Sweet orange hot curry Chicken

Irisa Raina 9


This was last nights dinner.
We had it with honeyed rice. I think the sweetness of the rice goes well with the heat of the curry.
I'm including the rice recipe also.

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2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
1 small onion, halved and thinly sliced
1 tablespoon unsalted butter
1 tablespoon oil for frying
1 teaspoon fresh squeezed lemon juice
1 cup sweet orange marmalade
3 large roasted garlic cloves
1 tablespoon ginger
½ teaspoon turmeric
4 tablespoons curry powder “ or to taste”
1 teaspoon ground coriander
1 teaspoon kosher or sea salt
1 tablespoon fresh ground pepper
6 ounces frozen green peas defrosted “optional “
4 cups unsweetened coconut milk
3 cups of rice
1 & ½ tablespoon honey
1 teaspoon turmeric
1 teaspoon kosher or sea salt

How to Make Sweet orange hot curry Chicken


  • 1Cut the chicken into bite size pieces.
  • 2Slice the onion into thin slices.
  • 3Fry the chicken and onions in some oil with butter with the curry and black pepper till the chicken is slightly browned.
  • 4This does not need to be fully cooked at this point because it will continue to cook in the milk mixture.
  • 5Mix the coconut milk, lemon juice, marmalade, garlic, ginger, turmeric, coriander, salt in a bowl.
  • 6Add the milk mixture to the chicken and cook for at least 30 minutes or until the chicken is completely cooked.
  • 7As the chicken cooks the sauce will thicken.
  • 8If you are adding the frozen peas, turn off the curry and add the peas, cover and keep it covered till the peas are hot.
  • 10To the water, add the honey and turmeric and Cook according to package directions, drain.
  • 11This is what the rice will look like, the color is as amazing as the taste!

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About Sweet orange hot curry Chicken

Course/Dish: Chicken, Other Main Dishes

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