Coconut Curry Chicken is a creamy Indian curry dish made using chicken pieces, coconut milk and spices. Do try this Indian chicken curry recipe with naan or steamed rice for a delectable meal.

Chicken In Coconut Gravy

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Indian
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 406 kcal
Author: Neha Mathur

Coconut Curry Chicken is a creamy Indian curry dish made using chicken pieces, coconut milk and spices. Do try this Indian chicken curry recipe with naan or steamed rice for a delectable meal. Here is how to make Coconut Curry Chicken Recipe all in 30 minutes.

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Ingredients

  • 4 tbsp Vegetable Oil
  • 1 tsp Fennel Seeds
  • 1 tsp Cumin Seeds
  • 15-20 Curry Leaves
  • 6-7 Green Chillies
  • 1 cup Onion Chopped
  • 1/2 cup Tomato Chopped
  • 1 tsp Coriander Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric Powder
  • 2 tsp Kashmiri Red Chilli Powder
  • Salt to taste
  • 500 g Chicken Curry Cut
  • 1 cup Water
  • 1/2 tsp Garam Masala Powder
  • 1 cup Coconut Milk
  • 2 tbsp Fresh Coriander Chopped

Instructions

  1. Heat vegetable oil in a pan.

  2. Once the oil is hot, add fennel seeds, cumin seeds, curry leaves and green chillies and fry for a few seconds.

  3. Add onion and fry until they turn slightly browned.

  4. Add tomato and cook for 3-4 minutes.

  5. Now add coriander powder, turmeric powder, red chilli powder and salt to taste and cook until oil starts to separate from the sides.

  6. Add chicken and fry on high heat for 3-4 minutes.

  7. Add water and cover the pan.

  8. Cook until chicken is softened.

  9. Add garam masala powder and coconut milk and cook for 10-12 minutes on low heat.

  10. Garnish with fresh coriander.

  11. Serve hot.

Recipe Notes

You can use boneless chicken cubes in this recipe too.

Using homemade coconut milk gives the best result, however canned milk works great too.

 

Nutrition Facts
Chicken In Coconut Gravy
Amount Per Serving
Calories 406 Calories from Fat 315
% Daily Value*
Fat 35g54%
Saturated Fat 24g150%
Cholesterol 45mg15%
Sodium 304mg13%
Potassium 376mg11%
Carbohydrates 13g4%
Fiber 4g17%
Sugar 5g6%
Protein 13g26%
Vitamin A 795IU16%
Vitamin C 91mg110%
Calcium 57mg6%
Iron 3mg17%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.