Badami Chicken Curry, Almond Chicken Curry or Chicken Curry with Almonds as the name suggests is a rich chicken curry made along with almonds.

Badami Chicken Curry

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Indian
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 551 kcal
Author: Neha Mathur

Badami Chicken Curry, Almond Chicken Curry or Chicken Curry with Almonds as the name suggests is a rich chicken curry made along with almonds.

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Ingredients

  • 1 kg Chicken Curry Cut
  • 3 tbsp Vegetable Oil
  • 2 tbsp Ghee
  • 2-3 Cloves
  • 2-3 Black peppercorn
  • 1 inch Cinnamon
  • 2-3 Black Cardamom
  • 2 Bay Leaf
  • 1 and 1/2 cup Onion Finely Chopped
  • 2 tsp Ginger Grated
  • 2 tsp Garlic Grated
  • 1/2 cup Curd Whisked with 1 tsp Maida
  • 2-3 Green Chilli Slit into half
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric powder
  • 1 tsp Coriander Powder
  • 1 tsp Red Chilli Powder
  • Salt to taste
  • 20-25 Almonds Blanched, peeled and made into a paste
  • 1/2 cup Milk
  • 1/4 cup Fresh Cream
  • 2 tbsp Kasuri Methi

Instructions

  1. Heat vegetable oil and ghee in a pan.

  2. Once the oil is hot, add cloves, black peppercorn, cinnamon, black cardamom and bay leaf and let them crackle for a few seconds.

  3. Add onion and fry until slightly browned.

  4. Add ginger and garlic and fry for 2 minutes.

  5. Now add chicken and cook on high heat for 4-5 minutes.

  6. Add curd and green chilli and cook for 2-3 minutes.

  7. Add turmeric powder, coriander powder, red chilli powder, salt and almond paste.

  8. Now add milk and 1/2 cup water and cover and cook until chicken is done.

  9. Remove the lid and cook until the gravy is slightly thickened.

  10. Add fresh cream and kauri methi and mix well.

  11. Serve hot with naan.

Nutrition Facts
Badami Chicken Curry
Amount Per Serving
Calories 551 Calories from Fat 405
% Daily Value*
Fat 45g69%
Saturated Fat 22g138%
Cholesterol 132mg44%
Sodium 203mg9%
Potassium 418mg12%
Carbohydrates 9g3%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 3g3%
Protein 27g54%
Vitamin A 650IU13%
Vitamin C 7.1mg9%
Calcium 103mg10%
Iron 2.2mg12%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.