"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > Chicken, Turkey & other Fowl
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 09-15-2004, 11:22 AM   #1
Chef Extraordinaire
 
kitchenelf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 19,725
Send a message via MSN to kitchenelf
Chicken Curry

Here's a simple chicken curry. Use a skillet large enough pieces of chicken are in a single layer or close to it anyway.

Start with about 5# of chicken pieces. Melt about 1/3 cup butter (can be less but the butter does lend some flavor. So you can mix butter and olive oil if you want to). Brown 1 large white onion , about 3 carrots roughly chopped and remove. Brown chicken pieces in this same skillet. Replace the onion and add 3 TBS curry powder (or to taste). Pour 3 cups of boiliing water over the chicken, onion, and carrots, add plenty of salt and pepper , your coconut milk, and simmer until chicken is tender (about 30 minutes). Remove chicken to a plate. Mix 1/4 cup flour with 1/4 cup cold water and add to broth and stir constantly until thick and smooth.

Either pour mixture over chicken in a large bowl or add chicken back to mixture and reheat.

This is BEST when made earlier in the day and eaten for dinner - however, that is not necessary. We like ours with just plain white rice.

An interesting side note - By mistake I made some really good dumplings and we didn't need the rice. Mix 1/4 or slightly more flour with the same amount of broth from the dish. Stir well, do not cover and shake or it will explode, and pour back in liquid in skillet while stirring with a wooden spoon. Keep stirring so the dumplings aren't too big but they should form ok. :oops: It's not lumpy gravy - it's dumplings!!!! :roll: (That's my story and I'm stickin' to it!!)

__________________
kitchenelf

"Count yourself...you ain't so many" - quote from Buck's Daddy
kitchenelf is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
None

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Green Curry Chicken kansasgirl Chicken, Turkey & other Fowl 0 01-29-2005 08:12 PM
Curry Chicken with Coconut Milk served with Spiced Rice kitchenelf International Cuisines and Ethnic Cookery 4 01-02-2005 09:01 AM
Curry Chicken W/Coconut Milk and Spiced Basmati Rice kitchenelf Casseroles 0 11-16-2003 04:05 PM
Southern Fried Chicken Chef Brian Chicken, Turkey & other Fowl 0 05-10-2002 11:26 AM


» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:06 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.