Maharaja Chicken Curry

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Total Time:
15-30 minutes
Serves:6
Rated 5 based on 100 votes
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Technique: Simmer Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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Ingredients

  • 1 kg - chicken, cut into medium size pieces
  • 3 - onions, chopped finely
  • 2 - large tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 tsp - Ginger paste
  • 2 tsp - Garlic paste
  • 1 tsp - coriander powder
  • 1 tsp - Turmeric powder
  • 1/2 cup - grated Coconut
  • 1/2 tsp - spicy powder or Garam Masala
  • To taste - salt
  • 2 tsp - chopped Coriander leaves
  • 2 tsp - chopped Mint leaves
  • 2 tbsp - oil
  • 2 tsp - chilli powder

How to Make Maharaja Chicken Curry

  • Grind coconut and half the onions to a smooth paste.
  • Heat oil in a pan and fry the remaining onions, till golden brown.
  • Add the ground coconut onion paste and fry for about 5 minutes, on low heat.
  • Add the chilli powder, ginger paste, garlic paste, spicy powder / garam masala, coriander powder, turmeric powder and tomatoes.
  • Keep frying, till the tomatoes are reduced to a pulp.
  • Now add the chicken and mix well.
  • Add salt to taste, 2 cups of water, mint and coriander leaves.
  • Simmer, till the chicken is cooked and the gravy is thick.
  • Serve hot with rice or chapattis. (Add more water if more gravy is required.)