

Add tomatoes and keep mixing it well in low flame.

Add 1 cup of water to it

Check if the chicken is cooked and the masala is blended into it .

Continue sauteing till the oil seperates from the masala.

GARNISH IT WITH CURRY LEAVES….ITS SUPER EASY!!!

 

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MOUTH WATERING SPICY CHICKEN FRY IS READY.
CAN BE TAKEN ALONG WITH RICE AND CHAPATTI

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