Chicken curry in Coconut milk Recipe - Chicken curry in Coconut milk.

This recipe is contributed by Member Elizabeth Rajiv.

Main Ingredients : Chicken, Coconut milk

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Main Course_Chicken

Chicken curry in Coconut milk

Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Chicken curry in Coconut milk Recipe - how to make Chicken curry in Coconut milk


Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 41-50 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Medium


  • Chicken 1.5 kilogram

  • Coconut milk 1 tablespoon

  • Oil 2 teaspoons

  • Onion finely chopped 4 medium

  • Turmeric powder 1/4 tablespoon

  • Coriander powder 2 tablespoons

  • Red chilli powder 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Kasoori methi

  • Tomato finely chopped 5 medium

  • Salt to taste

  • Ginger-garlic paste 1/4 cup

  • Fresh coriander leaves


Step 1

Marinate the chicken in a large bowl with ginger-garlic paste and mix well. Set aside for half an hour. Pressure cook the chicken with two cups of water for one whistle. Remove and set it aside.

Step 2

Heat oil in a non-stick pan, add onions and saute till golden brown in color. Add turmeric powder, coriander powder, red chilli powder and chicken masala and cook further for a minute.

Step 3

Add kasoori methi and tomatoes and cook til the tomatoes gets cooked. Add salt and chicken and mix well till the mixture coats the chicken and cook for five minutes. Add coconut milk and bring it to boil. Cover the pan and cook for more five minutes.

Step 4

Serve the chicken garnished with coriander leaves.