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Creamy Chicken Korma Recipe

  • Creamy Chicken Korma
  • Creamy Chicken Korma
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About Creamy Chicken Korma Recipe: One of those magical chicken curry recipe that fill up the maximum amount of anyone’s plate at a dinner party. It is rich, creamy, full of spices and a mouth watering flavour that begs to be soaked up along with a piece of fresh roti/naan. It’s much easier recipe to cook than you’d think, as long as you have a few basic Indian spices in your pantry.

  • Total Cook Time 45 mins
  • Prep Time 15 mins
  • Cook Time 30 mins
  • Recipe Servings2
  • Difficult

Ingredients of Creamy Chicken Korma

  • 8 Almonds
  • 8 Cashewnuts
  • 1 tsp Chironjee
  • 1 tsp Khus Khus
  • 2 tsp Dessicated Coconut
  • 4 tbsp Oil
  • 2 Onion
  • 1 cup Dahi
  • 1 tbsp Ghee
  • 10 Cardamom
  • 7 Cloves
  • 2 tsp Garlic
  • 2 tsp Ginger
  • 7 pieces Chicken
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 2 tsp Red Chilli Powder
  • 2 tsp Coriander Powder
  • 1 tsp Garam Masala
  • 1 tsp Saffron
  • 1/2 cup Water

How to Make Creamy Chicken Korma

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Prepare korma paste:

Take almonds, cashewnut, chironji and khus khus in a pan.
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Mix them well and add desiccated coconut to it.
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Grind the mix together.
Creamy Chicken Korma
Take oil in a pan, add onion and saute it until golden brown.
Creamy Chicken Korma
Add the onions to the nuts paste in the grinder and grind all the ingredients.
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Add curd to the paste and mix together.
Creamy Chicken Korma
Take a pan and pour ghee in it. Add cardamom, cloves, garlic and ginger.
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Saute them well and add chicken pieces.
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Add salt, red chilli powder and coriander powder to the pan.
Creamy Chicken Korma
Now add the Curd paste to the pan, mix it well.
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Add water to the pan to make a balanced consistency.
Now put Garam masala and saffron, mix thoroughly.
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Add more water if needed and cover the pan for a while.
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Let it cook for 3-4 minutes.
Serve hot with garnishing of your choice.
Creamy Chicken Korma

Key Ingredients: Almonds, Cashewnuts, Chironjee, Khus Khus, Dessicated Coconut, Oil, Onion, Dahi , Ghee, Cardamom, Cloves, Garlic, Ginger, Chicken, Salt, Red Chilli Powder, Coriander Powder, Garam Masala, Saffron, Water

Recipe Notes

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