Red Pepper Chicken Mint Curry

Spicy chicken curry with mint leaves and red pepper/capsicum

Red Pepper Chicken Mint Curry

Spicy chicken curry with mint leaves and red pepper/capsicum

Category : Non-Vegetarian, Chicken

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By Nija Manish

Published On: 06 Sep 2004

Rating: 3
18 Votes, 7 Reviews
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30 Minutes
Served : 4
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Ingredients

Directions

Step 1

Remove the skin and cut the chicken into small pieces and keep aside.

Step 2

Put garlic, ginger, green chillies, mint leaves and little water in a blender and puree the mixture.

Step 3

:- It`s ok, if the qty of water is more.

Step 4

Heat oil in a pan.

Step 5

Add mustard seeds and allow it to crackle.

Step 6

Add the sliced red onion, some salt and fry, till brown.

Step 7

Add fresh curry leaves and continue frying.

Step 8

:- Make sure to tear the curry leaves to bring out the flavour.

Step 9

Add all the above spice powders including garam masala along with salt and fry for few minutes.

Step 10

Add the ripe tomato and saute, until well blended.

Step 11

Add the garlic-ginger/mint puree and let it boil.

Step 12

When it starts boiling, add the chicken pieces and cover with the lid.

Step 13

Cook on a medium flame.

Step 14

:- The juice of the chicken will come out and cook it. Hence, add water only, if necessary.

Step 15

When the chicken becomes tender or almost done, add the sliced red capsicum and let it boil.

Step 16

When the chicken is done & capsicum is tender, sprinkle a pinch or two of garam masala on top along with chopped coriander leaves.

Step 17

Close with a lid, switch off the flame and keep aside for few minutes.

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Dina

Not bad :) Something different and tasty. Thanks for posting this recipe.

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Anuja

Awesome recipe. Very simple and very different.

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Anuja

Awesome recipe. Very simple and very different.

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Jitesh

Cool!!

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Susy George

This wasn`t time consuming at all. Everybody loved this dish. I guess the red capsicum & Mint leaf combination did the trick. Totally different from the other chicken dishes I`ve tried. Thanx

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Reshmi

Easy to make and delicious!!

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Sheena Mohan

I am newly married.....no much experience in cooking. Well this receipe surprised my family!! Thanks!

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