The Lazy Makoti’s chicken curry

The Lazy Makoti
6 servings Prep: 15 mins, Cooking: 30 mins
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Quick and flavoursome chicken curry from The Lazy Makoti's latest cookbook.

By Independent Contributor October 11 2021
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Ingredients (12)

1 tbsp oil
1 tbsp butter
1 onion — chopped
1 tsp fresh garlic — minced
1 tsp fresh ginger — minced
2 tbsp curry powder
4 chicken breast fillets — cubed
2 tbsp tomato paste
1/4 cup water
salt and black pepper
1/4 cup fresh cream
fresh coriander sambal and limes — finely chopped, to garnish
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In a large saucepan, heat the oil and buttermon medium heat. Add the onion and sautémfor 2-3 minutes.

Add the garlic, ginger and curry powder. Fry till fragrant, 2-3 minutes, ensuring it doesn’t burn.

Add the chicken and toss to coat. Add the tomato paste and water, and cook till the chicken is just done, 10-15 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.

Stir in the cream and simmer for 10 minutes.

Garnish with chopped coriander.

Recipe from The Lazy Makoti’s new cookbook, Hosting with The Lazy Makoti.


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