Peanut Chicken

This delicious chicken recipe, inspired by South Asian cuisine, is rich, spicy and delicious This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel

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Peanut Chicken

Main Ingredients Boneless chicken, Smooth peanut butter
Cuisine Fusion
Course Main Course Chicken
Prep Time 6-10 minutes
Cook time 21-25 minutes
Serve 4
Taste Spicy
Level of Cooking Easy
Others Non Veg

Ingredients list for Peanut Chicken

  • 400 grams Boneless chicken , cubed
  • 1 tablespoon Smooth peanut butter
  • 2 medium Onions
  • 2 tablespoons Oil
  • 10-15 Curry leaves
  • 5-6 cloves Garlic
  • 1/4 teaspoon Turmeric powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon Cumin powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon Red chilli powder
  • 2-3 Green chillies , slit
  • 1 cup Coconut milk
  • 2 medium Tomatoes
  • to taste Salt


  1. Quarter onions and chop them in a chopper.
  2. Heat oil in a non-stick pan, add curry leaves and onions, mix and saute till onions soften.
  3. Crush garlic cloves into the pan, mix and saute for 1 minute. Add 2 tbsps water so that the mixture does not burn. Continue to saute till onions are lightly browned.
  4. Add chicken and mix. Add turmeric powder, cumin powder, red chilli powder and green chillies, mix well and saute for 2-3 minutes.
  5. Add peanut butter and coconut milk and mix well and cook for 2-3 minutes.
  6. Cut each tomato into 12 pieces and add to the pan. Add salt, mix well and cook till tomatoes soften and chicken gets cooked.
  7. Transfer into a serving bowl and serve hot.