Simple chicken curry recipe

Simple chicken curry recipe

If you are seeking for a curry recipe that are easier to make then today’s the day when you can learn to cook simple chicken curry recipe. I’d add it’s not just very easy to make but also it is great in taste.

If you probably have tasted a lot of curry recipes so far then you should give this recipe a try.

When the first time I stumble upon this simple chicken curry recipe I was wondering if I am going to do the right thing making this dish.

But after very first bite, my whole family were shouting out loudly and there was smile on every face. I really had the luck to learn this simple chicken curry recipe from a friend of mine.

If you happen to know a lot of curry recipes you should know the process is quite similar to other curry recipe. Simple preparing marinade the make sauce and add the chicken and cook finally.

I confess, yes it is, it is just like yet another curry recipe like any curry is made but a little magical variation make this dish super tasty and long to remember that you have eaten something like curry but not yet another curry.

Simple chicken curry recipe
by Swati M.

Simple chicken curry recipe

  • Course Main Course
  • Cuisine Asian, Indian
  • Keyword Simple chicken curry recipe

Everybody does like to eat curry recipe and it becomes more rejoicing when you found a simple chicken curry recipe that is easy to cook. Recipes made with chicken are easier to make and they are of good taste. Our today's delight simple chicken curry recipe is very delicious and very easy to make.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 4 People
Calories 240 kcal


For marinade

  • 4 lbs or 900 gram of chicken pieces
  • 2 tablespoons of ginger garlic paste
  • 1 tablespoon of lemon juice
  • Salt

For curry

  • 4 medium-sized chopped onions
  • 4 green chillies slit
  • 1 teaspoon of cumin seeds
  • 3 bay leaves
  • 10 cloves of garlic
  • 1 1/2 inch of ginger
  • 5 green cardamoms
  • 10 black peppers
  • 5 cloves
  • 4 medium-sized chopped tomatoes
  • 1/2 teaspoon of turmeric powder
  • 1 teaspoon of red chilli powder
  • 1 teaspoon of coriander powder
  • 1 teaspoon of garam masala or allspice powder
  • Oil as required
  • Salt to taste

For tempering

  • 1 tablespoon of clarified butter
  • 2 green chillies slit
  • 1/2 inch of fried grated ginger
  • 2 tablespoon of coriander leaves to garnish


  1. Wash the chicken pieces in running water then wash using kitchen towel so no moisture remains on the chicken. Rub the chicken pieces with ginger garlic paste from all sides.

  2. Sprinkle lemon juice and salt over the chicken. Cover the bowl and let the chicken pieces to marinate for next 30 minutes or overnight in a refrigerator.

  3. Use a blender or a food processor to make fine paste of chopped onions, garlic, ginger and green chillies. Add a little water, if required.

  4. Take a medium-sized saucepan and heat 2 tablespoons of oil. Add the cumin seeds and when they start splattering add the bay leaves, cinnamon, green cardamom, black pepper and cloves.

  5. When you can smell an aromatic smell coming out from the spices add the fine paste of chopped onions, green chillies and ginger garlic paste. Mix it well.

  6. On medium flame stir fry until it turns golden brown in color. Add the chopped tomatoes, turmeric powder, red chilli powder, coriander powder and salt.

  7. When the tomatoes melt nicely add the chicken pieces with garam masala or allspice powder. Fry for 2 to 3 minutes. Stir it nicely so the spices get nice coat of it.

  8. Add the water depending on the desired consistency required. Shift everything to a pressure cooker. Cover and cook for 3 to 4 whistle. Wait until whistle open itself.

  9. If you want to cook the dish in a pan cover and cook on low flame for next 20 to 25 minutes or it comes to your desired consistency of gravy.

  10. In a small bowl heat 1 tablespoon of clarified butter. When it is hot add the green chillies, grated ginger and coriander leaves. Fry it for 1 to 2 minutes then shift it instantly to the pan.

Nothing can be as comfort as this simple chicken curry recipe that is great in taste and has a wonderful texture to increase your appetite.

The chicken curry is blessed by above because of the mouth-watering taste it has. Whoever eats is always having been fond of eating this great dish.

I have been cooking Japanese, Thai, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Korean, Chinese and many other Asian curries but this one is really something out of the box.

I have sheer luck finding a great curry recipe then you don’t have to waste your time seeking for a dish that can easily be cooked at home in your very own kitchen.

I will definitely like to request whoever came across my website to give this a try and write back your comment at the below section.

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