Wednesday, September 15, 2010

chicken kolambu

This is my home style chicken curry.I used to try this many times on my own and never got the exact taste of my mom.But today after a long struggle i got near to that.
Here is my chicken taste it..


  • chicken-1kg
  • oil
  • cinnamon-1 stick
  • clove-3
  • star anise-1
  • green chilli-3
  • big onion-1/3(chopped finely)
  • small onion-1(1/2 )cups[saute the small onion and grind it]
  • ginger garlic paste-1/2 cup
  • turmeric powder-1/2 tbsp
  • curry powder-4 tbsp
  • curry leaves
  • coriander leaves
  • salt

  • Heat oil in a pan
  • Add cinnamon,clove and star anise
  • Add big onion and fry well
  • Add Ginger Garlic paste
  • Add green chilli,curry leaves,turmeric powder
  • Add chicken and cook for five minutes
  • Mix the grinded onion and curry powder to the chicken
  • Add salt and enough water
  • Boil till the chicken get cooked
  • Garnish it with coriander leaves


  1. Sounds like a nice comfort food...Yummy chicken curry.

    Pushpa @

  2. Wow the dish looks so the colour of the dish too...

  3. Dear Priya,

    Thanks for dropping by. I can bet that our mom's are the best cooks and can vouch for your mom's chicken curry.
    The gravy looks so creamy and flavorful ..... gorgeous !

    Cheers n Happy Cooking,

  4. Hello Friend. This is a nice looking dish that has much appeal for me. Not only are the ingredients delicious and among my favorites, the fact that your Mother is involved with it's design gives it that special ingredient of LOVE, that makes a dish special. I'll try this one soon. Thanks for visiting my blog. I love new friends with good taste. Nice blog too, Keri

  5. Yum! This sounds wonderful. I love chicken curry and this looks like the perfect recipe. Thanks for sharing...

  6. Its always a wonder how we feel our moms dishes are the best..I guess someday our childrenwill also feel the same way..the recipe sounds yummy.. nice presentation..

  7. was looking for a non goan chicken curry recipe. XD thx for sharing with us!


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