Chicken Curry with Mango and Cream

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Total Time:
30-45 minutes
Serves:4
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Cuisine: Indian Recipe
Technique: Stewed Recipe
Difficulty: Hard

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Ingredients

  • 750 g - Chicken breast fillets
  • 2 tbsp - Ghee or oil
  • 2 - large onions, finely sliced
  • 2 - red chillies, seeded and sliced
  • 1 tsp - grated Ginger
  • 1/4 tsp - Saffron strands
  • 1 tsp - hot water
  • 1/4 tsp - ground white pepper
  • 1/2 tsp - ground Cardamoms
  • 1/2 cup - Cream
  • 2 - ripe mangoes, sliced and drained
  • 1/2 tsp - salt
  • For Mint and Yoghurt raita:
  • 1 cup - plain Yoghurt
  • 1/4 cup - finely chopped fresh Mint leaves
  • 1 - green chilli, seeded and chopped
  • 1 tsp - finely chopped Ginger
  • 1/2 tsp - salt

How to Make Chicken Curry with Mango and Cream

  • Wash chicken under cold water.
  • Pat dry with absorbent paper.
  • Cut chicken into 3 cm wide strips.
  • Heat ghee in a pan, add onions, chilli and ginger and cook until the onions are soft and golden.
  • Cook the saffron strands in a dry pan over low heat until dry and crisp, stirring constantly. Then cool.
  • Place strands in a bowl; crush with the back of a spoon.
  • Add hot water to dissolve.
  • Add the chicken strips, salt, pepper and cardamom to onion mixture in the pan and stir to coat chicken with spices.
  • Add saffron to the pan with the cream.
  • Simmer, uncovered, for 10 minutes.
  • Add the sliced mango to the pan and cook for a further 4 minutes until the mango is heated through and slightly softened.
  • To make mint and yoghurt raita:
  • Mix ingredients together. Serve chilled.