No more cold nights with a warm chicken curry that comes with a hint of ginger-garlic paste, cumin, fried onions and coriander! It’s a flavourful, aromatic and spicy chicken recipe that gives a new colour to your favourite chicken dishes. It is easy to prepare and is perfect for your next family dinner. Jerra Chicken is a classic Indian dish that you can make for lunch or dinner anytime for family and friends.
It is often served with other dishes such as peshwari naan or plain basmati rice. With this quick and easy recipe, there is no need to have the expensive Indian takeaways and save you a lot of time and calories as well! Additionally, this jeera chicken recipe is rich in protein and comes with all the great flavours that you’ve been craving right now.
(Serves 4 Medium Heat/10 mins Prep/20 mins Cooking Time)
- Chicken (4 breast fillets)
- 2 Garlic Cloves
- 2 Chillies
- Fresh Coriander (for garnish - optional)
- 3 tbsp Cooking Oil/low Cal Spray
- 1 tsp Salt
- Jeera Chicken Spices
Peel and finely chop the chillies, garlic and coriander. Skin and wash the chicken and cut into small pieces if using chicken thighs or breast fillets. Add Jeera Chicken Spices sachet with half a tsp salt and mix thoroughly. Leave to stand for 15-30 mins.
Cooking the curry
- Heat the oil/low cal spray in a large non-stick saucepan over medium heat.
- Add Sachet 1 with the garlic and fry for a few seconds.
- Add the marinated chicken and cook for 5 mins stirring occasionally.
- Next, add the chopped chillies, stir and cover with a lid.
- Cook until chicken is tender (approx 20-25 mins) stirring occasionally. Finally, check the seasoning and serve with fresh coriander.
Tip: The chicken will cook in own juices; however if more juice is required to add 175ml water while the chicken is cooking.
Spicentice Jeera Chicken Spice
Jeera chicken is excellent with Salad, Pitta, Bread or Chappatis and your favourite Chutney. Wash down with a cold beer or a glass of traditional iced buttermilk Lassi. Our Jeera Chicken spice let you create the traditional Indian curry that is full of aromatic flavours and unusually dry roasted cumin seeds with the other herbs and spices.
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