Chicken Jalfrezi January 01, 2012 15:52

A very quick dish, it tastes really fantastic too, enjoy ! This months recipe is also available as a video, click here to watch

Ingredients                                                         serves 4

2 cloves garlic, chopped 750g skinless chicken thigh fillets, cut in half 3 tsp ground turmeric 1 onion finely grated 1 tsp red chilli powder 1 tsp salt 400g chopped tomatoes 30g ghee 3 tsp ground cumin 3 tsp ground coriander 2 tbsp grated fresh ginger 30g fresh coriander, leaves roughly chopped oil for cooking

Method

•    Heat up about 2 tbsp of oil in a deep frying pan and fry the onion and garlic for 2 minutes over high heat. •    Mix in the chicken, turmeric, chili powder and salt. Gently fry for 5-10 minutes or until golden, turning the chicken frequently. •    Mix in the tomatoes, cover and stir fry over medium heat up for 20 minutes. Uncover and simmer (boil slowly at low temperature) for 10 minutes to let all the excess liquid evaporate and the sauce thicken. •    Mix in the ghee or oil, cumin, ground coriander, ginger and fresh coriander and simmer  for 5-7 minutes or until the fat separates out from the thick sauce.