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Curried Coconut Chicken

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Ingredients
  Chicken thighs 3⁄4 Pound
  Chicken legs 3⁄4 Pound
  Cornstarch 2 Teaspoon
  Dry sherry 2 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  White pepper 1 Dash
  White new potatoes 2 Large
  Onion 1 Large
  Salad oil 3 Tablespoon
  Curry powder 2 Tablespoon
  Turmeric 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Chili powder 1 Teaspoon
  Chicken broth 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Otherwise Use Canned)
  Coconut milk 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Chopped peanuts 1 Tablespoon
  Chopped green onion 1 Tablespoon
  Chopped cucumber 1 Tablespoon
  Fresh coriander 1 Tablespoon
Directions

Have your meat cutter hack chicken through the bone into 1 1/2 inch pieces; or separate legs and thighs, but leave whole.
In a bowl, combine the cornstarch, sherry, sugar, salt, and pepper.
Add chicken, stir to coat, and let stand for 15 minutes to marinate.
Peel potatoes and cut in 1 1/2 inch chunks.
Cut onion in wide wedges.
In a wide frying pan, heat 2 tablespoons of the oil over medium-high heat.
Add potato and onion and cook, stirring occasionally, for 5 minutes.
Remove vegetables from drippings and set aside.
Add the remaining 1 tablespoon oil.
When oil is hot, add chicken and cook, turning, until browned on all sides.
Push chicken to side of pan.
Add curry powder, turmeric, and chili powder to pan juices and cook, stirring, for 30 seconds.
Return vegetables to pan.
Add chicken broth, coconut milk, and salt.
Bring to a boil, reduce heat, cover, and simmer for 30 minutes.
Remove cover and continue cooking for 15 minutes or until meat is no longer pink and sauce has thickened slightly.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
Chinese
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Boiled
Ingredient: 
Chicken

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do you mean to say 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder or you really mean 12 teaspoon turmeric powder???